Splendid Family - Student Placement (2528)

Student Placement

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Student Placement 2022/23

Salary £19760

Our 12-month work placement will provide you with all round experience of Five Star Hospitality. With rotations in key departments (including Food & Beverage, Front of House, Housekeeping, Sales & Marketing), you will gain core skills and experience to begin your hospitality career. Further to this, you will have opportunity to present your ideas for change to the General Manager and Leadership Team and will be asked to project manage them through to delivery.

What we offer you

We want our staff to enjoy coming to work and provide a friendly and supportive environment for you to work in. You’ll develop personally through meeting and working with people from all over the world as we create memorable guest experiences together, and you’ll have the opportunity to explore the business, spending 1-3 months in key teams. In addition, we offer:

  • Straight shifts only
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Meals provided on shift
  • Five star training
  • Amazing incentive schemes
  • 28 holiday days (pro rata for part time)
  • Automatic Enrolment into a workplace pension scheme
  • Heavily discounted hotel stays and food & beverage discounts
  • Amazing high street and lifestyle savings for you and your family
  • Uniform
  • 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme for you and your family

About us

The Grand was originally built in 1906 as a ‘Palace of Business’ for one of the most powerful railway companies in Edwardian England. The Grand, York is part of Splendid Hospitality Group and only a few minutes' walk from York Railway Station. There are also great bus links from all areas of the city.

What do we need from you?

  • You’re currently studying towards a degree ideally in either Hospitality or similar
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills
  • Resourceful and committed
  • Able to influence at all levels
  • Able to work cross functionally and collaboratively on key projects
  • Confident to learn new systems, however must be able to use Microsoft Office (inc Word, Excel & Powerpoint)
  • The Right to work in the UK

What happens next                                                             

Does this placement match your ambition? Apply now, this takes second, you’ll just need to provide some contact details along with a CV.  Next, we’ll review your details, and if successful we’ll invite you to meet one of the team to learn more about you, your experience and let us tell more about the Splendid Hospitality Group.

The Splendid Hospitality Group is an equal opportunities employer and a disability confident committed employer, committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture.

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