Restaurant recruitment agency listing
From restaurant managers to front of house staff, restaurant recruitment agencies will commonly be approached by UK-wide or local clients to fill a range of vacancies within the catering industry. Job roles within the sector can vary but the majority of staff will be responsible for ensuring the smooth operation of the restaurant / establishment whilst delivering an excellent dining experience to customers.
Front of house staff will be required to interact directly with customers and may carry out duties such as serving food & drink, taking payments and dealing with dining queries. Kitchen staff on the other hand, will be expected to respond to customer orders and support more senior members of the team. Other positions include sommelier, bar staff and restaurant manager, with the latter being responsible for the management of all areas. Due to the nature of the job, many candidates are employed on a part time basis with weekend and evening work being the industry norm.
Restaurant staff salaries
Restaurant staff will receive differing salaries depending on the role and organisation, however the average salary for the industry is around £23,000 per annum. Front of house staff such as waiters / waitresses will usually see starting earnings of £12,000, whilst senior professionals including head chefs and restaurant managers can potentially command £50,000+.
Entry requirements and experience
Restaurant jobs don't typically require academic qualifications, but some disciplines will need role specific training. Chefs and other kitchen staff will most likely complete catering education via a BTEC or HND accredited course. The majority of candidates will find that their personality is the biggest barrier to entry and charismatic, friendly and helpful staff are usually the most common to be sourced by hospitality recruitment agencies. Managers will often have entered the industry through an entry-level role and will have progressed to a senior title though experience and an accumulation of skills.
Key industries and employers
Accomplished industry recruiters will work alongside independent eateries, high-street chains or international hotel groups to place high quality candidates into permanent, temporary or seasonal restaurant jobs. This may be locally or nationwide depending on the size of the agency.
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Displaying 13 of 36 Agencies that recruit for Restaurant jobs in the Catering and Hospitality industry.
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The Best Connection
The Best Connection specialises in the supply of flexible workforce solutions to the industrial, warehouse, distribution & logistics, retail, and food sectors. If you are a candidate seeking employment, or a client looking for staff, please feel free to call one of our consultants who will help find the perfect match.
Top Job Recruitment
Welcome to Top Job we have been around for a while now and we think we have got a fair idea of what it takes to get Essex and Suffolk working. We offer a Professional and personal service to both our candidates and clients whilst at all times maintaining a high quality service, incorporating honesty and integrity in all we do.
Discover Retail Limited
At Discover Retail we specialise in Management level recruitment only. We partner Restaurant, Catering and Hotel businesses across the UK working alongside high street restaurant brands, well known Hotel chains, Pubs brands and Boutique Independents.We headhunt untapped talent, attracting a unique candidate that fits the culture your business adopts.
CEIS Business and Recruitment Services Limited
CEIS has been providing recruitment and business services to various industries/sectors throughout Scotland and further afield since 2006, always using local personnel. Working closely with businesses, CEIS can provide a creative and quality recruitment service, eliminating the time consuming and sometimes expensive advertising and recruitment processes.
Based in the North West and supplying culinary staff across the UK, Catermatch Solutions are specialist recruiters for the Catering industry. We reference check, interview and assess the skills of candidates across all roles in the sector, covering areas including Kitchen, Restaurant, Front Office and Management. From Michelin star establishments to wedding settings, we offer an efficient recruitment service with 100% satisfaction guaranteed.
Quality Link Recruitment is a specialist division of Brightwork that is dedicated to bringing the very best in Hospitality to Bars, Restaurants and Events Teams across Scotland. We appreciate the industry's reputation for high staff turnover and that's why we deliver personnel for ad-hoc, seasonal or permanent positions. Chefs? Pub Managers? Waiting staff? We can source and deploy employees for any role.
Berry Recruitment - Catering & Hospitality Division
Berry Recruitment are accomplished restaurant recruiters and can source candidates for all sector roles including waiting staff, sommelier, restaurant managers and chefs of all levels. We are proud to dedicate an expert catering division to dealing with the demands of our restaurant clients and will recommend a shortlist of top professionals for permanent, temporary and seasonal roles. We are available 24/7 and character assess all candidates.
Contract Options Catering Division
Established in 1994 Contract Options specialises in temporary and permanent staffing solutions for both front and back of house. Our consultants are seasoned industry professionals who understand the diverse nature of catering. Candidates are skills & knowledge tested upon registration interviewed & referenced. Temporary staff can be supplied at competitive hourly rates, permanent positions can be placed via a fixed fee or temp-to perm solution.
Richards Events & Recruitment Services Limited
Richards Events Catering division have in excess of 30 experience providing Catering and Hospitality staff from Waiting, Bar and Wine Waiters to Front of House reception, Chefs and KPs to some of the most prestigious events and Hotels in the UK. Our hand picked team members are customer focussed, professional, smart and well presented and keen to ensure that your clientele leave your event or venue with fond memories.
Enterprise Employment specialise in the supply of both a Temporary and Permanent workforce to the Industrial, Environmental, Commercial and Catering Sectors providing a fully comprehensive staffing solution with the most competitive price plans in the industry.
AJW Recruitment is an independent privately owned recruitment agency with a fresh and honest approach to recruitment. Getting to know both clients and candidates and what each person is looking for so I can successfully place people in the right jobs to give full job satisfaction and get the client the staff.
Multitask Personnel Ltd
We here at multitask Personnel have some of the biggest Airport contract in the hospitality industry.We provide temporary and permanent recruitment services to the Hospitality Industry on a nationwide basis. We provide all levels of personnel from team members right through to senior management including volume recruitment drives for new openings.
As an established recruitment specialist, we're the chosen recruitment partner for many of the UK's leading hospitality and catering companies. Detail2Leisure can help you make the right choice when it comes to furthering your career. We are passionate about delivering fantastic service, giving quality job advice and support. We are committed to matching the right candidates with the right vacancies..