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Pickwick Hall is looking for a Live-In Evening Receptionist in London

The Evening Receptionist's role is to help our guests' to feel comfortable on arrival at Pickwick Hall and during the time that the Receptionist is on duty. Also to take payment and to record arrivals and billings; prepare for the next day's breakfast and check security.

What are you going to do

  • Welcome guests, make them feel comfortable to have arrived at Pickwick Hall.
  • Complete administration of arrival with guests. Take payment by cash or credit card.
  • Explain breakfast times, facilities of the hostel and show guests to their bedrooms making sure that it is as they expected.
  • Record arrival and payment on custom computer system.
  • Talking to guests as much or little as they and you like.
  • Prepare for next day's breakfast. Lay tables; fill sugar and jam bowls. Shop for milk and bread as needed.
  • Check security of building. Be prepared to respond to fire alarm.

What we offer:

  • Free Accommodation!
  • No rent, No utility bills
  • Free WiFi
  • Free heating and hot water and showers
  • Meeting people from around the World
  • Meeting students in study programmes from abroad
  • Opportunity for additional paid work
  • Being part of a highly-rated hostel
  • Being part of a small friendly team

What we ask:

  • You should be registered as a university student
  • Confidence to work without immediate supervision
  • Happy to meet and talk to guests

Extra information

  1. Pickwick Hall is a small hostel providing accommodation for a mixture of people on holiday, academic researchers, people visiting London as required for work, training or exam. Our guests range from babies to retired people, single people to families. And study-abroad programmes from USA universities staying for up to 12 weeks.
  2. We achieve consistently favourable reviews in hostelworld.com, Google, Expedia, Guide du Routard and others. All our staff contribute to our success.
Education Level
Working hours per week
24 - 24
Type of Contract
Evening Job
Salary indication
£9.00 per hour
Responsible for
Guests' well-being and security.
Type of Job
Bar Staff / Waiters and Waitresses, Receptionist
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
Car Preferred
Must be eligible to work in the EU
Cover Letter Required

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