Head Waiter

We are on the lookout for Head Waiters to join our restaurants within the Royal Opera House in the iconic Covent Garden.

The Royal Opera House:

Our restaurants are beautiful, busy places, soaked in culture from Opera and Ballet that has been performed here since 1732. You`ll be joining a super big-hearted, very talented team who will be on hand to support you from your first day.

Who we`re looking for:

As Head Waiter you will be expected to have excellent product knowledge with the ability to deliver engaging and individual service to our guests. You will be responsible for running a section and be able to effectively supervise the junior members of the front of house team.

Attention to detail will be crucial to ensure consistency of service and the effective and timely set up of the restaurant for each service. We expect our Head Waiters to effectively support the managers in the restaurant to ensure guests always leave having had an amazing dining experience.


-Typical effective hourly rate of up to £16 hour depending on experience

We care deeply about your wellbeing and helping you to live your happiest, healthiest life. Here are a few our key benefits at The Royal Opera House, to ensure you are supported and feel valued being part of our teams:

- Industry-leading pay

- Free food daily from our dedicated staff restaurant that offers a range of tastes and diets.

- 28 days paid holiday a year.

- On-going training and development.

- Discounted/free tickets for performances

- Always finish in time to catch the tube

- Easily accessible, central location

- Cycle to work scheme

- And much more!

We strive to be a company that is inclusive in terms of age, gender, identity, race, sexual orientation, ethnicity, and to create an environment where everyone, from any background, can be happy at work.

Please send a CV to restaurants@roh.org.uk to apply today and you`ll receive a quick response to meet with us.