Bartender Bartender

Be part of an effective team to bring drinks to the thirsty masses in the form of elaborate cocktails and more.

Job Summary

  • Prepare, serve drinks and cocktails
  • Take responsibility for the organisation of the bar
  • Dealing with payments and corresponding payments
  • Manage bar stocks and supplies
  • To ensure service and product quality
  • To ensure that the bar is clean properly equipped

Skills required

  • Knowledge of alcoholic drinks and cocktail recipes
  • Stock management abilities
  • Sales ability
  • Customer service experience

Qualifications and Training

You don’t need any particular qualifications or training to begin your career as a Bartender. However, if you tend to progress further you may want to consider various food preparation and food hygiene certificate and qualifications.

Salary Expectations

A Bartender can expect to earn between £11,000 and £17,000 a year.

Salary rates vary depending upon your experience, as well as the company. These figures are only intended as a guide.*

The bonus bits…

This is a very sociable role

Seasonal and part-time work is readily available

Working hours are usually from the afternoon to late evening/night – perfect for those who struggle with mornings

*Figures supplied by the National Careers Service November 2013