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Wagamama – Team leader

Position: Team leader

 Please apply to iris@wagamama.ie

Wagamama Blanchardstown  is currently looking for a motivated, enthusiastic, inspired and committed Front of House Team Leader to join our team.

Our front of house team members are at the heart of the Wagamama experience. your friendly attitude, smiling face, warm personality and menu knowledge enhances every customers’ visit to the restaurant. As a Wagamama team member you will not just be taking customer orders, you will be giving your customers a unique experience, so you need to be able to decide what your customer expects from their visit and adjust the way your serve them. Teamwork is key to every position in Wagamama, so it’s important that you can communicate well and are able to keep cool under pressure, because our restaurants get very busy! Many of our restaurant managers started their careers with Wagamama as a team member, so with our great training and support and your passion for customer service, this position is just the starting point of your career with Wagamama. 

Applicant Requirements:

  • Flexibility with shift times
  • Be committed to continual personal improvement and advancement in their profession.
  • Have a keen eye for detail
  • Be a hands-on natural leader
  • Level-headed/sensible and consistent in nature, trustworthy and reliable
  • Ability to work flexibly under pressure with a good sense of humour
  • Approachable with excellent people skills


The Role:

  • Setting up the restaurant to start the day
  • Taking care of customers in a friendly and accommodating manner
  • Food running and clearing/cleaning tables
  • Preparing drinks and taking phone/online orders
  • General restaurant cleaning and upkeep to our high Wagamama standards
  • Work well with other team members effectively to ensure each shift

runs smoothly

  • Listen to feedback from managers on performance and make

necessary improvements

  • Look for ways to help other people in the team to be brilliant

Our Values:

  • We have integrity
  • We listen
  • We care
  • We develop talent
  • We go above and beyond
  • We embrace diversity


  • Continual training and development
  • Career progression within the Group
  • Gratuities *
  • Press Up Hospitality privilege card, entitling you to many discounts across our 60+ venues
  • The Press Up Social Club which organises regular fun-filled activities and gatherings for teams across the group
  • Wellness at work Events 
  • Travel Incentives
  • Refer a friend scheme
  • External company discounts
  • Gym Membership discounts
  • Employment Assistance Programme – a confidential employee benefit designed to help you deal with personal and professional problems that could be affecting your home life or work life, health and general wellbeing. Our EAP service provides a complete support network that offers expert advice and compassionate guidance 24/7, covering a wide range of issues.

* Applicable to certain positions

Press Up Hospitality Group owns and operates over 60 venues in Ireland, in certain instances we may feel your skills and experience may suit another role we have available. By submitting your application, you are permitting Press Up Hospitality Group to contact you for other opportunities within the Group

Supervisory Skills food and beverage hospitality