Catering Assistant

Catering Assistant

Grade 2 - £18,065 to £18,426 per annum pro rata | Permanent |22.5 hours per week | Closing date: 12 May 2019.

Normal working hours Monday to Friday 9.00am to 1.30pm.

CPD & Buffet Service also supporting the main canteen as and when required.

Job Purpose

To provide a catering service for all company employees. To comply with all environmental health regulations and to work in a team to achieve this.

Key Duties and Accountabilities

  • Salad and sandwich preparation and sandwich making to fulfil demand.

  • Adhere to health, safety and environmental regulations.

  • Maintain a clean and tidy working area, following standards set by management for good all-round hygiene and cleaning practices. This includes the washing and drying of pots and all catering equipment.

  • To set up meeting rooms for buffets, help in delivering food, tea and coffee and with the clear away after the event.

  • Excellent customer service

  • Cash handling and electronic till duties

  • To work co-operatively with colleagues to ensure that the function operates consistently and effectively in the implementation and application of all departmental procedures and policies.

  • To keep up to date with information, training and development opportunities appropriate to maintaining and developing professional service standards. 

  • Ensuring that services are delivered in line with relevant legislation, YPO objectives and policies including those relating to Equality & Diversity, Customer Care and Health and Safety

  • To undertake such other duties as may be required from time to time that reasonably fall within the scope and grade of the post.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required – Essential

  • Food Hygiene Certificate – level 2

  • Health, safety and environmental rules and processes

  • Cash handling and able to operate electronic till

  • Numeracy skills

  • Ability to work on own initiative

  • Teamwork

  • Excellent customer service

  • Basic cooking skills

The closing date for receipt of applications is Sunday 12 May 2019 and interviews will be held on a date to be confirmed.

How to apply

Download the job description and application forms below. Email your completed application form to [email protected]. Please note that we do not accept CVs. All applications must be submitted using our official application form.

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