Kitchen Porter - Healthcare [Flexible]

£8.00 - £8.00
23 Mar 2018
20 Apr 2018
Mr George Baglin
Job Function
Kitchen Porter
Contract Type
Part Time

An exciting opportunity to join our talented Kitchen Team has become available at a prestigious private healthcare hospital in Central London (Baker Street). We are currently recruiting for a Kitchen Port (Bank Team) to help maintain the high standards of the Food & Beverage service. Bank Team will have the flexibility to book shifts that suit their availability.

Medirest Signature is the specialist private healthcare division of Compass Group UK & Ireland. As the UK’s leading healthcare support service provider, our aim is to improve patient satisfaction by providing the highest quality patient dining experience.

This role is ideal for an individual with a caring nature and outgoing personality. Variety of shift patterns available - to be discussed at interview stage.

Main responsibilities

Responsible for the cleanliness standards of the kitchen areas within the hospital, this role will involve direct interaction with Chefs and the Front-of-House Catering Team with main duties to include:

  • Collect and wash up pots and pans.
  • Clean food preparation areas and equipment, in addition to crockery and cutlery.
  • Unload food and equipment deliveries.
  • Keep work surfaces, walls and floors clean and sanitised.
Ideal candidate
  • Awareness of food & hygiene standards.
  • Able to work under pressure, individually and as part of a team.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced healthcare environment and has a flexible approach to meet the needs of the business.
  • Previous catering experience and knowledge is desirable but not essential as full training will be given.
  • Be aware that this is a hospital environment and at times you will come in contact with patients that are particularly unwell or showing signs of distress.
  • Good command of the English language with a passion for patient care and be able to liaise closely with ward staff.
  • Must have a 'Can do' attitude.

This position is subject to appropriate pre-employment checks including a Disclosure & Baring Service check (no cost to the applicant).

About the company

Medirest Signature is the specialist private healthcare division of Compass Group UK & Ireland. At this contract we deliver Housekeeping and Catering services within world leading private healthcare facilities.