Kitchen Porter - Healthcare [Flexible]
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.
- 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.