Kitchen Porter - Peterborough City Hospital

£7.83 - £7.83
10 Jul 2018
07 Aug 2018
Ms Mahalia Kane
Job Function
Contract Type
Full Time

A great opportunity to join our passionate Catering team on a permanent basis has become available to work within our busy healthcare setting facilitating patients nutrition and hydration needs

This role will suit a customer focused individual to join a world leading food and facilities management company, which can offer unrivalled opportunities for career progression.

We are currently seeking a Kitchen Porter to join our catering team at Peterborough City Hospital. The shift pattern for this role is as follows: 5 days / 7, 4pm – 8pm. The successful candidate will be required to have a flexible approach to their working week, to meet the needs of the business.

Package description

Medirest is part of Compass Group UK & Ireland, who provide a full range of Services (including staff, patient and visitors catering, domestics, portering and security) at over 130 NHS Trust and private hospital

Main responsibilities

You will be responsible for ensuring the kitchen at Peterborough City Hospital runs smoothly by making sure everything is clean, tidy and hygienic.

Your daily duties will include:

  1. Collecting, washing and sanitising pots, pans, plates and cutlery.
  2. Ensuring the kitchen is kept in an organised manner
  3. Clean food preparation area’s and equipment
  4. Making sure the kitchen equipment is stored in a quick and efficient manner
  5. Receive all stock, store and check for quality and quantity; ensuring that all stock is dated and rotated
  6. Removing and recycling waste from the kitchen
  7. To assist in the preparation and food production when required
  8. Adhere to all health and safety requirement set out by the company.
Ideal candidate

The ideal candidate must be an enthusiastic team player with the ability to work well independently and as part of a team,

Good verbal and written communication skills in order to liaise with a wide range of staff and visitors.

A ‘Can Do’ attitude

Awareness of food hygiene standards and infection control

Ability to work under pressure

About the company

Compass Group UK and Ireland is part of Compass Group Plc, the world's leading foodservice company. We specialise in providing food, vending and related services in our clients' premises. The company operates across the core sectors of Business & Industry, Defence, Offshore & Remote Site, Healthcare, Education, Sports & Leisure and Vending with an established brand portfolio.

Our Company vision is Great People, Great Service, Great Results and we believe your contribution is crucial to the success of the business. To achieve our vision we live by the values of Integrity, Team work, Passion, Can-Do and Responsibility.