Ward Catering Assistant

Location
Camberwell
Salary
£8.13 - £8.13
Posted
07 Nov 2018
Closes
05 Dec 2018
Ref
compass/TP/291891/46933
Contact
Miss Chantel Power
Job Function
Food & Beverage
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

We currently have an exciting opportunity for talented Catering Assistant. You will join our highly motivated team, who deliver outstanding customer service at this prestigious contract at Kings College Hospital.

Main responsibilities

Our Ward Catering Assistant work individually on patient wards serving breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks to 30-40 patients per ward in a busy, fast paced environment. You will ensure your kitchen/working station is clean at all times, washing up and putting away all cutlery. 

Taking patients orders through the ipad, checking dietary needs, food temperature before serving, You will be working towards a very tight schedule ability to work under pressure and time management is imperative for this role. 

Please note shift pattern is 3 long days 7am-8.30pm including weekends

Ideal candidate
  • Catering experience
  • Excellent service skills with attentive customer care
  • Good command of the English language
  • Flexible to work long days 12 hour shifts
  • Flexible to work 5 days over 7 including weekends
  • Happy to work solo 
  • Ability to work under pressure and tight deadlines
  • IT Literate 
  • Available at short notice to cover any staff absence 

This vacancy is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 which means that all convictions, cautions, reprimands and warnings on your criminal record need to be disclosed.   A standard disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service will be applied for in the event of a successful application.

To apply please send your cv to KCH.resources@compass-group.co.uk

About the company

Healthcare Retail, part of Compass Group, is passionate about delivering excellent products, standards and customer service to patients, staff and visitors in over 50 NHS hospitals around the UK through convenience and catering retail formats.  The portfolio comprises of a number of high street brand franchises including Costa Coffee and M&S Simply Food as well as a selection of in house brands.