General Assistant

£7.83 - £7.83
20 Nov 2018
18 Dec 2018
Ms Recruit Healthcare
Job Function
Customer Service
Contract Type
Part Time

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.

Package description

We have an exciting opportunity for a General Assistant to join our lovely catering team at Shannon Court Care Home in Hindhead, Surrey. Ideal candidates will be friendly, hardworking and have previous catering experience.

Main responsibilities

We are looking for an enthusiastic Catering Assistant to join our highly motivated and focused team at Shannon Court Care Home.

Your main duties will include:

  • Basic preparation of food and beverages
  • Basic cooking under supervision
  • Transporting and serving meals
  • Setting up and clearing away service points and dining equipment and furniture
  • Washing up
  • Cleaning kitchen, scullery, dining area, access areas and furniture equipment
  • Movement of dining furniture
  • Filling and cleaning vending machines
  • Sales of minor consumables
  • Other related duties as directed.
Ideal candidate

The candidates should ideally possess: 

  • Experience in a similiar role within a catering environment.
  • Good people skills and able to work as part of a team.
  • Passion about food and customer service.
  • Good communication skills.
  • High standards and be quality driven.
  • A 'Can do' attitude

Please note: This position is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service Check and successful applicants will need an Enhanced DBS check.

About the company

Medirest is the specialist healthcare operating company of Compass Group UK & Ireland, providing a full range of hotel services, including staff, patient and visitor catering, domestics, portering, security and reception, at over 130 NHS Trusts and private hospitals.

We offer great discounts such as discounted cinema tickets, gyms membership, food outlets and supermarkets as well as life insurance and the option to join the company pension scheme. We offer further training by offering an accredited qualification through our NVQ program.

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