Food & Beverage Assistant [Bank Staff] - The Portland Hospital

Location
London
Salary
£8.50-£8.50
Posted
03 Jul 2019
Closes
31 Jul 2019
Ref
compass/TP/472109/58013/AP
Contact
Ms Angela Petrella
Sector
Hotel jobs
Job Function
Waiter & Waitress
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An exciting opportunity to join our talented Food & Beverage Team has become available at the prestigious Portland Hospital (W1W 5AH). Our Food & Beverage services include Patient Dining, Staff Dining, and Hospitality which means our Food & Beverage Assistants interact with Patients, Guests and other hospital colleagues. We are currently recruiting a Full Time  Food & Beverage Assistant to help maintain our high standards of Patient & Guest Satisfaction.


Package description

Why join Medirest Signature?




  • Attractive core benefits ranging from retail discounts/cheap cinema tickets all the way up to savings on mortgages and utilities, for you and up to 5 additional family members or close friends.

  • Optional Learning & Development and the chance to learn new skills at no cost. Opportunities range from Talent programmes that develop future supervisors and managers, all the way to nationally-recognised apprenticeship qualifications that could unlock the next chapter in your career



 


Main responsibilities

As a Food & Beverage Assistant you will largely be responsible for the Patient Dining services. This service involves direct interaction with Patients, Guests and Clinical Teams. Main duties include:




  • Greeting patients and guests, delivering their menus, taking their orders, advising where necessary on allergens and dietary requirements



  • Working with the culinary teams to prepare and present Breakfast, Lunch & Supper meals



  • Delivering meals directly to patients with an enthusiastic attitude



  • Offering and serving hot beverage rounds



  • Clearing down of wards and maintain a hygienic catering environment



  • Liaise with Clinical Teams to ensure patients’ needs are met in a timely manner



  • Offer a great guest service by putting the patient first



 


Ideal candidate

  • Above all else; customer-service skills! These are a must for this role as it requires direct interaction with patients



  • Previous catering and healthcare experience are desirable but not essential



  • Ability to work in a fast-paced healthcare environment and a flexible approach to working patterns



  • Awareness of food & hygiene standards


       


  • Good command of the English language with a passion for patient care


About the company

The Food & Beverage Team is part of Medirest Signature; the specialist private healthcare arm of Compass Group UK & Ireland Ltd. Medirest Signature draws on the healthcare heritage of Compass Group as well as the world-leading foodservice expertise, in order to deliver 5-star support services to the private healthcare market.