Catering Supervisor - Whiston Hospital
A great opportunity to join our team as a Supervisor has become available, to work within our busy Spice of Life Restaurant at Whiston Hospital.
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.
The core hours of work are 2 days / 7 Saturday & Sunday between the hours 07:00am - 15:00pm, 15 hours per week. The successful applicant will have a flexible approach to working hours to meet the needs of the business.
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.
The purpose of the job role is to ensure the smooth running of the Restaurant through the supervision of staff and relevant processes within the retail catering department.
You will provide a catering service to the patients, staff and visitors of the Trust and also deliver meal services to other commercial organisations and NHS Trusts.
You will provide the service, using all materials and resources in the most economical and cost effective way, whilst maintaining high standards of hygiene and customer care.
To supervise the day - day operation of the catering including performance management.
You will operate a cash till and be responsible for the recording and securing of all monies.
Possess good verbal and written communication skills in order to liaise with a wide range of staff and visitors to the department.
Recent experience of working in a food service role.
Ability to deal with peaks and troughs of demand, whilst still ensuring high standards of customer care.
Organise day-to-day work tasks for catering assistants and be able to produce rota's as required.
Hold an intermediate food hygiene certificate
Computer literate, confident in the use of Microsoft Word and Outlook
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.