Catering Assistant

Our client, a highly reputable organisation based in Oxford city centre is looking for a Catering Assistant to assist on the smooth running of the various catering services provided on the site.

We are looking for a professional, proactive customer service focused Catering General Assistant who can fulfil a variety of roles:

Main Responsibilities:

• Providing served, counter, buffet and banquet services when and where needed.
• Ensure that a consistently high standard of food service is maintained across the site together with a professional manner.
• Set up and break down after meal services or events.
• Ensure all equipment i.e. plates/service cutlery are ready for service.
• Polishing glassware and silverware.
• Support the Catering Supervisor with day to day operations and additional tasks as required.
• Assist in service and regular maintenance/cleaning of equipment as trained.
• To ensure all diet and other signage is correctly displayed.
• Physical activities such as cleaning rooms (sweeping the floors and wiping tables and serving surfaces) after service is finished, setting out and clearing of tables, arranging furniture, cleaning spillages as and when they occur.

Desirable Key Skills & Experience:

• Excellent communication skills.
• Attention to detail.
• Flexibility in terms of working hours.
• Experience of working in a catering environment.
• Ability to manage workload and prioritise tasks effectively.
• Good verbal & written English.
• Smart appearance.
• Good standards of hygiene.
• Organised and methodical.
• Health and Safety Awareness.

Salary and benefits:

The successful Catering Assistant will be provided with an annual salary of £17,745.

This is a full time role, working 39 hours per week, straights shifts, hours of work depend on allocated shift (morning, mid or evening shift) so working hours range from 07:00 to 23:30. Flexibility is needed as events may run late and therefore overtime would be needed.

35 day holiday allowance (including bank holidays), free meals on duty, pension scheme available and uniform provided.

To apply for this Catering General Assistant position, please submit your CV via this website. For further information please contact Marina Amiconi on 01865 724439 at our Oxford office.

Please note, only successful applicants will be contacted and that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person’s gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation. Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and abilities to perform the duties of the job.

Job Summary

Job Title Catering Assistant
Location Oxon
Job Type Permanent
Salary £17k
Last Updated 26/10/2018
Reference SF42639
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