Catering Assistant - Full time- London- Canary Wharf

  • Job Reference: compass/TP/1541311/112357
  • Date Posted: 25 July 2022
  • Employer: Compass Group Plc
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  • Location: London
  • Salary: £11.05 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: £11.05 per hour
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Are you a team player with a passion for food and people? Do you thrive in a busy environment? If so, then we are looking for someone just like you to help us deliver exceptional customer experience.

As a Catering Assistant, you will contribute to a passionate and friendly team working in a fast-paced environment. In return, you will have the chance to progress with a company that invests in its people, celebrates our diversity and individuality, and rewards and recognises employees who go beyond the plate. 


Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Preparing delicious, high-quality food that delights our clients and customers 

  • Creating attractive food and counter displays  

  • Representing Compass Group UK&I and maintaining a positive brand image 

  • Handling cash and operating the cash register

  • Complying with Food Handling & Hygiene standards 

  • Complying with Health & Safety regulations

More about the role:

We ensure you're rewarded for all your hard work, which is why we offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:

  • Exclusive travel discounts with TUI, Expedia, and many more 

  • Save money on your food shop with discounts on Tesco, Sainsbury's, Morrisons and many more 

  • Up to 44% off cinema tickets to enjoy your favourite blockbuster 

  • Regular emails filled with the best discounts and savings available  

  • Receive Wow Points every time you spend and use them on a wide range of brands 

  • Un-wind with us with free wellness, mindfulness and exercise classes  

  • You can share all discounts and offers with your friends and families 

  • Contributory pension scheme 

  • Grow you career through Compass Pathways, our learning and development scheme.

Who you are:

Our ideal Catering Assistant will:


  • Have clear Criminal History
  • 7 years employment history 
  • Flexible to work Monday to Friday between the hours of 6am and 6pm (8hours a day)
  • Have an enthusiastic can-do attitude

  • Display passion for delivering excellent customer service

  • Be an excellent team player  

  • Arrive equipped with a desire to succeed in your role  

  • Thrive working under pressure

  • Demonstrate outstanding timekeeping and reliability

  • Have a safety-first mind set

  • Experience within a similar catering-related role, but this isn't essential.

Who we are:

As part of Compass you'll help to feed people, fuel progress and forge connections in around 6,000 venues. Join us to grow your career with the industry leader, and get competitive pay, great perks and unrivalled opportunities for learning and development, at one of the UK's biggest businesses.

 Apply now to see where our exciting Catering Assistant position could take you!

Compass Group UK&I is an equal opportunities employer, committed to cultivating diverse and inclusive environments for every employee.