General Assistant - RMBI Buckland Court - Dover

  • Job Reference: com/2607/74710001/52492140/MED
  • Date Posted: 27 July 2022
  • Employer: Compass Group Plc
  • Website: https://www.compass-group.co.uk/
  • Location: Dover
  • Salary: £9.50 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: £9.5 per hour
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Catering Assistant - working in a residential care home

Are you looking for a new challenge? For a rewarding job where you have the opportunity to make a real difference? Would you like to contribute to the greater good of the healthcare field? If so, then we would love to hear from you! 

A new opportunity has arisen for an Assistant to join the Medirest Family. We are looking for new members to join our highly dedicated Catering team.

As a Catering Assistant you would provide a warm and welcoming environment for our residents, every day is different and by facilitating their nutrition and hydration needs, you can make a real difference! 

What we'll give:

Catering Assistant - working in a residential care home

  • £9.50 per hour, 
  • 26 hours per week
  • Free meal provided
  • Parking on site available

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, Booking.com 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 your career with our Career Pathways programme
  • Compass exclusive offers on PerksAtWork
More about the role:

This job will be working in a residential home and will consist of:

  • Serving the residents 3 meals a day in the main dining room (plated service)
  • Food preparation is limited to occasional veg prep
  • Prepare and provide refreshments and a hot and cold food service.
  • Washing up is required dependent on shift
  • Ensuring all areas are always kept clean and tidy to promote a safe working environment. 
  • Disposal of waste. 
Who you are:
  • Awareness of food & hygiene standards
  • Passionate about customer care, with the ability to communicate effectively with patients, visitors and healthcare staff.
  • Able to work under pressure, individually and as part of a team with a flexible approach to meet the needs of the business.
  • Confident working in a hospital environment and aware at times you will come in contact with patients that are particularly unwell or showing signs of distress.
  • It doesnÕt matter if youÕve never worked as a General Assistant before. What does matter to us the most, is taking pride in what you do and a willingness to learn and go the extra mile for our customers
  • This position is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service check; costs met by the employer.

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.

Job Reference: com/2607/74710001/52492140/MED #LI-DNP

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