Kitchen Assistant - Zero Hours - Southend Hospital

  • Job Reference: com/2907/H42402/52503426/MED
  • Date Posted: 29 July 2022
  • Employer: Compass Group Plc
  • Website: https://www.compass-group.co.uk/
  • Location: Southend
  • Salary: £9.65 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: £9.65 per hour
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

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 a Kitchen Assistant to join the Medirest family. We are looking for new members to join our highly dedicated team, who deliver outstanding cleaning services for patients, visitors and staff of the hospital.

As a Kitchen Assistant, you are at the heart of our operation and we are looking for individuals who share our energy and passion and will contribute to our ongoing success.

You'll be working in a team full of fantastic people as a Kitchen Assistant. After all, who doesn't dream about coming into work, doing what they love and spending time with friends?

What we'll give:

£9.65 per hour, Zero hours contract

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
  • Unwind 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:
  • Maintain the cleanliness of all kitchens and surrounding working areas
  • Ensure the correct use of all machinery and equipment
  • Assist as an when required with the loading or unloading of deliveries & supply vehicles
  • Perform other general tasks to support effective food service delivery as reasonably requested
  • Comply with all client and company health & safety procedures and standards
  • Ensure rubbish bins are maintained and removed when full.
  • Maintain high hospital standards by ensuring all areas are clean, presentable and safe for visitors by following the required policies and procedures.
  • Use equipment in accordance with the role following all Health & Safety guidelines.
Who you are:
  • Passionate about patient 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 doesn't matter if you've never worked as a Cleaner 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 patients.
  • This position is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service check; costs met by the employer.