Ward Catering Assistant

Job Description

We currently have an exciting opportunity for talented Catering Assistant. You will join our highly motivated team, who deliver outstanding customer service at this prestigious contract at Kings College Hospital.

Please note core working hours are 4 long days 7am-8.30pm over 7 including weekends

Main Responsibilities

Our Ward Catering Assistant work individually on patient wards serving breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks to 30-40 patients per ward in a busy, fast paced environment. You will ensure your kitchen/working station is clean at all times, washing up and putting away all cutlery. 

Taking patients orders, checking dietary needs and food temperature before serving, You will be working towards a very tight schedule ability to work under pressure and time management is imperative for this role. 

The Ideal Candidate
  • Catering experience
  • Excellent service skills with attentive customer care
  • Good command of the English language
  • Flexible to work long days 12.5 hour shifts
  • Flexible to work min 4 days including weekends
  • Happy to work solo 
  • Ability to work under pressure and tight deadlines
  • Available at short notice to cover any staff absence 

This vacancy is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 which means that all convictions, cautions, reprimands and warnings on your criminal record need to be disclosed.   A standard disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service will be applied for in the event of a successful application.

To apply please send your cv to  KCH.resources@compass-group.co.uk