Ward Catering Supervisor- Southend University Hospital - Weekends

  • Job Reference: compass/TP/242832/69219
  • Date Posted: 27 January 2020
  • Employer: Compass Group Plc
  • Website: https://www.compass-group.co.uk/
  • Location: Essex
  • Salary: £9.75 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: £9.75 - £9.75
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Part Time

Job Description

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Supervisor within our Patient Dining department. You will lead our highly motivated and focused team, who deliver outstanding customer service in facilitating patients nutrition and hydration needs. 

Please note core working hours are Weekends only, Saturday and Sunday 7am-7pm both days. 

Main Responsibilities

The role involves day to day supervisory of patient feeding services, leading the team and computer administration duties. As a supervisor you will play a part in ensuring the staff and facilities are compliant in all aspects of training, H&S and client audit requirements. 

You will be responsible for the following duties: 

  • To satisfy the needs of the patients whilst ensuring the team are achieving the service and product delivery standard.
  • To have a close working relationship with the clinical staff to ensure a quick response to all queries raised.
  • Being responsible for the front line patient catering team within the hospital.
  • To hold staff performance reviews for new and existing staff
  • To work alongside the Patient Catering Manager to ensure all team leaders and ward host/hostesses are completing daily and weekly jobs
The Ideal Candidate
  • Excellent people skills
  • Supervisory experience within facilities or catering
  • Ability to motivate and lead others 
  • Passion for food and achieving 100% customer satisfaction 
  • Have high standards and quality driven 
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety and Infection control 
  • Ability to work under pressure individually and as part of a team 
  • Previous experience of high volume patient catering units or housekeeping