Kitchen Porter in Epsom at Yellow Hat

Date Posted: 5/31/2019

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Job Description

Job Title

Kitchen Assistant

We are recruiting a Kitchen Assistant to join the team at our brand luxury care complex in Epsom

We are a leader in the luxury care home market, offering the best to our clients and we are looking for exceptional individuals to join our team.

Experience is preferred however full training can be given

Salary: £8.50 per hour DOE

Shift Patterns:
7am - 3pm
11am - 7pm
12- 8pm

We are happy to accommodate flexible working hours on a full or part time basis

The Kitchen Assistant supports all catering functions within the home and, alongside the Head Chef and other catering staff, ensures that standard operating procedures and high quality customer care are delivered.

In addition, he or she will ensure that all kitchen services are efficient and that the required Health and Safety measures are adhered to within the department. The Kitchen Porter assists with all working areas within the home's kitchen.

Specific duties and responsibilities are, but not limited to;

Support the Head Chef, Sous Chef, Chef de Partie, Commis Chef and other catering staff to manage and deliver all catering services throughout the home, ensuring that resident choice, dignity, confidentiality and safety are maintained.

Prepare nutritional food and beverages to a high standard.

Maintain a high standard of hygiene and cleanliness in the kitchen and food storage areas.

Prepare special diet meals as needed and as directed by the Head Chef.

Support cost-effective stock control systems to minimise waste and ensure these are in place.

About you.

We are looking for someone with the following attributes:

Able to take direction from a number of chefs and management.
Previous experience working in a Kitchen environment.
Team player, self-motivated, flexible and adaptable individual.
Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing, and manage personal relationships.

About our Benefits.

We recognise that extra special efforts should not go unrewarded and that is why we provide a number of special incentives and bonuses that can be earned throughout your time working for the company.

Extremely competitive pension scheme
Free uniforms that are both attractive and practical
Free eye care tests and options for funding towards future spectacles if required
Refer a friend and get a cash bonus of up to £1000
Cycle to work scheme
Study support
Holiday discounts
A variety of motor related offers

Yellow Hat UK is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.