Catering Assistant - BMI Winterbourne Hospital

Location Dorchester
Salary £8.72
Type Part Time
Job Reference compass/TP/339597/74307

Catering Assistant  

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 Catering Assistant to join the Medirest family. We are looking for new members to join our highly dedicated retail team, who deliver outstanding catering services for patients, visitors and staff.  

The successful applicant will be expected to have a flexible approach to their working week/ hours, in return we can guarantee a minimum 7.5 hours per week.

Responsibilities

Catering Assistant 

  • Prepare hot and cold meals,  
  • Lay out food and counter display so they look attractive & inviting 
  • Ensure all food is stored safely and at the correct legal temperatures. 
  • Serve all customers in a polite and friendly manner 
  • Use of tills and cash handling. 
  • To maintain the cleanliness and hygiene of the kitchen and restaurant to promote a safe working environment. 

Ideal Candidate

  • 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 doesn’t matter if you’ve 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 & Baring Service check; costs met by the employer. 

Package Details

Catering Assistant 

  • £8.72 per hour, 7.5 hours per week 
  • Compass exclusive offers on PerksAtWork 
  • Access to a wide range of programs to train and develop you 
  • Pension contribution  

About Us

As part of Compass, you have the opportunity to work behind the scenes at sports and leisure events, oilrigs and military bases, and in the heart of schools, hospitals, care homes, client offices and boardrooms – some 6,000+ locations across the UK and Ireland.

We do it all and so could you. Apply now and join the family!

We are an equal opportunity employer, we celebrate diversity and are committed to building an inclusive environment for all employees.

Medirest is the specialist healthcare operating company of Compass Group UK & Ireland, providing a full range of hotel services, including staff, patient and visitor catering, domestics, portering, security and reception, at over 130 NHS Trusts and private hospitals.

Please note that we reserve the right to remove this advert prior to the advertised date, dependent on the level of response received.  You are therefore advised to apply at your earliest convenience.