Dining Room Assistant - FT

Sunrise Senior Living
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
If you want to enjoy our fantastic benefits including highly competitive rates of pay from £7.70-per hr, with flexible working, travel scheme financial support whether travelling by public transport or own vehicle and Employer discount shopping schemes including weekly groceries shopping, apply for this post now!

Working as part of a highly committed team at Sunrise the Dining Room Assistant is one of the fundamental roles within our communities. As Dining Room Assistant you will put the residents nutritional health and well being at the heart of everything you do. At Sunrise we pride ourselves on the warmth and support we provide to our residents and their families. We promote independence, dignity and quality of life at all times in a person centred caring and supportive environment.

The Dining Room Assistant is responsible for enhancing the dining experience of our residents by encouraging social interaction between residents and providing great customer service. The Dining Room Assistant will ensure the dining room is set up prior to all meal times, monitor appropriate checklists in support of the dining area cleanliness and assist in keeping the Bistro area replenished at all times. You will also be required to assist with special events held within the home.

* Level 2 in Food Hygiene (or willingness to undertake the qualification within 12 weeks)

* Experience in the catering services is beneficial although not essential

* Excellent organisational and communication skills

* Possess effective written and verbal communication skills

* Possess good judgment, problem solving, and decision making skills

* Ability to work flexible hours to meet the business needs

* Effective time keeping and time management

* Waiting / serving experience

Working at Sunrise Senior Living is truly a unique career experience. As one of the country's most forward-thinking Senior Living companies, we take pride in providing the resources you need to make a real difference in our residents' lives. Our resident-centered approach to quality care is key to how we operate. We invite you to contribute your talents as part of the team that is elevating Sunrise to an entirely new level to serve even more seniors and their families here in the UK


* 28 days holiday including bank holidays

* Bank Holidays - Double time payment for approved hours worked

* Company Sick Pay

* Pension - Employer contributions

* Child Care Vouchers

* Life Insurance

* 'Your Choices 'staff discount scheme with a wide range of retailers

* Cycle to work scheme

* Car Share Scheme

* Refer a friend Scheme

* SR2017