Catering Assistants (Somer)

Recruiter
St Monica Trust
Location
Keynsham, Bath and North East Somerset
Salary
£7.88/hour plus enhancements for weekends
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Reporting to the Front of House Manager the Catering Assistant will assist with food preparation and service the Chocolate Quarter's B Block café, the Somer Restaurant and the private dining room. Diners will be a mix of residents, their friends and families, employees and local residents.

As a catering assistant you'll be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the catering service across The Chocolate Quarter. This will include the Somer Restaurant, B Block café, private dining room and any events being hosted. You'll build relationships of trust with residents and demonstrate the values of St Monica Trust and contribute to the strategic development of the commercial catering areas.

What we're looking for

Ideally from a fast paced restaurant or hotel background you'll live and breathe customer service, this should be your passion! You should be a strong communicator and have excellent interpersonal skills. The ability to cope under pressure while maintaining enthusiasm and high standards is crucial. You will have a sound knowledge of food hygiene and health and safety legislation. Working with older people or those living with disabilities, communication or memory difficulties would be advantageous however above all else you will need to demonstrate the flexibility and 'can do' approach that is required when opening a new business.

Hours will vary according to the needs of the site but will involve a rota of early and late shifts. Flexibility, especially during the launch, will be required from time to time and will include evenings and weekends.

If this sounds like the role for you, we would love to hear from you! Please see our website for full details and to apply.

St Monica Trust is committed to an inclusive working environment. Appointment is subject to Enhanced DBS Disclosure.

At the Chocolate Quarter we work as one team to provide a holistic approach to retirement living. Within a hospitality and customer service led environment we offer residents comfort, security and a consistent service built on trust