Catering Assistant

Elysium Healthcare
Wellington, Somerset
£14000 - £16000/annum
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Catering Assistant

Elysium Healthcare brings together a unique approach to the delivery of care where the patient is embedded in the heart of all aspects of hospital life. Our inclusive way of working has the patient as a true partner in their care. We recognise that each and every member of staff has an important role to play in the success of Elysium. It is with their dedication, passion and hard work that we can deliver excellent care programs that truly benefit the patients.

Elysium Healthcare has a network of 22 sites strategically placed across England and Wales and we have a new Catering Assistant opportunity available at Wellesley Hospital based in Wellington, Somerset.

Annual salary: £14,000-£16,000
Hours per week: 37.5

Our Catering Assistant role involves:

• Supporting the provision of the catering operation and assisting with basic food preparation and hygiene.
• Assisting the senior catering staff with both the preparation and cooking of meals in accordance with Company’s assured safe catering policies and procedures.
• Under the direction of the head chef, having the opportunity to take responsibility for parts of the catering operation.

To be successful as Catering Assistant, you’ll need:

• A good understanding of food hygiene and health and safety in the workplace – this would be beneficial although full training will be provided.

The role holder will be required to work weekend shifts as per required.

About our benefits

In return for your expertise and hard work, we offer a wide range of benefits:

• 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (at commencement of employment)
• A Group Personal Pension Plan (GPPP)
• Free meals while on duty
• Employee Assistance Services
• Continuous learning and development
• Childcare vouchers
• Career development
• Voluntary Benefits