Catering Assistant

Recruiter
NHS Ayrshire and Arran
Location
Coylton
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
In support of our core purpose of Working together to achieve the healthiest life possible for everyone in Ayrshire and Arran we are committed to a culture that is Caring Safe and Respectful. The post holder is required to work collaboratively in a safe care and respectful way.

You will be required to cover all areas within the South Locality University Hospital Ayr Ailsa and Biggart Hospital.

This is an excellent opportunity for an organized person with kitchen management skills. You must have experience in large scale catering- preferably within the NHS. A basic food hygiene certificate customer care and cash handling is desirable.

Your duties include the service of meals general catering duties maintaining high standards of hygiene recording and monitoring data for HACCP and Environmental Health.

Our main kitchen provides in excess of 2000 prepared and cooked meals every day including therapeutic diets to patients staff and the public. We also cater for hospitality for meetings and functions.

Hours of duty: Average 14.00 per week (4.30pm - 8.30pm no break 7 days on 7 days off)

A degree of flexibility is essential as you will be required to work to cove periods of annual leave and sickness hours during periods of leave.

These posts are a fixed term / secondment opportunity until 31 May 2018.

Informal enquiries are welcomed by Nicola McIvor Caring Manager on.

Closing Date: 19 January 2018

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We are in the process of amending the online application form. Please note that the current online application form requests that you supply information regarding sickness absence. Please do not complete this section as this information does not form part of the initial selection process.