Hospitality Assistant - Temporary Contract

Extra Care
£8.01 to £8.21 per hour
20 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Part Time
The ExtraCare Charitable Trust is currently looking to recruit two Hospitality Assistants to join the catering team at St Crispin Village in Northampton, working part time (8 hour or 12 hour contracts available) on a temporary 6 month contract. The successful candidates will be rewarded with £8.01 per hour.

The ExtraCare Charitable Trust enables older people to enjoy a healthier, happier and more independent future by integrating their homes, care and lifestyle. Founded in 1988, ExtraCare is a registered charity based in Coventry. It operates 3,848 homes within 14 retirement villages and 17 smaller housing schemes. Each village or scheme has 5 to 18 social, health and leisure facilities that are accessible to more than 4,400 residents 3,000 volunteers and local people representing all age groups living in surrounding communities. ExtraCare's 60 Charity Shops help fund care and well-being services for older people living in its villages and schemes.

Eating well is one of life's great pleasures, the Restaurant is the hub of the community and our Hospitality Assistants will be contributing to its success.

Operating a predominantly lunchtime service and occasional evenings, we require two Hospitality Assistants to help provide a quality dining experience in our well-established restaurant. The main duties for this role are:-

To ensure:-

- That tables are set smartly and neatly.

- Table linen is crease free, clean and in good condition.

- All tables are laid correctly; crockery and cutlery are in good condition and clean.

- All glasses are smear free and in good condition.

- Appropriate background music is playing prior to the opening of the restaurant doors.

- To keep the restaurant clean i.e. vacuuming and dusting on a daily basis

- That appropriate feeding aids are available when required.

You will be required to ensure a commitment to the highest standards of hygiene at all times, making sure health and safety standards are adhered to.

Previous experience of working in a similar environment would be preferred, although training will be given.

If you think you have the skills and experience required to be our new Hospitality Assistant then please apply today.