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Catering Assistant

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6 Sep 2022

We have a current opportunity for a Catering Assistant on a permanent basis for a prestigious College. The position will be based in London. For further information about this position please apply.

About The Role

To assist in the general provision, serving and preparation of food and beverages within the College's catering units, conduct cleaning and stock control duties.

  • Ensure full area of responsibility is clean, appropriately presented and stocked at all times
  • To lay up and clear dining furniture and counters
  • Ensure thorough and up to date knowledge and understanding of menu, special offers and allergens, in order to provide relevant information to customers and client
  • To help to ensure the reduction on wastage
  • Operate the till point as required throughout service, ensuring the correct procedures are used
  • Ensure COSHH, food safety, and health and safety regulations are adhered to and any incidents are reported to your line manager
  • Maintain a safe working environment in compliance with both College's and statutory Food Hygiene / Health & Safety policies
  • Transport catering items on trolleys in a controlled manner
  • Provide a courteous and efficient service to all customers
  • Maintain a high level of personal hygiene and ensure clean uniforms
  • Work flexibly and undertake any other catering-related duties that may be reasonably required within the scope of the role
  • Work at other locations, as required, depending on the College's operational needs

Ideal Candidate

The College is seeking to appoint highly skilled, dynamic, flexible and committed people with the potential to help us realise our mission and strategic objectives. The appointing panel will, therefore, require sufficient evidence of ability and achievement in each of the following areas in order to make an appointment.


  • Good customer service
  • Well-organised
  • Team player
  • Good time keeping
  • Working within given timescale
  • Good communicator
  • Friendly and flexible attitude
  • Fast and reliable with very good time keeping skills
  • A good command of verbal English
  • Good numerical skills sufficient to be able to deal with cash transactions effectively and accurately

The safety and welfare of our learners and staff is extremely important to us and we pride ourselves on our safeguarding procedures. As part of our commitment to safeguarding, successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Hours: Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm

Location: London

Duration: Permanent

Morgan Hunt is a multi-award-winning recruitment business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer. Job suitability is assessed on merit in accordance with the individual's skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.

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  • Job Reference: 705437490-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Morgan Hunt Recruitment
    Morgan Hunt Recruitment
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £19,094
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Permanent