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Catering Assistant/Ward Host/Hostess

Medirest is the specialist healthcare operating company of Compass Group UK & Ireland, providing a full range of hotel services, including staff, patient and visitor catering, domestics, portering, security and reception, at over 130 NHS Trusts and private hospitals.

Compass Group UK and Ireland is part of Compass Group Plc, the world's leading foodservice company. We specialise in providing food, vending and related services in our clients' premises. The company operates across the core sectors of Business &; Industry, Defence, Offshore & Remote Site, Healthcare, Education, Sports & Leisure and Vending with an established brand portfolio.

Main responsibilities

Looking for catering work? At Resource Network we are able to give you the opportunity to work at Kings College Hospital. 

We are currently seeking experienced catering assistants to work in a very busy, fast paced, customer focused environment. You must be available to commit to a long shift over the weekend.

You will be responsible for carrying out assigned tasks involved in providing a quality food service for the benefit of the customer or patient including customer service, washing up dishes, helping in a kitchen and cleaning work areas. You also will be involved in preparing & serving simple foods with tea, coffee and soft drinks.

 The post holder must be friendly and a helpful member of the team. You must have the desire to offer the highest standards of customer service. Position involves face to face contact with patients & NHS staff. Full training will be given.Please note all positions within the hospital environment will be subject to an enhanced security check.

Ideal candidateCatering experienceExcellent service skills with attentive customer careGood command of the English language Awareness of both food and personal hygiene standards.

Previous Ward Hostess experience and an Enhanced DBS dated within the past 2 years would be advantageous.

Resource Network is the in house staffing solution to Compass Group UK & Ireland.

Job added on 23-11-2014