CATERed/241 - Catering Assistant - The Meadow Cafe
£9.62 - £9.81 per hour

The Meadow Café situated in Central Park Plymouth Permanent 18 hours per week (range of 14hr-22hrs) worked over a 3 week rolling rota that will include weekdays and weekends. Working 2 weekends in 3. 52 weeks per year Grade B - £9.62 - £9.81 per hour

Catering Assistant - FullyCATERed - role profile

*Please be aware that there is a minimum age restriction to all CATERed positions of 18 years old. As you would work with industrial machinery this is a legal requirement for insurance purposes.

Situated at one of the busiest and most visible points in the park next to the natural play area, the café makes the most of its position within the natural landscape and includes a green (grassed) roof and outdoor seating.

We are recruiting staff to assist in the running of the café and ensure that it is welcoming to all with caring, knowledgeable staff acting as park ambassadors.

Staff will be passionate about customer service, engaging with the community and supporting users of the park whether they be families, children and young people, senior citizens groups, dog walkers, commuters or sports groups.

Duties will include serving from one of the café hatches a selection of hot and cold drinks, small selection of snacks and ice cream and completing any start up and clear down processes required. Training for the positions will be given by the Assistant Catering Manager, the Food, Beverage & Hospitality Manager and through our bespoke online training program.

The posts require lone working at times.

Key responsibilities: 
  • Ability to operate an electronic till 
  • Assist with stock rotation of food. 
  • Restock, service vending machines 
  • Accept and store food deliveries. 
  • Handle small amounts of cash and using contactless till payments. 
  • Undertake other duties appropriate to the grade of the post

Essential: 
  • Catering experience 
  • Experience of working as part of a team working under pressure to meet deadlines 
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety practice in a busy working environment 
  • Experience of cleaning areas to agreed hygienic standards

Desirable:
  • Basic Food Hygiene Certificate 
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety Legislation
Please note this position is not suitable for job share.

On occasion there will be a requirement for applicants to be called upon for holiday and sickness cover within the unit if you work on bank holidays this will be paid at the enhanced rate of time and a quarter.

Immediate start date available after pre-employment checks have been concluded.

We have been operating the café since May 2020 as a take away only venue and a decision has been taken to continue with this operation until at least April 2022.

For an informal chat about this position please contact Jason Gillard - 01752 977185

Closing date:    Sunday 25 July 2021



Vacancy Description
The Meadow Café situated in Central Park Plymouth Permanent 18 hours per week (range of 14hr-22hrs) worked over a 3 week rolling rota that will include weekdays and weekends. Working 2 weekends in 3. 52 weeks per year Grade B - £9.62 - £9.81 per hour
 
Catering Assistant - FullyCATERed - role profile

*Please be aware that there is a minimum age restriction to all CATERed positions of 18 years old. As you would work with industrial machinery this is a legal requirement for insurance purposes.

Situated at one of the busiest and most visible points in the park next to the natural play area, the café makes the most of its position within the natural landscape and includes a green (grassed) roof and outdoor seating.

We are recruiting staff to assist in the running of the café and ensure that it is welcoming to all with caring, knowledgeable staff acting as park ambassadors.

Staff will be passionate about customer service, engaging with the community and supporting users of the park whether they be families, children and young people, senior citizens groups, dog walkers, commuters or sports groups.

Duties will include serving from one of the café hatches a selection of hot and cold drinks, small selection of snacks and ice cream and completing any start up and clear down processes required. Training for the positions will be given by the Assistant Catering Manager, the Food, Beverage & Hospitality Manager and through our bespoke online training program.

The posts require lone working at times.

Key responsibilities: 
  • Ability to operate an electronic till 
  • Assist with stock rotation of food. 
  • Restock, service vending machines 
  • Accept and store food deliveries. 
  • Handle small amounts of cash and using contactless till payments. 
  • Undertake other duties appropriate to the grade of the post

Essential: 
  • Catering experience 
  • Experience of working as part of a team working under pressure to meet deadlines 
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety practice in a busy working environment 
  • Experience of cleaning areas to agreed hygienic standards

Desirable:
  • Basic Food Hygiene Certificate 
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety Legislation
Please note this position is not suitable for job share.

On occasion there will be a requirement for applicants to be called upon for holiday and sickness cover within the unit if you work on bank holidays this will be paid at the enhanced rate of time and a quarter.

Immediate start date available after pre-employment checks have been concluded.

We have been operating the café since May 2020 as a take away only venue and a decision has been taken to continue with this operation until at least April 2022.

For an informal chat about this position please contact Jason Gillard - 01752 977185

Closing date:    Sunday 25 July 2021