General Catering Assistant

Totally Local Company
£9.25 per hour.
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General Catering Assistant - Pownall Green Primary School

Reference: OP2516
No. of Vacancies: 1
Location: Pownall Green Primary School, Bramhall, SK7 2EB
Salary: £9.25 per hour. Totally Local Company also pay the Foundation Living Wage which tops your contracted hours up to £9.30 per hour.
Hours: 10 hours per week Mon-Fri 11.30pm-1.30pm
Working Weeks: 39.2 weeks per year plus holiday entitlement pro-rated over 12 months.
Closing date: 7 May 2021

At Totally Local Company an opportunity has arisen for a General Catering Assistant who possess’ a professional demeanour, sound judgement and integrity to join our Catering team. This role requires somebody who can work off their own initiative, stick to strict time scales and in a fast-paced environment. If you believe you possess these qualities, we encourage you to apply for this role. 

Duties & Responsibilities

To assist with the preparation of food.
To assist with serving meals and collecting used crockery and cutlery at the end of the lunch period.
To assist with the daily preparation of the dining room and counter.
To undertake cleaning duties in the kitchen and dining areas, including the washing of kitchen utensils, crockery, cutlery etc.
To store goods delivered.
To assist with the preparation of buffets and working lunches.
To undertake such other duties related to the work of the department, appropriate to the post, as may be assigned.
The post-holder may have the opportunity to assist with the preparation of food for special functions, such as P.T.A. events, parties etc., as required.
The post-holder will be allotted a time scale in which these duties must be performed.


Skills, Knowledge & Expertise

Basic food preparation and service of food.
Working in a busy kitchen environment.
Basic Food Hygiene Certificate – Level 1.
Knowledge of health and safety procedures / systems.
Knowledge of food safety management systems.
Creativity and presentation skills.

About Totally Local Company

Totally Local Company offers dedicated teams to support your facility management and make your life easier.

Working with private and public sector businesses in the Greater Manchester areas, we work closely with our customers to engage and listen to your needs. On understanding your brief, we will respond with effective, professional and innovative solutions.

Our People

Our expertly trained teams will carry out all jobs to the highest of standards, in a professional and friendly manner.  As part of their role and training, they will also make your account manager aware of any extra work they believe your business needs or anything you need to be aware of, such as winter maintenance, external lighting or new signage.

We are committed to the safety and wellbeing of our staff. We are also fully focused on providing quality services for our customers whilst creating and preserving a cleaner, greener environment. This is reflected in our certifications to OHSAS18001:2007, ISO14001:2015, and ISO9001:2015.