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Catering Assistant
Catering Assistant

Where and when can I work?

The role of a catering assistant can be quite tiring, due to having to work long hours on occasions. With the kitchen being a potentially dangerous place to work in, it is important that those who work in kitchens are alert all the time. When working as a catering assistant you could expect to work 40-hour weeks, comprising of early mornings and late nights.

What can I earn?

A salary for working in this role would be around £9,500 a year, for those just starting out, increasing up to £15,000 with experience.

What are the benefits?

Employees often have the opportunity to work overtime in this role, meaning there is a potential to earn more than the basic salary.

Are there chances of promotion?

It is possible to work towards various different qualifications as well as completing courses, in order to be promoted to another role, such as a kitchen supervisor or a trainee chef.

What will I be responsible for?

Responsibilities as a catering assistant would include carrying out food hygiene preparation tasks, ensuring chefs have the food and equipment they need to do their job, while also helping to serve meals to customers.

Do I need any experience?

Previous experience of working in a kitchen is advantageous, however training is always given due to the nature of the role.

What attributes are needed?

In order to be successful in this role, you would need to confidently demonstrate your ability to work in a team, to keep calm in pressured situations, have an interest in food and catering, and the ability to work quickly.

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  1. Catering Assistant

    Ramsgate | £6.95 - £7.20 per hour + Minimum Wage Age Related | From New Appointments Group

    Calling all experienced Catering Assistants!! We are proud to be supporting our distinguished client in their search for two experienced Catering Assistants to join their team. Based within a... medium sized, happy and caring educational environment, you will join a team of committed staff. Your duties will include: *Serving on the counter. *Washing-up. *Clearing and stacking dishes. *Food preparation. *Cleaning down. This post offers 18 hours a week, which consists of evenings on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Sunday 5pm-7.30pm, and a split shift on a Saturday 8am-2.30pm & 5pm-7.30pm. Previous catering experience is essential along with your commitment to the weekly hours. This role is being offered on a temporary basis to start as soon as possible. An existing DBS...

  2. Catering Assistant

    Grafham | £7.50 - 7.50 per hour | From 1st CHOICE RECRUITMENT- Huntingdon

    Our client based in Huntingdonshire are looking for a customer focused, enthusiastic and experienced catering assistant to join their team on a temporary basis. The ideal candidate......

  3. Catering Assistant

    Edinburgh | £12,691 - £13,268 per year | From myjobscotland

    Job Description Health and Social Care Catering Assistant Gylemuir House Salary: £12,691 - £13,268 Hours: 36 Gylemuir House is a short term interim care home service for older people......

  4. Catering Assistant

    Stonehaven | £5,976 - £6,111 per year | From myjobscotland

    Job Description Before applying for this job, it is important that you read the Applicant Guidance by clicking on the attachments below. These explain the job role and the type of person we are... website - Informal enquiries to Linda F. Smith - 07795 013338. Please see attached job profile for further details. See also: Job Profile Catering Assistant 2009-06-16.pdf Applying for a job with Aberdeenshire Council.pdf ...

  5. Catering Assistant

    Livingston | £15,037 - £15,517 per year | From myjobscotland

    Job Description Term time only - 17 hours per week Grade 1: £15,037 - £15,517 (pro-rata per annum) Start Date: ASAP Fixed Term for 12 months Working within the College's 'E-meal Café'......

  6. Catering Assistant

    Redditch | 0.0000 | From Talentspa

    Catering Assistant Location: Redditch Salary: £8.50 /hour Hours Per Week: 22 hours Shifts available: 1 x Thursday, Friday & Saturday A Catering Assistant is required for a Redditch based... company, where you will be part of the catering team responsible for the running the onsite employee canteen. Responsibilities include preparing various hot and cold food options, restocking, kitchen hygiene duties and serving customers, including cash handling. Flexibility is essential as you will be required to work in a rotating shift basis to include some weekends, early mornings and early evenings. Candidate requirements: If you feel that you may be suitable for this Catering Assistant role then please apply now! ...

  7. Catering Assistant

    Witham | 0.0000 | From First Call Employment

    We're urgently looking to recruit additional experienced Catering Assistant staff to work temporary assignments in the local area of Witham. Benefits of registering with us for work: • Specialists... in catering & hospitality recruitment • Increased opportunities for work • Flexible working - you decide when and where you work • Hourly rates of pay, paid weekly into your bank account • Accrue holiday as you work • Online account for you to update your availability, download timesheets and much more To apply to work with us as a Catering Assistant, email us an up to date CV with contact details or contact us for more information. First Call Employment is a specialist catering Recruitment Agency. ...

  8. Catering Assistant (Education)

    South Godstone | 7.50 - 8.50 | From 1 Four 1 Recruitment

    This prestigious school has an in - house catering establishment of the highest order. You need to be someone who possesses a variety of catering skills. You may need to be a Kitchen Porter,... Food Preparation Assistant, Food Service Assistant. All the staff in this kitchen are able to do all these roles, and you need to be the same. The hours are approximately 30 to 35 hours per week, and there will be occasions where extra hours are available, e.g. sporting events, parents evenings. Due to the location having your own transport will be essential. This is currently a temporary position, which, for the right candidate will become permanent. An enhanced DBS is required. ...

  9. Catering Assistant

    Redditch | £8.50 /hour | From Oakland International

    Catering Assistant Location: Redditch Salary: £8.50 /hour Hours Per Week: 22 hours Shifts available: 1 x Thursday, Friday & Saturday A Catering Assistant is required for a Redditch... and early evenings. Candidate requirements: To apply for the role it is essential that you have previous experience working within a similar role within a catering facility. A food hygiene qualification would be an advantage however this can be provided for the right candidate. If you feel that you may be suitable for this Catering Assistant role then please apply now! ... based company, where you will be part of the catering team responsible for the running the onsite employee canteen. Responsibilities include preparing various hot and cold food options, restocking...

  10. Catering Assistant

    Bristol | 5.5000 | From Prospero Teaching

    Catering Assistant Prospero Teaching are now proudly recruiting on behalf of an excellent nursery in Bristol. We are looking for a Catering Assistant who is enthusiastic and hard-working to join... the busy office team. It is a full-time permanent position that starts ASAP. You will be supervised by and assist one of our Nursery Chefs in the day-to-day catering at the nursery. Your main role will be providing children with balanced and nutritious meals. Your role as a Catering Assistant would include: *Help the cook to prepare meals for the children. *Maintain health and safety standards in the kitchen. The ideal Catering Assistant will have the following: *Experience of working in a kitchen. *To be a hard worker. *To be a team player. *To be organised...

  11. Catering Assistant

    Newbury | 0.0000 | From Talentspa

    Catering Assistant Location: Newbury Salary: Competitive This role is for 37.5 hours; however, considerations will be made for part time hours. It will involve weekend and bank holiday... working. Our client is one of the leading Garden Centre chains in the United Kingdom are currently seeking a Catering assistant to work at their Newbury Garden Centre The successful candidate will be part of a vibrant team with a passion and commitment for great customer service. As Catering Assistant, you will be responsible for: Participating in all activities for the restaurant. Creating an efficient and pleasurable experience for all customers. Working with the team to maintain a clean and welcoming environment. The ideal Catering Assistant should possess: Self-motivation...

  12. Catering Assistant

    Edinburgh | 8.0800 | From Compass Group

    We are looking for an enthusiastic Catering Assistant to join our highly motivated and focused team. Main responsibilities Reporting to the Front of House Co-ordinators, and in their absence, the... Breakfast Supervisor or Shift Leaders, a Catering Assistant is responsible for providing support to the Catering section in the provision of services within the Catering Department and to College ... the cleanliness, hygiene & safety of the Catering Facilities. Specifically, the Catering Department provides three meals per day throughout term time and during the Summer Language School 'term’ and one meal per day for primarily non-teaching staff at other times, subject to the needs of the department to close for training, cleaning and holidays. Catering Assistants will be expected to be...

  13. Catering Assistant

    Edinburgh | 0.0000 | From Reed Hospitality

    Reed are looking for a Catering Assistant to join their client's team of catering staff in an education establishment. You will be working 35 hours per week at a rate of £8.08 per hour. Due to... the nature of the role you will be flexible on working additional hours. As Catering Assistant you will report to the Front of House Coordinator and in their absence the Shift Leader ... service at all times -As Catering Assistant you will assist with the basic preparation of food and beverages - You will clean kitchens, dining room and surrounding areas in accordance will all Food Hygiene and Health and Safety regulations and procedures To be considered for the above role you will: -Have a passion for working within the catering service sector -You will have strong...

  14. Catering Assistant

    London | 10.2800 | From Reed Hospitality and Leisure

    Prepare Cook and Serve!!! I am currently recruiting for Catering and Kitchen assistants for schools and colleges in and around East London and Essex areas. Duties for kitchen and catering... assistant may include; Washing-up, tidying and cleaning of kitchens areas, food prepping, portering, serving customers and preparing the food counter display, assisting Chef and Cooks where and when required. If you are hard - working, flexible and willing to work a variety of shifts and rotas, please contact me at Reed Stratford, Hospitality & Leisure on 0208 514 3777 or email me at Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business ...

  15. Catering Assistant

    Aberystwyth | 7.2000 | From Pertemps

    Catering Assistant required for ad hoc summer work based in Aberystwyth. We are looking for a Catering Assistant work as and when required from 31st March - 1st October 2017. Working in a......

  16. Catering Assistant - Weekends

    Ramsgate | £6.95 - £7.20 per hour + Minimum Wage Age Related | From New Appointments Group

    Calling all experienced Catering Assistants!! We are proud to be supporting our distinguished client in their search for an experienced Catering Assistant to join their team on a weekend......

  17. Catering Assistant

    South East | - £14k-£14k | From Blue Arrow - St Albans

    Catering Assistant, Watford, Temporary role which can lead to permanent employment 20-40 hours per week £6.90-£7.43 per hour.   We are currently recruiting for catering assistants for a clients......

  18. Catering Assistant

    Coulby Newham | 0.0000 | From THE HUMAN GROUP NORTH EAST LIMITED

    We are recruiting for a Catering Assistant to support kitchen staff. Must have experience in a similar role preparing and cooking food and following health and hygiene regulations. 30 hours per......

  19. Catering Assistant

    Sheffield | 7.9300 | From Extra Care

    The ExtraCare Charitable Trust is currently looking for an experienced Catering Assistant to help provide a quality dining experience in our Restaurant at our Brunswick Gardens Village in... Woodhouse, Sheffield. The successful Catering Assistant will be either on a zero hours or relief bank contract and we will reward you with £7.93 per hour. The ExtraCare Charitable Trust ... villages and schemes. Eating well is one of life’s great pleasures, the Restaurant is the hub of the community and the successful Catering Assistant will be contributing to its success.  Menu planning ... , we require a Catering Assistant to help provide a quality dining experience in our well-established restaurant. The Catering Assistant will assist our chefs to provide homemade traditional...

  20. Catering Assistant

    Exeter | £7.20 - £8.50 per hour | From Blue Arrow - Exeter

    Blue Arrow Exeter is currently looking for Catering Assistants to join our team ready for the busy season ahead. Offering full and part time hours and a wide range of Clients to work for, this is an... opportunity not to be missed. As a Catering Assistant with our Exeter team you will be required to: -Work in a range of facilities from Kitchens to pop up restaurants -Ensure all Health and Safety is adhered too -Be able to work in a very busy and demanding environment -Complete Blue Arrow Food Hygiene level 1 -Be flexible for shifts To apply: -You must have Catering and Hospitality experience -Understand Health and Safety -Be a commutable distance to Exeter -Available immediately In return Blue Arrow can offer work at a range of top local employers including...