Catering AssistantJCA UK - Condover Hall
What will I be doing?
The role of the Catering Assistant is to support the Head Chef in our busy canteen. You will be serving food to both our guests and staff, you will participate in our daily kitchen – cleaning schedule and assist with maintaining the high cleanliness standards we adhere to. Receiving deliveries and ensuring the food is stored away correctly and rotated effectively in accordance with HACCP regulations.
What are we looking for?
- A keen interest in the Catering industry
- Team player
We are looking for individuals who are looking to kick start their career in the catering industry, you must be a team player and be prepared to help with many different aspects of the kitchen, from serving food to cleaning up afterwards. Previous experience working in a kitchen is desirable but not essential. This role is based at our centre Condover Hall, which is in Shrewsbury, as this vacancy isn’t residential, you would need to be able to get to work easily.
I worked at Condover Hall for 6 months.
Favourite part of the job
I really enjoy helping the children who come to stay with us choose their meals. I love explaining what certain foods are as they may have not seen or eaten them before.
Best work memory
We recently had a Muslim group stay with us, they had opted to cater for themselves, this was a fantastic chance for us to try some new and exciting foods!
Why should you join JCA?
One of the greatest things about working for JCA is being a part of a fantastic team!
What qualities do you need to work a season?
You need the desire to work with children, you need to be willing to learn.