Catering / Refreshment Assistant

Bolsover District Council
Clowne, Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Living Wage, £8.25 per hour
30 Nov 2016
15 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Want to be part of exciting new Leisure facilities
developments within North Derbyshire?

This is an exciting time to join us and share in our success.

You will enjoy working with a wide range of people in a busy environment to provide a high quality experience expected by all our visitors. You will have excellent communication skills, the ability to learn quickly and work well as part of a diverse team.

Catering / Refreshment Assistant
Ref: BDC/16/2900
Salary Details: Living Wage, £8.25 per hour
Job Term: Various hours available

Appointment Type: Temporary, 12 month contract with potential to become established subject to review
Hours: Negotiable, please state the hours you are available to work on your application
Location: The Arc, Clowne
Department: Bolsover District Council

Following a recent review of Leisure Services at both Bolsover and North East Derbyshire District Councils and the new build of our ‘state of the art' leisure facility at Clowne, the above opportunity is now available.  The successful candidate will undertake the day to preparation of hot and cold refreshments for customers and for meetings, monitor stock levels, maintain a high level of hygiene, cleanliness and presentation and undertake cleaning duties.  

To be short-listed for interview candidates must possess the following:- 

  • Basic knowledge of food and drink preparation
  • Food Hygiene and Safety Certificate Level 2 or Basic Food Hygiene Certificate or equivalent (or willing to work towards within one month of commencing in post)
  • Previous experience of dealing with customers, handling cash and basic refreshment preparation
  • Basic literacy and numeracy skills
  • Ability to deal with a wide range of customers in an often busy environment
  • Ability to work as part of a team and with minimum supervision
  • Ability to learn new skills relevant to the role 

Please state the hours you are available to work on your application.  If you wish to be considered for the same post at both Bolsover and North East Derbyshire District Councils where available, please include this on your application ensuring you cover all the essential requirements within both Council's person specifications, when completing just one application form for the same role. 

Our preferred method of application is online at 
Alternatively you can request an application pack by
CV's will not be accepted. 
 If you do not have access to the internet contact us by telephone on our
24-hour job-line on 01246 242524.  

For an informal chat regarding this vacancy please contact Wayne Carter on 01246 242356. 

Bolsover District Council is striving for diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. 

Closing date: 14 December 2016
Provisional interview date: w/c 19 December 2016