Catering / Kitchen Assistant - Entry Level

Recruiter
St Austell Brewery
Location
Polzeath, Wadebridge
Salary
up to £12 per hour DOE Plus Benefits
Posted
08 May 2019
Closes
05 Jun 2019
Ref
HWWVA1906/JH-HL
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Catering / Kitchen Assistant – Entry Level
Polzeath, Cornwall
 
Who will I be working for?
 
We are St Austell Brewery, a family-owned, independent business that is passionate about great food and drink and delivering the very best to our customers. We produce award-winning beers and have pubs and hotels across the South West, from Bath and Bristol, to the Isles of Scilly.
 
Situated in Polzeath, a renowned surfing destination on the North Cornwall coast, the Oystercatcher offers self-catering accommodation and local pub food. We are now looking for a dedicated Catering / Kitchen Assistant to join our professional and friendly team.
 
Are there any benefits?
 
- Salary of up to £12 per hour DOE
- 30% off food and drink in managed houses and 50% off accommodation from your first day
- Pension scheme
- Excellent training (many of our managers started off in entry level roles)
- Employee reward programme – if you provide a fantastic service, we’ll make sure it’s recognised
- Join a business that supports local charities, good causes and individuals in need
- Cycle to work scheme
 
This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic individual looking to kick start their catering career with an exciting (newly refurbished) business.
 
As well as working with fresh, delicious food, you’ll be working in one of the most beautiful parts of Cornwall. What could be better than looking onto Polzeath beach as you prepare smile inducing culinary delights?
 
We believe our employees are the heart and soul of our business and you’ll work as a vital member of our enthusiastic, tight knit kitchen brigade. What’s more, you’ll discover that there’s plenty of encouragement and support as you build on your expertise and confidence.
 
What will I be doing?
 
Predominately assisting with basic food preparation, as the Catering / Kitchen Assistant, you’ll play an essential role in ensuring the smooth running of our kitchen.
 
This will involve:
 
- Maintaining a clean workspace
- Supporting others wherever possible
- Playing a hands-on role in kitchen operations
- Maintaining a positive attitude
 
What will I need?
 
To join us as a Catering / Kitchen Assistant, you will need:
 
- A full, valid driving licence
- To take pride in your work
- To be reliable with an exceptional work ethic
- The ability to thrive under pressure
 
It would be great if you had a Food Hygiene qualification, however this isn’t essential as training will be provided. Experience in either a professional kitchen or a hospitality role would also be desirable.
 
We’d love to hear from you if you’ve worked as a Kitchen Porter, Kitchen Assistant, Catering Assistant, Trainee Chef, Assistant Chef, Junior Chef, Bartender, Front of House Assistant, Hospitality Assistant, Waiter or Waitress.
 
Webrecruit and St Austell Brewery are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.
 
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