Casual Catering Assistant Job

Location UK, South East England, Middlesex
Sector Corporate Catering, Hospitality & Staffing
Job Role Waiting Staff
Job Type Permanent
Employment Type Full-time
Salary £9.30-£11.09 p/h
Job Number  98500
Created 22 December 2021


One of our clients - one of the UK's most prestigious schools is looking to recruit a Hospitality Coordinator to coordinate all aspects of the school's internal events and to ensure that the catering requirements of external events are delivered. The successful candidate will work collaboratively with colleagues across the catering team and to ensure

that all hospitality services are customer focused, delivered efficiently and in line with catering service standards. The role involves working with the Hospitality Manager and Catering team, event execution and noting information for charging. This role is very hands on and will require flexibility, adaptability, and a genuine passion for high quality service at all times.

The Role:

  • To adhere to a standard of cleaning that will be set by the Dining Hall Supervisor. This is to include cleaning of all the furniture and equipment that is housed in the dining area including tables, chairs, food counters, salad counters, coffee, milk and juice machines.
  • To follow daily instructions, programme menu boards, read and understand the set requirements for all daily and special requests. Liaise and communicate with supervisors and other team members.
  • To assist a small team in the operation of a large flight dishwasher washing all items of equipment from the Dining Hall and cooking equipment from the kitchen.
  • Responsible for the removal of all rubbish from the work area after the shift has been completed. ! At times, some heavy work is involved in this role in the removal of benches and tables to other areas of the dining hall when special events take place.
  • To assist at functions and special school events according to the School and HSEL calendar. ! Working alongside other staff including Dining Hall Assistants, Halls Supervisors, Chefs and other team members on the shift.


  • Have the ability to work well on own and as part of a team;
  • Have the ability to work quickly and calmly under pressure;
  • Can follow written instructions.
  • Are hard working and a “can do” attitude;
  • Are enthusiastic and welcoming approach to work; 
  • Have desire to improve on current standards and to deliver them consistently.

*For a more detailed job role, please get in touch*

The successful applicant will undergo an enhanced DBS check

Salary:  £9.30-£11.09p/h depending on experience

Other benefits/package:  free lunches, school pension scheme, use of the school's sports facilities and subsidised membership of the tennis, golf, angling and social clubs

Additional details:  helpful to be a driver with own car

Hours: Flexible shifts (employment contract will give more details)

Start:  ASAP

Responsible Consultant:  Kelly Bothomley

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