Catering Assistant

Organisation: Blair Castle

Salary: £11ph

Location: Blair Atholl

Catering Assistant Job Description
Salary: £11ph
Location: Blair Castle
Contract: Full time/Part time/Flexible Hours
Contract Length: Temporary – Required between March – October
Hours: Flexible hours – 5 days out of 7
Accommodation: Live in is available if required at a rate of £25 per week

This job description is a guide to the work you will initially be required to undertake. It may be changed from time to time to incorporate changing circumstances. It does not form part of your contract of employment.
Background: The catering department within Blair Castle has recently become in-house, meaning it is under large changes. We are looking to develop the catering offer to produce good, fresh, local, and seasonal food for our customers to enjoy.

Purpose of the Role
Support the catering operation to improve the customer food service experience by delivering the food offer to a high quality, setting a high standard and delivering this consistently.

Adhere to all company Health & Safety policies and procedures at all times e.g. Food Handling, Manual handling, Fire procedures.
Delivering a high level of customer service.
Serving hot food to customers.
Working on the tills, ensuring all transactions are completed correctly
Clearing tables and ensuring cleanliness within the restaurant
Working on the dishwasher cleaning crockery and cutlery
Basic food preparation
Complete all Food Safety and Health & Safety paperwork correctly on a continual basis to ensure full compliance.

Maintain the cleanliness of working areas ensuring Health and Safety hazards, issues, near misses and accidents are reported using the appropriate reporting procedures at the earliest opportunity.
Role model the values and behaviours expected by Atholl Estates at all times to colleagues and customers.

A good communicator, able to liaise confidently with customers
An enthusiastic individual with a passion for excellent service delivery
Follows the right health & safety procedures and challenges unsafe behaviours
Is flexible and takes initiative
Is positive & proud of doing a great job
Takes ownership and doesn’t leave things to others or say ‘it’s not my job’

Experience within a similar role (this would be an advantage, but all training will be provided on site)

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Application Deadline: Monday 20/03/2023