Catering Assistant (Bank)

Location: YMCA White House, Hampton

Company: YMCA London South West 

Hours: Bank Staff Role – Various hours available to cover weekdays, weekends and Bank Holidays

Rate: £8.40 p/h

Job Description:

We are seeking a Catering Assistant to assist in all aspects of the running of the Café and functions at YMCA White House. You will be part of a larger Catering Department which falls under the YMCA Health and Wellbeing brand and is quite unique delivering a number of catering services; which includes daily meals for the residents that live in its hostels, cafés open to the public, as well as catering for functions; meetings and conferences held at its other YMCA sites. We also cater for three free schools.

You will provide excellent customer service, preparing and cooking simple but wholesome food and serving drinks to a high standard; maximise income and customer satisfaction within the Café; keep all catering areas clean and well stocked, whilst working on your own or with others.

It is essential to hold a current food hygiene certificate, or obtain one within one month of starting; possess good verbal communication skills; to have experience of food preparation and presentation; to have the ability to calculate cash transactions and handle cash quickly and accurately. It would be an advantage to have worked in sales or customer service, or to have experience of Café procedures such as cashing up, till operation, and awareness of special diets.  This role is subject to safeguarding checks including a DBS check in line with YMCA LSW procedures.

YMCA London South West is a Christian organisation and as an employee, you will be required to respect its ethos and uphold its values.

For an application pack visit our website by CLICKING HERE or Email

Date Posted: 09/11/16           Closing Date: 28/11/16