Restaurant Assistant (Bank)

Location: Surbiton

Company: YMCA London South West 

Hours: Shifts available to cover weekdays, weekends and bank holidays

Salary: £7.70 per hour

Date Posted: 06/03/17           Closing Date: Midday on 13/03/2017

Job Description:

We are seeking a Restaurant Assistant to assist in the smooth running of catering at YMCA Surbiton. 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.

The café at YMCA Surbiton provides daily meals for the housing residents as well as being open to the public and accommodates functions and meetings/conferences held at the site.  The postholder will be required to provide excellent customer service, prepare food and drinks to a high standard; maximise income and customer satisfaction within the café; keep all kitchen areas clean and tidy, whilst working independently or within a team.

It is essential to have knowledge of special diets and food allergies, health and safety and food hygiene issues; experience of providing a service to the public with sales or customer care experience; possess good verbal communication skills and to be able to manage and prioritise conflicting demands. It would be beneficial to hold a food hygiene certificate.  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.

How to apply:

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