Catering Assistant/Cook (16 Hours including Saturdays)

Hours: 16 hours, formed of Saturdays and Additional Hours. (Additional hours may on occasion be available/required).

Salary: £8.91 per hour

Closing Date: Sunday 8th August 2021


Job purpose

Responsible for the provision of food service within The Showroom, including at the iCafe and for Hospitality events, delivering an excellent customer experience.


Job Description

Provide high-quality catering for customer bookings and café orders (internal and external)

Preparation and service of food for The Showroom’s Hospitality events

Carrying out required cleaning of the kitchen and café areas when on-shift

To assist when necessary with customer comments and enquiries

To help ensure compliance with health and safety, licensing laws and other legal regulations

To work in line with our Premises Licence and to make sure aspects are adhered to

Check deliveries and temperatures, and record food temperatures during service

Support team with hospitality refreshments

Plan and produce two courses for EAT once a month

Regular review of menu’s in use at The Showroom with the Events and Hospitality Manager

Promote healthy eating and allergy awareness

Regular tock takes and compiling stock orders for the Showroom alongside the Manager

To attend/receive any job-related training as required


Person Specification

Previous event catering experience

Food handling and preparation skills

The ability to work under pressure, ensuring the smooth and efficient running of an event

Clear communication, excellent organisational skills and demonstrates attention to detail

Cash handling skills with use of cash register

Good presentation and inter-personal skills

Able to work flexibly as weekend work is required and additional hours will be necessary

Ability to work effectively as part of a team

Computer literate


if you are interested in this role, please email a full and up-to-date CV to by 26th September 2021


Note: This job description covers the main, current duties and responsibilities of the job; however, it is subject to review and amendment in the light of developing or changing organisational needs. Other activities commensurate with this Job Description may from time to time be undertaken by the Job Holder.