Catering Assistant

  • Job Reference: 705437251-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
  • Location: Bristol, Somerset
  • Salary: £11.50 Per Hour
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Catering Assistant needed in HMP Bristol at £11.50/h! Your new companyYou will be working for HMP Bristol. It is located in the Horfield/Bishopston area and is a category B prison. There is a capacity of around 500 inmates in HMP Bristol split across 5 main wings.Your new roleYou will be working within the kitchen at HMP Bristol, overseeing prisoners whilst they prepare and cook meals for other inmates, members of staff, events etc. There will be 20 inmates working within the kitchen at any one time and 4-5 other members of staff helping oversee them.Some other duties may include:- Providing training to prisoners who are studying towards a relevant qualification- Preparing food and cooking food- Stock control- Making sure prisoners are working safely and efficiently- Checking hygiene and contributing to the review of catering standardsThis role is a Monday to Friday from 9am to 3pm.Every 3 weeks you will be required to work 1 Saturday shift. The pay rate is at £11.50 per hour (please note that all pay rates are PAYE and are inclusive of holiday pay)What you'll need to succeedYou must have :

  • NVQ Level 2 certificate in Food production within Hospitality and Catering or equivalent
  • Food Hygiene Certificate at Level 2
  • At least 2 years plus experience in a large kitchen/ catering environment and provide support and training to the prisoners where necessary.

All candidates are subject to 2 satisfactory references and full prison clearance.What you'll get in returnA competitive rate of pay, free meals onsite whilst working, provided uniform, experience working within a unique catering environment, and the opportunity to go permanent.What you need to do nowIf you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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