Shepherd Neame

Kitchen Assistant/Porter Required - The George Hotel, Cranbrook

Cranbrook, Kent
19 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Job Type
Full Time

Hard working and reliable porter required

Due to business demand the George Hotel in Cranbrook is looking for a full time kitchen porter to join our team immediately.
We are a busy hotel that combines the friendly atmosphere of a local pub and restaurant together with all the comforts of a modern hotel and function venue.
We pride ourselves on offering a quality and traditional pub menu together with a great level of customer service, so we need an enthusiastic and dedicated Kitchen porter that can support our busy kitchen team.
Role and Responsibilities:

  • You will be responsible for maintaining a clean, hygienic and tidy kitchen area.
  • You will manage the pot wash and plate wash area, processing cutlery through the washers and ensuring adequate clean stock and cutlery for service.
  • You may also be required to support our team of chefs with basic food preparation ensuring that our customers are served quickly and efficiently.


  • Experience is preferable although not essential as full training will be provided.
  • You must be able to work some evenings and weekends.
  • You will want to work as part of a kitchen team and learn new culinary skills.
  • The ability to adhere to food hygiene and health and safety regulations.
  • The ability to work under pressure in a fast paced and busy environment.
  • Candidates must be in good physical health as you will be on your feet for most of the shift.
  • You must be flexible in terms of the working hours required of you.
  • You will be a great team player.


  • An immediate start is available.
  • Full company training will be provided.
  • Staff uniform is provided.
  • Paid holiday allowance.
  • Shepherd Neame company pension scheme.
  • You will work as part of a friendly and supportive team in a fun and team spirited environment.

Please apply online now with your CV in order to be considered.