Haulfryn Group Ltd

Kitchen Porter/Kitchen Assistant - Paignton, Devon

£3.87 - £7.20 per hour
20 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Kitchen Assistant
Haulfryn Group
Job Type
Full Time

Kitchen Porter/Kitchen Assistant – Devon Hills, Paignton

Position Description

We are looking for a dedicated individual commited to delivering great service and experience to join our team as a Kitchen Porter/Kitchen Assistant. We have an excellent opportunity to work in our friendly and busy holiday resort, Devon Hills. The position of Kitchen Porter/Kitchen Assistant is based at our 15th century pub, The Blagdon Inn. We are looking for a relaible, flexible, diligent and committed individual. 

You will report to the Head chef and duties will include food prep, cooking, cleaning, dishwashing and all other aspects of being in a kitchen environment.

Experience in a similar role is desirable. It is also important that you have a flexible, adaptable approach. We aim to offer friendly and informal, yet high quality service to our holiday home owners and holiday makers, so setting and delivering those standards will be essential.
Required Experience

-Outstanding customer service skills

-Relevant experience, ideally within the food & beverage or holiday industry

-Proven ability of working as part of a team

-Self-motivated and adaptable

-Ability to nurture a good working relationship with other departments

-Time management skills

-Attention to detail

-Knowledge of good health and safety practices

-Computer literate with knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel 


Varied hours per week 5 days over 7 including weekends to suit the needs of the business, various shifts are available between 0830-2200. We are exceptionally busy in school holidays and the expectation is that you will need to be in the business at these times.

In line with requirements of the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process. 

Salary & Benefits

Very competitive salary dependent on age + bonus + benefits package:

- Leisure Club membership

- Massively discounted holidays on our holiday parks

-On-line discount scheme to many high street and leisure outlets

-Pension Scheme

-Employee Assistance Programme

-Uniform provided

-30 days holiday (including Bank Holiday allowance)

*Benefits are non-contractual and may be dependent on the job role and status.

Devon Hills is part of the Haulfryn Group, which is one of the UK's largest owners of luxurious holiday and residential parks celebrating 80 years as a successful family owned British company. We have gone from strength to strength in recent years, with an investment of over £30 million in to our parks.

Key Words: Kitchen Porter, Kitchen Assistant, Food and Beverage, Customer Service, Self-motivated, Adaptable, Team Member, Time Management.