Job title: Kitchen Porter
Location: Lilleshall National Sports & Conferencing Centre, Shropshire, TF10 9AT
Job type: Permanent, Full & Part Time
Working Hours: 30 and 39 hours per week, between Monday to Sunday, shift times with needs of the business but usually between 7am to 3pm & 1pm to 9pm.
Salary: Up to £9.50 per hour (from April) + Excellent benefits
Are you looking for a job that provides an opportunity to break into the catering and hospitality industry while providing a stable income and regular shifts? If so, you are in luck as we are recruiting for kitchen porters and this role can provide all these things and more.
Here at Lilleshall our goal is to get more people, more active, more often. We provide affordable access to a wide range of sports and leisure facilities to support healthier and happier people across all segments of the local community. To deliver those services takes an enthusiastic and customer focused team.
Lilleshall is one of Sport England`s National Sports Centres and is home to a number of National Governing Bodies of Sport. Lilleshall provides excellent facilities to Britain’s leading sports men and women. We are also a Conferencing and Event Centre, boasting a large number of recently refurbished rooms and outdoor spaces for weddings, corporate events, and team-building days.
As the Kitchen porter, the purpose of your role is supporting the chefs within the kitchen environment. The role is made up of varying responsibilities which include basic food preparation, washing up, cleaning, and clearing all kitchen areas, unloading, and putting away deliveries, emptying bins, sweeping, and mopping floors, ensuring all equipment is clean and put away correctly and deep cleaning fridges and storerooms to maintain sanitary and kitchen safety standards.
The successful candidate should be able to demonstrate a level of experience and knowledge within a kitchen environment and it’s desirable that you hold a level 1 food safety award.
You will be thorough and pay attention to detail, have the ability to work well with your hands, be patient and be able to remain calm in stressful situations, as well as being able to work on your own and within a team.
Lastly, you will have good communication, listening and interpersonal skills, maintain high standards of presentation, have a flexible attitude, as well as a personal interest in health, fitness, and wellbeing.
If you feel like you meet the above criteria and want to cut your teeth in a challenging and varied role, please apply today.
Meaningful and vital work: The nature of our business means you will do interesting work that matters – delivering essential services that touch people’s lives.
A world of opportunity: Our diverse UK-wide operations offer unrivalled opportunities to learn and develop. You’ll be able to broaden your experience and apply your skills in new ways.
Great people: We are a motivated team who will encourage you and help you to succeed. You’ll have the resources you need to do your job in a diverse and supportive environment.
What we offer
- Free Gym membership
- Staff meal, physio discounts
- Up to 6% contributory pension scheme
- Serco discounts which include cinema, merlin entertainment and online shopping discounts, cycle to work scheme and discounts on mobile phone plans and leisure centre memberships.
- Interesting, varied, and enjoyable work
- A company that recognises your contribution