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Mitie Food & Beverage Assistant (Healthcare) in Stockport, United Kingdom

Contract Type: Permanent Hours: 24 hours per week Shift Pattern: Thursday to Sunday 11:30 - 18:00 Salary: £8.91 per hour In your new role as Food & Beverage Assistant (Healthcare), you will take patient food orders, prepare the service areas with the necessary service equipment, and ensure that all foods and fluids are served when required as per ward requirements and accurately recorded. You will comply with instruction on portion control, presentation and recording all information relating to the service. You will be assisting with food preparation and production when required. You will need to ensure all stores are correctly rotated, and used in date order, as well as disposing of any out of date products in the correct manner. You will check all ward kitchen and departmental fridges for food safety compliance, and undertake cleaning duties including floors, wall surfaces and equipment, adhering to COSHH guidelines. You will ensure company safety arrangements and procedures are followed always and bring any apparent deficiencies in systems of work or equipment provided to the attention of the Manager. What you'll get in return: * In return we will offer you holiday entitlement, pension contributions, life cover, discount through MiDeals to over 850 high street retailers, cycle to work, options to buy extra holiday, save as you earn scheme, share incentive plan, recognition and wellbeing incentives such as Mitie Stars and many other benefits. In order to be successful in this role, you will be committed to providing patients with safe, high quality and well-presented food, and maintain a smart, professional and hygienic appearance. You must be prepared to work in a chilled environment. Food safety level 2 preferred, must be available to undertake mandatory training at short notice to comply with food safety and set an example by being professional, demonstrating product knowledge when enquiries are made. This role will involve standing mostly with manual handling & some bending / stretching / heavy lifting required. You will need a good level of both written and spoken English skills with an excellent attention to detail, and you will need to be a strong communicator, who can easily interact with customers and team members. You will need to be enthusiastic, conscientious, diligent and committed. You will need a flexible approach and a "can do" attitude, together with the ability to self-prioritise. You will maintain a good working relationship with; Mitie employees, NHS trust employees and hospital patients and represent Mitie and the client in a professional, courteous and confident manner. *Note: This job description is intended to give the post holder an appreciation of the role envisaged for this position and the range of duties undertaken. Specific tasks and objectives will be agreed with the post holder throughout the period of employment. The job description may be varied from time to time by the Company to reflect changes in the post holder’s role and/or the needs of the business.