Hospitality Assistant – Wanstead, East LondonLocation: Chestnut Manor Care Home, 63 Cambridge Park, London, E11 2PRHourly rate: £10.50 per hourHours: Up to 40 hours per weekShifts: Shift pattern to be discussed at interview, shifts across Monday to Sunday, including alternate weekendsJob type: Permanent Come and make a difference with the team at Westgate Healthcare! #CareWithUsAtWestgateWe are looking for a compassionate and caring Hospitality Assistant to join our family at Chestnut Manor Care Home.
We are looking for individuals who share our values, have an interest in helping others, a can-do attitude and who will treat the people we support with care, compassion and respect.
If you want to make a difference to the lives of our elderly residents, apply today.What’s in it for you?
Competitive pay rates plus enhanced pay on bank holidays5.6 weeks’ annual leave (pro rata for part-time)Workplace pension schemeComprehensive induction and named buddy to help you settle inFree training and developmentSupport in achieving additional qualifications, including nationally recognised qualificationsWork in a friendly team with experienced staff‘Refer a Friend’ scheme where you can earn points and financial rewards via the Care Friends appAccess to the Blue Light Card which provides various discounts from hundreds of nationwide high street and online storesOpportunities, support and encouragement for career progressionLoyalty and long-service awardsFree uniformWellbeing initiatives and team recognition rewards
*Please note, some of the above benefits depend on your position in the company.
Further information can be given at interview stage About the role:
Assist with the cleaning of services and kitchens on a daily basisPrepare meals Assist in washing crockery, cutlery, cooking and serving utensils and kitchen equipmentDistribute to and collect crockery from the residentsRelay and clear tea trolleys where applicableMaintain a clean and hygienic environmentCarry out any reasonable request or instruction from the Home Manager or Head Chef
The right to live and work in the UK (please note, sponsorship is not available)Previous experience of working in a similar position is essential to be successful Previous experience in a care home environment is ideal, however candidates with a hotel/restaurant background are also encouraged to apply Excellent communication skills, both verbal and writtenAbility to work in a team, a caring nature and a positive attitude An understanding of Health and Safety, Infection Control and COSHH
We reserve the right to close this vacancy once we receive suitable applications, therefore, an early submission is encouraged. Due to a high volume of applications, if you do not hear from us within 5 working days, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful.Westgate Healthcare is an equal opportunities employer, and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.WGHROB