Food Service Assistant

Employer Information

Mount Charles


T: 028 9032 0070


Food Service Assistant
Slieve Dhu Nursing Home
Newcastle, Co. Down

We currently have an opportunity for a Food Service Assistant to join our team at Slieve Dhu, Bryansford Road, Newcastle, Co. Down.  

As the Food Service Assistant, you will serve residents, assist the cook as required and maintain the standards of the catering offering. You will be flexible, hard-working, excel in customer service and have a passion for the role that you do.
The core hours of work for Slieve Dhu are Monday To Sunday, 0700 and 1800.

This is an exciting time to join the largest independently owned catering organisation in Ireland to develop your career within one of Deloittes best managed companies.

Key duties and responsibilities will include:
Serving meals to residents
Ensuring that areas of work and tables are kept to a high standard of cleanliness throughout the day
Completing production, wastage, temperature and cleaning records. Reporting discrepancies to your line manager
Maintaining stocks and supplies
Complying with all company and legal procedures relating to food safety, hygiene, health and safety and personal requirements

Essential Criteria:
Excellent customer service
Previous experience working in a hospitality role
The ability to prioritise and have an eye for detail
Good communication skills – written and verbal
The ability to demonstrate great team work skills
The ability to follow instruction
Level 2 Award in Food Safety and Catering or equivalent is desirable as well as experience working in a busy food service environment.

Hours of work: 20hours per week, 2 days out of 7.  

Rate of pay: £8.72

Successful applicants job offer will be subject to the relevant security clearance required for this role.

Applicants should note that based on the response, the Company may increase shortlisting criteria.

The Mount Charles Group Ltd is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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