Catering Assistant

  • Job Reference: Catering Assistant
  • Date Posted: 13 October 2021
  • Recruiter: Mango Solutions Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Dummer, Basingstoke
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Catering & Hospitality
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Telephone: 01708 763 200

Job Description

The Catering Assistant will be responsible for providing a friendly catering service, performing a variety of manual tasks associated with food production and service across all outlets on site.

Job Description and Person Specification


  • To assist in the preparation of food, drinks and snacks at the various onsite catering outlets
  • To build the appropriate knowledge of food items and drinks sold throughout the catering outlets and to keep the outlets and vending areas fully stocked
  • To use the tills to process sales of food and snacks, correctly recording each sale, including the handling of cash
  • To keep the catering outlets and kitchen clean, following rigorous cleaning schedules
  • To keep the dining areas in a clean and tidy state
  • To provide a friendly, efficient and hygienic service to all customers
  • To co-operate with all team members and undertake duties in the kitchen / catering outlets as requested
  • To attend food safety, health and safety and environmental training courses as required
  • To demonstrate an awareness and commitment to safeguarding, equality diversity and inclusion, health and safety and data protection, in line with College policies
  • To do other tasks as reasonably requested by the Godalming College management team from time to time


  • Customer service experience
  • Good organizational skills
  • Numerate: ability to remember prices, simple mental arithmetic and counting cash
  • Manual dexterity for quick, skilful handiwork
  • Ability to communicate in written and spoken English
  • Smart, clean appearance (uniform is provided)
  • Friendly, pleasant personality
  • Reliable


  • Food hygiene training certificate
  • Till experience