Darwin Escapes Keswick, UK
17 Sep, 2019Permanent
The kitchen team at Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat have positions available for a full time and a part time Kitchen Porter now available! We are looking for someone who will work together with the team to be responsible for all aspects of kitchen preparation and procedure, portion control and waste management, and will perform consistently in line with the company’s high standards. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone interested in a career in catering to learn new skills and gain valuable experience alongside our talented team. The Kitchen Porter position is ideal for an ambitious and motivated individual who is looking for a long term role, in which to learn and develop new skills. This is a permanent position to work variable hours including evenings, weekends and bank holidays. This role is ideal for candidates searching for entry level catering jobs within a commutable distance of Keswick. Key Responsibilities Assist in the preparation of food and basic dishes where required and able. Efficient and correct stock rotation in order to minimise waste within the kitchen. Ensure the cleanliness of all work areas and stations. Provision of correct portion sizes and control of all waste. Comply with all food hygiene regulations. Wash and replenish all of the glasses, crockery, utensils, kitchenware and equipment in a prompt and timely manner. What experience you will need Similar previous experience is an advantage but not essential. What skills you will need Hygiene and Food Safety certificates are an advantage but not essential. Good communication skills within the team. Driving licence and ability to drive is advantageous to enable easy access to the park. Positive attitude with willingness to learn new skills alongside our experienced team. What we offer Role specific training including Darwin Academy modules such as Food Safety, Health and Safety and Emergency First Aid. Hourly rate of pay. Full uniform provided. Generous employee discount in company restaurants and facilities.