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General Assistant

£13.15 Per Hour
Job Type
14 May 2024
General Assistant Monday - Friday £13.15 per hour
A new opportunity has arisen for a General Assistant to join Restaurant Associates. We are looking for new members to join our highly dedicated team.As a General Assistant you would provide a warm and welcoming environment for our customers
We ensure you're rewarded for all your hard work, which is why we offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:
  • To help with the cost of living crisis, Compass will be providing a free meal or equivalent Subsidy while working
  • Exclusive travel discounts with TUI, Expedia, and many more
  • Save money on your food shop with discounts on Tesco, Sainsbury's, Morrisons and many more
  • Quick access for you and your immediate family to a Digital GP, and wider healthcare benefits
  • Up to 44% off cinema tickets to enjoy your favourite blockbuster
  • Regular emails filled with the best discounts and savings available
  • Receive cash rewards every time you spend and use them on a wide range of brands
  • Un-wind with us with free wellness, mindfulness and exercise classes
  • You can share all discounts and offers with your friends and families
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Grow your career with our Career Pathways and MyLearning programmes

Key Responsibilities
  • To make sure you are aware of, and meet the legal and Company requirements for fire, safety, health and hygiene
  • To report health and safety 
  • To assist in all food production areas with basic food preparation
  • Ensure that the correct service equipment and menu accompaniments are available prior to service.
  • To serve customers with hot and cold food and beverages during service times
  • Inform Chef/manager in advance of any menu shortages in order to ensure a quick and efficient service and to keep queues to a minimum.
  • To ensure all displays, counters and seating areas comply with company and statutory health and hygiene requirements
  • To assist in the preparation of hospitality as required 
  • To assist with deliveries - Storing, rotating, stock taking, temperature checks
  • To clean all work areas during and after use and remove all waste to the appropriate area
  • When involved in till duties be aware of daily menu content and any changes in the tariff.
  • To receive stock, store and check for quality and quantity; ensuring that all stock is dated and rotated and that all areas are fully stocked. 
  • Assist in the kitchen and pot wash area when necessary. 
  • Be prepared to assist colleagues in a willing and positive manner including assisting with other duties as required
  • To adhere to cash handling procedures, where applicable 
  • To acquire a good knowledge of all products in order to be able to advise individual customers on their product choice

Who you are:
  • Awareness of food & hygiene standards
  • Passionate about care, with the ability to communicate effectively
  • Able to work under pressure, individually and as part of a team with a flexible approach to meet the needs of the business.
  • Confident working in a care home environment
  • It doesn't matter if you've never worked as a General Assistant before. What does matter to us the most, is taking pride in what you do and a willingness to learn and go the extra mile for our residents
Compass Group UK&I wants everyone in our business to feel able to be themselves at work and to have an equal opportunity to progress their career. We want to create a culture where we respect and embrace everyone's talents, beliefs, backgrounds, and abilities. Where our colleagues feel valued, can reach their full potential, and thrive - Diversity is Our Strength!
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