Hospitality Assistant



    ExtraCare Charitable Trust

    Location: Longbridge Village
    Contract: Permanent
    Salary: £8.01 per hour
    Hours: 1 x 9 hours per week contract and 1 x 12 hours per week.

    The ExtraCare Charitable Trust are looking to recruit hardworking and enthusiastic Hospitality Assistants to join our catering team at our brand new Retirement Village in Longbridge, Birmingham. Eating well is one of life’s great pleasures and the Village Bistro will be the hub of the community and our Hospitality Assistants will be contributing to its success.

    Longbridge will be our fifth retirement Village in Birmingham. There will be 260 apartments for affordable rent and purchase and a host of social and leisure facilities to enjoy. The Village will be set on five acres fronting Lickey Road on the edge of Longbridge Town Centre. The Village opens in July 2017.

    Operating a predominantly lunchtime service and occasional evenings, we require a Hospitality Assistant to help provide a quality dining experience in our Village Bistro. You will also be required to ensure a commitment to the highest standards of hygiene at all times, making sure health and safety standards are adhered to.

    The main duties for the role of Hospitality Assistant are to ensure:

    – That tables are set smartly and neatly.

    – Table linen is crease free, clean and in good condition.

    – All tables are laid correctly; crockery and cutlery are in good condition and clean.

    – All glasses are smear free and in good condition.

    – Appropriate background music is playing.

    – To keep the Bistro clean i.e. vacuuming and dusting on a daily basis

    – That appropriate feeding aids are available when required.

    Previous experience of working in a similar environment would be preferred, although training will be given.

    The ExtraCare Charitable Trust enables older people to enjoy a healthier, happier and more independent future by integrating their homes, care and lifestyle. Founded in 1988, ExtraCare is a registered charity based in Coventry. It operates 3,848 homes within 14 retirement villages and 17 smaller housing schemes. Each village or scheme has 5 to 18 social, health and leisure facilities that are accessible to more than 4,400 residents 3,000 volunteers and local people representing all age groups living in surrounding communities. ExtraCare’s 60 Charity Shops help fund care and well-being services for older people living in its villages and schemes.

    If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to be our new Hospitality Assistant then please apply today.

    We look forward to reviewing your application.

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