Catering Assistant
Ref: CA(2021)CE-R2

WWT Castle Espie (Northern Ireland)
Retail / Visitor Services, Catering
£7,098 per annum
Position type
Part Time
Working pattern
15 hours per week, 3 days out of 7 - Shifts will to be worked on a rota basis including weekends and bank holidays
Job advert

Castle Espie Wetland Centre is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join its busy catering department. This is a unique opportunity to work for a local conservation charity and popular visitor attraction. You will be required to work daytime shifts (no split shifts or night shifts) with a friendly and welcoming team in picturesque surroundings.

The role:

You will be responsible for assisting in all areas required, to include providing excellent front of house customer service, maintaining stock levels, assisting with food preparation, maintaining high standards of food hygiene and safety, and any other standards or tasks set by the Catering Manager.

Ideally candidates will be educated to GCSE standard or equivalent and will have demonstrable experience gained within a similar catering operation.

Hours are predominantly work over three days including weekends. There is scope to work occasional additional hours in line with the needs of the business.

About us:

The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT) is a conservation charity that protects wetlands for wildlife and people. We conserve, restore and create wetlands. We are pioneers in saving wetland wildlife, both in the UK and around the world. At our 10 UK sites around a million visitors a year engage with wetland nature. We work internationally in key global wetland areas, balancing conservation with sustainable livelihoods and influencing national and international conservation policies.

In return for your hard work and dedication you’ll enjoy a wide range of benefits including:

25 days annual leave plus bank holidays increasing to 30 days after 5 years’ service (pro-rata)
Contributory pension scheme (conditions apply)
Life assurance
Free car parking and secure bike storage areas
Cycle to work scheme
Free entry to all our centres

When visiting our website you will notice that the positon is referred to as Trading Assistant. This is how the role is known internally within WWT.

Closing date:  5th December 2021

Interview date:  13th December 2021

WWT is an equal opportunities employer and all applications will be considered solely on merit.

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