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Catering Ward Host / Hostess - NHS (b2)

Chelmsford, Essex
£10.69 to £17.00 Per Hour
Job Type
28 Jul 2022

Catering Ward Host / Hostess

Location: Chelmsford, Essex

Job Type: Temporary

Duration of booking: This is a temporary ongoing role with no end date specified

Proposed start date: As soon as possible

Sector: Healthcare

Base: Hospital

Band: 2

Pay Rates:

Monday to Friday hours worked from 6am to 8pm (days shifts): £10.69 paye inclusive per hour

Monday to Friday hours worked from 8pm to 6am (Night shifts) / Saturday: £13.89

Sunday / Bank Holidays: £17

Working Days and Hours:

Monday to Sunday various shifts as possible:

7am-8pm (You will be doing 3 long days per week Monday to Saturday)

Monday-Friday 7am-3pm

Monday - Friday 4.30pm - 8pm

Sunday 4.30pm-8pm

Catering Ward Host Duties:

  • Cooking and serving microwave meals to patients on wards
  • Serving hot beverages to patients
  • Taking food orders from patients
  • Reading bed boards for special dietary requirements and allergies.
  • Washing up and general cleaning duties in a ward kitchen
  • Filling out paper work i.e., probe sheets, cleaning schedules and wastage sheets
  • Stock rotation and checking fridge temperatures
  • All candidates need to be able to work alone and part of a team as some areas of the hospital you work in a team of 6 other parts you are on your own working the kitchen and ward.

Training Information:

Inductions will be 2 weeks or 10 shifts whichever happens soonest. The whole induction will be caried out at the hospital and will include the following:

  • Mandatory training
  • Uniform ordering
  • I.D badge
  • Buddy training - they will train alongside one of our fully trained staff for 6-8 shifts.

The training days and times will be determined by what the candidates wants to work on a regular basis, i.e. if they want 4.30pm-8pm then there 2 weeks training will be on the 4.30pm-8pm shifts.

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  • Job Reference: 670334270-2
  • Date Posted: 28 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Your World Healthcare
    Your World Healthcare
  • Location: Chelmsford, Essex
  • Salary: £10.69 to £17.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent