General Assistant - BOH
About the role
At Sodexo we are proud to have served the UK’s Armed forces for over 30 years! We believe it’s the little things that make the biggest impact!
Our General Assistants are vital to our catering operation and ensure our busy food outlets run smoothly, always ensuring to provide excellent customer service. With a dedicated and helpful approach, you’ll support our team of chefs with basic food preparation and ensuring the kitchen areas and equipment are left glistening!
This is a great opportunity to join us at Worthy down barracks, Winchester! , to support our Armed Forces and improve the quality of their daily life, as the site is not only their workplace but also a home to many of them.
Sodexo reserves the right to close this advert early if we are in receipt of a high number of applications.
A few things about you
We want you to bring your can-do attitude, your flexible approach to working and your great reliability with you when you join us. Being a team player is important, don’t forget to bring you excellent attention to detail and good communication skills too!
Experience working in a similar industry (i.e., food service, catering, or hospitality) would be ideal, but general knowledge of food preparation with understanding of basic food hygiene and cleaning will tick the box!
Sodexo embeds a strong safety culture in everything we do. There will be company procedures to follow alongside our Health & Safety practises so it is vital that you will champion this.
Site security clearance is required for this role
- 40 hours per week
- £9.50 per hour
- 5 days out 7 on a rota basis 08:00 -16:30 and 12:00 - 20:30
- Full protective uniform supplied
- Full training provided
- Cycle to work scheme
- Many employee benefits, rewards and recognition
- Minibus transport to and from site available over various shift patterns for employees who do not have access to a vehicle
- Lots of career progression opportunities
About the Company
Why choose Sodexo?
You don’t just join Sodexo, you belong.
What do we mean when we say belong?
It’s simple. You create a company where everyone is respected and feels that their ideas count. You take care of the quality of life of your people. You make your workplace inclusive, encouraging people to bring their whole self to work every day. That’s our philosophy in a nutshell.
A career at Sodexo won’t tie you down, it actively encourages your progress. The diverse range of roles we offer is truly infinite. Whatever your skills, experience or passion, you’ll be encouraged and supported to have a fulfilling career.
We are committed to being an inclusive employer; we welcome and encourage applications from people with a diverse variety of experiences, backgrounds and identities.
We’re a Disability Confident Leader employer. We’re committed to changing attitudes towards disability, and making sure disabled people have the chance to fulfil their aspirations.
We are building on our support to the Armed Forces community through the development of specific pathways within our recruitment process to support ex-forces personnel and reservists, those applying for jobs with us who meet the ideal candidate criteria for the role advertised are guaranteed to progress to the selection process
As part of our commitment to improving the quality of life and health and wellbeing for our employees we provide discounts and benefit that you can tailor to suit your needs and help you take advantage of being part of Sodexo.
· 20 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
· 5% pension contribution
· Sodexo Discounts from over 1,200 top retailers
· Talk – a free wellbeing support helpline for you and your family
· Cycle to work
· Life assurance.