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Kitchen Porter

SSP Catering

Location:  Guildford
Salary:  £17,941 per annum pro rata (0.95 FTE)
Post Type:  Part Time
Advert Placed:  Tuesday 31 August 2021
Closing Date:  Tuesday 28 September 2021
Reference:  052621


An opportunity has arisen within the Catering Department at Surrey Sports Park for a proactive, self-motivated and highly organised individual to join our team.

As a Kitchen Porter at this busy prestigious Sports Park you will work closely with the team in ensuring a clean hygienic environment is maintained at all times. This a 7-day operation and will be working 38 hours per week over 5 days including early mornings, evenings and weekends as rostered by the Head Chef.

You will ideally come from a catering background and have good skills along with a real drive to succeed and grow.

Main duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Ensuring that all areas are clean and hygienic
  • Cleaning all equipment within the catering department in an efficient manner
  • Ensuring correct use and storage of cleaning chemicals
  • Following and completing daily and weekly cleaning schedules
  • Receiving, recording and ensuring correct storage of deliveries
  • Ensure refuse is removed from the kitchen and stored correctly
  • Assist with basic food preparation as required

Surrey Sports Park is at the heart of sport and physical activity in Surrey, and our mission is to deliver the best possible sport, health and wellbeing experience to our University of Surrey students and to the wider SSP community. We provide strategic added value to the University by delivering an outstanding student experience through social and competitive sport and providing an excellent environment for wellness and fitness for Surrey staff and students, and our community impact is significant both culturally and physically. The team is passionate and high performing, and the business model requires us to deliver a self-sustaining, well managed and customer service focused business.

If you would like to discuss this role further, please contact Chris Fentiman on email

The supporting statement section should set out how your qualifications, experience and training meet each of the selection criteria. Please provide one or more paragraphs addressing each criterion. The supporting statement is an essential part of the selection process and thus a failure to provide this information will mean that the application will not be considered. An answer to any of the criteria such as "Please see attached CV" will not be considered acceptable.
Please note CVs cannot be accepted without a completed application form.
Please note that the job might be closed earlier if there are sufficient applications received. 
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Surrey Sports Park is committed to providing an inclusive environment that offers equal opportunities for all.  We place great value on diversity and are seeking to increase the diversity within our community.  Therefore we particularly encourage applications from under-represented groups, such as people from Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups and people with disabilities.

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