Meols Cop High School

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Part Time Catering Assistant 

(3.5 hours per day, 17.5 hours a week)

Third Party vacancy on behalf of Taylor Shaw 

Are you warm, friendly and genuine? Do you enjoy customer interaction? We’ve an excellent opportunity to develop a rewarding catering career with us, Elior UK - a leading contract caterer.


Elior UK operate across a diverse range of industries such as stadiums, offices, museums, schools, universities and care homes with plenty of career development opportunities.  We are in a period of growth and there’s no better time to join.


This exciting opportunity as a Catering Assistant is based at Meols Cop high school. You will be joining an enthusiastic team of catering professionals.

This Catering Assistant position is with our Taylorshaw brand, part of Elior UK, a leading catering specialist providing freshly prepared, healthy food to our students within primary and secondary schools and colleges. This Catering Assistant role is based at Meols Cop kitchen.

Your key responsibilities as the Catering Assistant will consist of:


  • Ensure full area of responsibility is clean, appropriately presented and stocked at all times
  • Ensure thorough and up to date knowledge and understanding of menu and special offers in order to provide relevant information to customers and clients
  • Be responsible for smooth operation of relevant equipment reporting any maintenance issues in line with procedures
  • Operate the till point as required throughout service, ensuring correct procedures are used
  • Ensure all complaint handling is dealt with professionally and in line with procedures
  • Ensure that COSHH, Food Safety and Health & Safety regulations are adhered to and any incidents are reported in line with procedures
  • Ad-hoc duties to support the catering team and services

The experience and knowledge we are looking for from the future Catering Assistant include:

  • Genuine interest in customer service excellence
  • A team player
  • Catering experience desirable but not essential

Why it’s great to work for us:

 We focus on our colleagues and hold Elior Annual Awards Events, recognition schemes every month plus training and career progression through the Academy and Apprenticeship qualifications.

You can request additional leave for charity work and we provide a Colleague Support Programme for health & wellbeing support.

 We foster and believe in diversity and believe a workplace free from discrimination leads to a fun, supportive environment.


Salary - £8.91 per hour 

Permanent after 6 months Probation Period 

*All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK

*full disclosure DBS application will be made for successful applicant.


Closing Date: 01/11/21

(We regret that we are unable to accept any applications after the closing date)

Send up to date CV along with reference contacts to;

Paula Heyes, Catering Manager,

Meols Cop high school,

Meols Cop road

PR8 6JS.