Visitor Services Assistant - Kitchen Assistant (Threave)

  • Job Reference: 00002353-1
  • Date Posted: 1 July 2021
  • Recruiter: The National Trust for Scotland
  • Location: Threave
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £19,344 pro rata
  • Sector: Chefs - All Levels, Contract Catering, Temp, Interim & Seasonal, Restaurant
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Purpose of the role

To assist the cook in the day to day management of the Catering & Hospitality offer at Threave Garden to ensure that all targets are met and all visitors receive the highest level of visitor experience standards.

Key Responsibilities
•Contribute to food production as per the Menu Cycle/Specification and event Food Production (corporate, hospitality, meetings etc)
•Keeping up to date HACCP, COSHH checklists and temperature sheets.
•Ensure high Standards of Kitchen Hygiene, Cleanliness, Tidiness and related Schedules
•Use fresh Produce and Ingredients whenever and where ever is possible and minimise wastage.
•Maintain a high standard of Food Presentation to the Customer
•Share in the common responsibility of implementing the Trust’s “Health & Safety Policy”, being mindful at all times of the health and safety of self, staff, volunteers, and visitors.
•Share in the common responsibility of working in a manner mindful of the Trust’s obligations to minimise impact on the environment, through e.g. efficient use of water/heat/light, recycling and the disposal of waste, considered use of transport
•Help to reduce occurrences where Health or Safety of yourself and other employees may be put in jeopardy
•Adherence to the COSHH Training provided and control of substances covered by COSHH
•Involvement in the upkeep and maintenance of both the entire department site and, specifically, the Catering Outlets
•Assist with daily cleaning and pot wash duties

Interested applicants should forward a completed application form to Human Resources Department (Applications), The National Trust for Scotland, Hermiston Quay, 5 Cultins Road, Edinburgh, EH11 4DF, by mail or by email via, by first post by 9th July 2021.