Food Service Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00002572-1
  • Date Posted: 28 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Shrewsbury School
  • Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire
  • Salary: £9.01 Per Hour
  • Sector: Hospitality, Catering & Tourism
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Casual
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description

Casual contract, working hours as required – Rate of pay is £9.01 per hour plus 12% top up for holiday pay making that an overall hourly rate of £10.08.

We have vacancies for casual food service assistants to come and join our friendly team at Holroyd Howe.

This role is to provide a friendly catering service, performing a variety of tasks associated with catering and hospitality. This will include a high focus on customer service, cleaning and health and safety standards. The hours will be agreed weekly and will work around the business requirements and your availability.

Specific Responsibilities:

To assist in the preparation of food and snacks.

To keep the kitchen and restaurant areas in a clean and tidy state at all times.

To provide a friendly, efficient and hygienic service to all customers.

To assist with the hospitality service and delivery to all locations

 Client Service:

 To ensure that customers are given a prompt and efficient service and expectations are consistently exceeded.

To be customer focused at all times, by being visible during service periods, approachable and quick to exceed expectations in fulfilling customer needs.

To project a willing and helpful attitude to customers; to seek the appropriate knowledge of food items sold through out catering areas and to keep areas and service counters clean and fully stocked.


 To treat your team members at location as you would expect to be treated.To co-operate with all team members and undertake duties in the kitchen / service areas as requested to ensure an efficient   and effective service is delivered at all times.

 Health & Safety, Food Safety, the Environment

 To attend food safety, health and safety and environmental training courses as required.

 To rigorously follow the unit cleaning schedules.

Additional Responsibilities

 To attend all location meetings as required.

To show commitment to company values in all aspects of your role.

To act as a positive ambassador for the business.

To attend to any reasonable request made by the client or Holroyd Howe Management.

To ensure compliance with the company’s policy on safer recruitment and safeguarding children and young adults at all times whilst at work.


Please email Maureen Derbyshire on for any further details on this position or call on 01743 280841

 All applications will be subject to a satisfactory DBS check.