General Assistant - Victoria House, Kew, Richmond

Closing date: 02/04/2018

Location: Victoria House, 4 Ennerdale Road, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3PG

General Assistant – Victoria House, Richmond

Salary:            £9.75 per hour 

Part-time:      32.5 hours per week,

Hours:            7:30 am to 2:30 pm (Monday – Friday)

Abbeyfield are looking to recruit a General Assistant to work in Richmond, to support the team in providing for people who want to live later in life in a safe and comfortable setting.

Working as a General Assistant at Victoria House you will maintain a clean environment in all areas of the kitchen, store rooms, bars and restaurant areas in accordance with Environmental Health Standards.

Ensure all food related activities comply with food safety regulations and the completion of all relevant records as directed by the Chef Manager/Cook.

Keep all allocated areas clean, tidy and presentable at all times, help with washing up in the kitchen, assist with social functions.

To travel to other Abbey field locations as required and attend meetings and training as required.

 The following requirements are essential:

  • Ability to communicate and interact well with people.

  • To be able to read and write to a good standard.

  • Ability to work well as part of a team.

  • Show an understanding of the needs of older people.

  • Ability to carry out all aspects of the role to a high standard at all times.

  • Willing to travel for training as required.

  The following requirements are desirable, however training will be provided as part of the role:

  • First Aid Certificate.

  • Food Hygiene Certificate.

 For an extensive job description, including main duties, please click here.

 This post is subject to a DBS check.