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Catering Stores Assistant

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Opportunity type:Permanent, Part-time 

Working hours:Min. 16 hours a week 

Salary:£10.55 per hour plus great benefits  

Location:Tate Britain & Tate Modern 

Closing date:16 June 2019 at midnight 

Tate Eats is proud to be the in-house provider of quality food and beverages for all the Tate sites. Our offer ranges from a sustaining sandwich to a memorable dining experience, as well as catering for special events being held by Tate’s corporate sponsors.

We are currently recruiting for a Catering Stores Assistant to join our small but busy team on a permanent basis. This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic individual with previous experience within a catering warehouse or stores environment. You will be responsible and accountable for the receiving of all goods into Tate Eats and be based mostly at Tate Modern, with work at Tate Britain too.

The successful candidate will:
• Be a positive and strong member of the team, with a good work ethic
• Have great communication skills with the ability to communicate with staff at all levels and with suppliers and distributors
• Possess excellent attention to detail and have previous experience of managing stock
• Have excellent numeracy skills
• Be able to work effectively under pressure and unsupervised at times
• Be flexible with their working hours and enjoy our early starts

On occasion we deliver goods between Tate Britain and Tate Modern so a clean driving licence is desirable but not essential.

You will work a guaranteed minimum 16 hours a week. Most shifts will be four hours long during the day time, and most weeks you may be working 4 days a week including weekends. If you fulfil this criteria, we'd really like to hear from you.

We offer great benefits including staff training, staff meal allowance, performance and service awards, great discounts in our shops and catering outlets, Employee Assistance Program, Cycle scheme and free entry to exhibitions for you, your friends and family.

Disability Confident

As a member of the Disability Confident Scheme, we interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for a job vacancy. Our jobs are like our galleries, open to all. Tate Catering is a wholly owned subsidiary of Tate and covenants all profits to support Tate’s work and collection.

Application Information

Please refer to our Guidance Notes and the Job Description which can be found below. Please complete this application online and attach your CV. If you do not have a CV, please download and complete the 'Extra Information' form below and attach to your online application. Please make sure to click on 'Upload' after you have selected your CV/Extra Information form.

Please note that if you do not attach either your CV or the 'Extra Information' form we will not be able to consider your application.