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Kitchen Porter, Tate Liverpool

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Opportunity type:Permanent, Part-time 

Working hours:16 hours per week 

Salary:£9 per hour plus great benefits  


Closing date:10 November 2019 at midnight 

Tate Eats aim is to be the market-leading caterer within the arts and to consistently provide outstanding food, drink and service at the four Tate sites and the other sites within our business.

We have a great opportunity for a Kitchen Porter to join the busy team at Tate Liverpool. We are looking for a talented, ambitious and friendly individual, with previous similar experience and a drive to learn.

You will have a proactive, 'can do' attitude and will be able to work flexible hours over a 5 day week including weekends and some early mornings and late nights.

The successful candidate will have:

•Proven experience in a catering/kitchen environment as a Kitchen Porter or similar
•Good knowledge of food and food hygiene
•Knowledge of chemicals and COSHH training
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills; the ability to communicate with staff at all levels
•Flexible with working hours; available to work early mornings, late nights and weekends, on a rota basis
•Work effectively within a team, to be self motivated and enjoy motivating others
•Work to the highest hygiene standards
•Pro-active, reliable and the ability to work well under pressure

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.