Catering Assistant (Part Time – Fixed Term)


To operate within the catering outlets preparing and serving a range of food and drink items to customers in a clean, tidy hygienic and safe environment


  • To provide excellent customer service in all aspects of the department commercially and educationally
  • To prepare and sell a range of beverages, and food products
  • To restock all produce to comply with safer food and better business
  • Cash handling
  • Maintaining a safe secure hygienic environment to comply with legislation
  • To be proactive in Food storage, Stock rotating and Stock taking to comply with legislation
  • Any other duties of a similar level of responsibility as may be required.
  • To support tutors and assist with supervising and coaching students undertaking work experience within the catering outlets experience
  • To ensure accurate portion control, quality & counter service is standardised and delivered at all times
  • To undertake regular cleaning of all equipment and work areas within the catering outlets
  • To facilitate the hospitality requirements and events
  • To engage with extra college activities as required
  • To ensure continuous development and improvement of skills and professional knowledge
  • To effectively and efficiently use all equipment and products to minimise waste in order to create an efficient working environment
  • To build and maintain effective team working relationships
  • To promote greener working practices to support college recycling policies
  • Under take any other duties as required

Hopwood Hall College is an equal opportunities employer. Our values are underpinned by equality, diversity and inclusion for all. We welcome and encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds.

Being an inclusive workplace means we ensure that everyone has an equal opportunity to succeed and flourish as part of our team irrespective of their age, gender, race, sexuality, religion or belief, disability, gender reassignment or marital status. We respect and value our differences and aim to bring out the best in people by creating a culture where everyone feels included and appreciated.

We are a Disability Confident employer and have made a positive commitment to employing disabled people and guarantee to interview all disabled candidates who meet the minimum essential criteria for the role as set out in the job description.

Other Information

ADDITIONAL INFO: Fixed Term Until 19th January 2024

LOCATION: Middleton or Rochdale Campus

CLOSING DATE: 30th November 2023

Middleton Campus
Rochdale Road, Middleton
Manchester, M24 6XH
0161 643 7560
Rochdale Campus
St. Mary’s Gate
Rochdale, OL12 6RY
01706 345 346