KITCHEN PORTER - FULL TIME - £10.85ph INC. TRONC - START ASAP
We are on the hunt for a Kitchen Porter to join the Back of House team at our new opening, The Cheese Barge, Paddington Central.
We’re dedicated to celebrating the best of British Cheese, working with suppliers from all around the country to create our signature grilled cheese sandwiches and other classic cheese-focused dishes – all seasonal, and made with the best quality produce.
We’re an extremely passionate, creative and determined team, with an eye for detail and a strong focus on the customer experience. If you’re passionate about British produce, have a strong understanding of the London restaurant scene, and love cheese as much as we do, we want to hear from you.
You’ll work under our Head and Sous Chefs to support the back of house team in the smooth running of the kitchen.
Full training on cheeses is provided, including industry recognised qualifications through the Academy of Cheese, as well as a range of benefits. Professional development opportunities are available within the company for those who show initiative.
If this sounds like you, please get in touch.
- Ensure the kitchen is kept in excellent condition at all times, maintaining the highest food hygiene and Health & Safety standards, and taking care of equipment.
- Developing product knowledge and understanding of company ethos.
- Maintain high professional standards throughout the restaurant.
- Promote a positive perception of the company at all times, both internally and externally.
- 28 days holiday per year
- Monthly British cheese box
- Producer visits
- Free staff meals & trader discounts
- 50% off meals on your days off
- Full training & tastings, including Academy of Cheese qualifications
- Regular staff socials
- Experience in a similar role is desirable but not essential.
- A strong attention to detail
- An awareness of British Cheese, with an interest to learn and develop a deeper understanding
- Excellent work ethic, organisation and communication skills
- Determined and willingness to learn
- Friendly, approachable and humble