Kitchen Assistant

  • Harrow, HA0 3SF
  • Harrow
  • Kitchen Assistant
  • Permanent
  • Full-time

If you are interested in this position, please apply now.


Your key responsibilities as the Kitchen Assistant/Driver will consist of:

- Ensure full area of responsibility is clean, appropriately presented and stocked at all times
- Ensure thorough and up to date knowledge and understanding of menu and special offers in order to provide relevant information to customers and clients
- Be responsible for smooth operation of relevant equipment reporting any maintenance issues in line with procedures
- Operate the till point as required throughout service, ensuring correct procedures are used
- Ensure all complaint handling is dealt with professionally and in line with procedures
- Ensure that COSHH, Food Safety and Health & Safety regulations are adhered to and any incidents are reported in line with procedures
- Ad-hoc duties to support the catering team and services
Deliver lunches to another school


The experience and knowledge we are looking for from the future Kitchen Assistant/Driver include:

- Previous experience working in a school kitchen environment is preferred, but not essential, as training will be given to a willing candidate who shows potential to learn.
- Genuine interest in customer service excellence
- A great team player
- Catering experience desirable but not essential
- Clean drivers license


• Workplace pension scheme
• Recognition reward and awards
• Long Service awards
• Fantastic Career Development opportunities
• Access to Cycle to Work Scheme.
• Access to a Save as you Earn Scheme

As well as an enjoyable place to work, Taylor Shaw offer a comprehensive benefits package including access to offers, promotions and discounts to retail and leisure providers.

You may also very occasionally be asked to assist on parent evenings, parent taster sessions and other events to promote the school meal service to parents. This is not part of your regular hours and would incur overtime.

Closing date


89% of our colleagues enjoy doing their job each day.

Here at Elior UK we have lots of opportunity for progression and personal development within our business and work with a diverse range of clients.

Elior is a multi-award winning global player in the contract catering sector,
with operations in over 16 countries, over 120,000 employees and 25,000 points of sale. We are one of the largest contract caterers in the industry with our Group headquarters in Paris. Here in the UK we have approximately 15,000 colleagues helping us deliver our promise in achieving excellence in everything that makes up the customer experience across 1,600 sites.

We're driven by the knowledge that young people deserve - and need - the best food for their wellbeing

We're dedicated at Taylor Shaw to bringing all our resources together to provide high quality nutritious food that our young customers will enjoy while at school and in further education. And to ensuring it is served by caring, well trained and skilled people.

Join the team and contribute towards helping the next generation live a healthy life.


If you are interested in this position, please apply now.