Average of 40 hours per week worked over five days out of seven across a three-week rota, including evenings and weekends. Split shifts may be required
The environment: Harrow School is situated within a beautiful site in Harrow on the Hill, northwest London, and is one of the best-known schools in the world, with around 830 boys studying at Harrow. The School’s Catering Department has over 60 staff led by the Head of Catering, the Catering Manager and the Executive Head Chef, supported by various chefs and kitchen porters. The team produces over 3,000 meals per day during term time and over 25,000 packed meals per year. The School also caters for sports teas, open days, parents’ meetings, departmental dinners, working lunches, and provides high-end hospitality for events such as wedding receptions and conferences.
The role: You will assist the Hospitality Manager with operational planning for all aspects of Harrow School internal events to deliver the catering requirements of external events. Working with colleagues across the Catering team and other staff, you will ensure that all hospitality services are customer focused, delivered efficiently, charged to the right budgets and in line with catering service standards.
The skills: You will enjoy being very hands-on with this role, using your experience of working in a front-line, customer facing, fast-paced workplace, with your computer skills and highly developed organisational skills both in the catering office and liaising in the School venues. You will pride yourself on your flexibility, adaptability, and a genuine passion for high quality service at all times.
The benefits include:
- Free lunch.
- Free parking.
- Automatic enrolment in the School’s pension scheme.
- Use of the School’s sports facilities such as the swimming pool, gym, and running track.
- Subsidised membership of the tennis, golf, angling and social clubs.
For a detailed job description and application form visit www.harrowschool.org.uk/contact/work-at-harrow For any questions email the HR department at email@example.com CVs without the application form will not be accepted as it forms the important first step in our safeguarding process.
Closing date: Sunday 22 August 2021.
The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All successful applicants must be willing to undergo enhanced child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with any past employer and the Disclosure and Barring Service. Harrow School is an equal opportunities employer.