This job has expired

Catering Assistant

Compass Group UK Ireland
Closing date
19 May 2022

View more

Full Time
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Catering Assistant 

£23,100 Basic

On-going training and development

Perks at work

Overall Purpose of the role

Providing nutrition to the youth and Women players and staff of Chelsea F.C at one of the country’s most prestigious football training grounds.

As a catering assistant, you serve as an assistant to the F&B Supervisor. Your duties include to proactively deliver an exceptional service to our clients and players at Chelsea F.C, creating trusting relationships and to always have the Levy UK’s reputation for food quality and service at the top of your priorities.

Key Responsibilities
  • Create positive interactions with all our players, clients and team members.
  • Deal with requests in an efficient manner, communicating with kitchen and colleagues to ensure smooth delivery of service.
  • Serve food, beverages & accompaniments in line with service standards.
  • Clearing tables and/or service points in a team environment.
  • Provide knowledge of the food and beverage offer.
  • Assisting with the set up and clear down of areas, ready for the next service.
  • Ensuring all service areas are kept clean, tidy and safe.
  • Escalate any service issues to the appropriate management team member.
  • Comply with all company and unit policies with regards to Health & Safety, Hygiene, Manual Handling and COSHH.

Person Specification:

  • Enthusiasm to develop your own skills and knowledge plus those around you.
  • Adaptability to change and willingness to embrace new ideas and processes.
  • Ability to work unsupervised and deliver quality work.
  • Positive and approachable manner.
  • Team player qualities.


  • Engaging, flexible and friendly in manner.
  • Motivated by a passion for quality and great service delivery, leading by example.
  • High level of attention to detail.
  • Display a ‘can do ‘positive attitude with the client, nutritionist, players, coaches and colleagues.
  • Adaptability to change and willingness to embrace new ideas and processes.
  • Able to communicate effectively with all our customers, clients and colleagues.
  • Listen and respond appropriately.
  • Confidence when meeting and interacting with people to discover their needs.
  • Excellent teamwork skills and a proactive, can-do attitude.
  • Ability to work in a busy, fast paced environment.
  • Ability to solve problems quickly and think on your feet.
  • Ability to work unsupervised and deliver quality work.
  • Comfortable to walk & stand during majority of shift.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours on both weekdays, weekends and evenings. 

Work Enhancements:

  • Competitive salary.
  • Uniform provided.
  • Free staff meals.
  • Job skill enhancement training and courses available.
  • Company pension scheme.
Hours of Work:

Hours of work will be determined by the needs of the business and subject to the Working Time Directive and any Workforce agreement that is in place. This will involve evening and weekend working.

Who we are:

Levy UK + Ireland is the sports and hospitality sector of Compass Group UK and Ireland. It is the market leader in the provision of legendary food and drink experiences at some of the UK’s most significant sporting, arena, and leisure venues.


Through strong client partnerships, Levy UK + Ireland creates bespoke food concepts, service standards and pioneering design, implementing a guest-first approach and ongoing innovation at each venue. With a company-wide passion for food, Levy UK + Ireland creates menus and food experiences that feature fantastic seasonal dishes, with a strong focus on British ingredients.


As well as providing tailor-made concepts for its clients, Levy UK + Ireland also delivers corporate hospitality, event catering, venue sourcing and support services, through its portfolio of businesses. These include Keith Prowse, Payne and Gunter, and Lime Venue Portfolio.



LinkedIn  Levy UK

Twitter @Levy_UK 

Instagram @Levy_UK_ Ireland

Facebook @Levy_UK  


Levy UK + Ireland is a sector of Compass Group UK and Ireland which is part of Compass Group Plc, the world's leading foodservice company. We specialise in providing food, vending and related services on our clients' premises. The company operates across the core sectors of Business + Industry, Defence, Offshore + Remote Site, Healthcare, Education, Sports + Leisure and Vending with an established brand portfolio.

Please note that we reserve the right to remove this advert prior to the advertised date, dependent on the level of response received.  You are therefore advised to apply at your earliest convenience.

Compass Group UK+I

You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert