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Catering Assistant - Upper Springland

Job details
Job Type:Catering
Job Location:Perth
Service:Upper Springland
Contract Type:Permanent
Hours:37 Hours per week
Salary Details:£9.30 per hour
Salary Band:Competitive Salary
Closing Date:19 October 2020
Job Reference:CS201009

About Capability Scotland

Capability Scotland campaigns with, and provides education and care services for children and adults across Scotland. The workforce comprises of a wide variety of roles including Allied Health professionals, Teachers, Care and Support staff.

Service Details

Upper Springland aims to enable people with a range of disabilities to lead their lives to the full by accessing specialist facilities and services whilst also using community facilities where appropriate. The service provides 24/7 support to the customer who live on site.

Our aims are to:

  • Support individuals to be empowered and take control of their own lives
  • Support individuals to have choice
  • Enable individuals to access resources, activities and support within Upper Springland and the local community
  • Support individuals to access social work, health, education, employment, and leisure opportunities in order to live their lives to the full.

Do you want to make a real difference to people's lives?

We are currently looking to recruit a Catering Assistant to assist in preparing and serving food. You will be required to clean and maintain the work, kitchen and dining areas. You must at all times maintain excellent standards of hygiene and ensure that sufficient stock levels are maintained. The role also involves some lone working.

Why work for Capability Scotland?

  • Rewarding Career Choice
  • 32 Days Annual Leave (increasing to 37 days with service)
  • Extensive Training provided
  • Enhanced Pension Scheme
  • Death in service benefits
  • Free 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme
  • Professional Development and support for SVQ
  • Access to credit union
  • Competitve pay of £9.30 per hour

Key Requirements:

  • Experience of working in a similar role and environment is preferable but not essential
  • Possess current Elementary Food Hygiene Certificate or willingness to undertake any personal development opportunities.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and on your own initiative
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

How to Apply:

To apply for this role click the 'apply now' button to the right of this page, alternatively please download a copy of our application form also found to the right of this page and send to the contact details below.

Contact Details:

For further information about this role, please contact Lauren Burns below quoting CS201009

Contact Name:                   Lauren Burns

Contact Email:                    01738 632995

Contact Number:      

General Information

  • Capability Scotland is committed to providing services which embrace diversity and which promote equality of opportunity. We are happy to consider job-share applications.
  • Capability Scotland is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable people and as such undertakes to conduct thorough pre-employment checks on all preferred candidates.
  • A copy of Capability Scotland's Equality and Diversity Policy is available on the Intranet or upon request from the HR Department. Capability Scotland, Scottish Charity SC011330.

Disability Confident Employer

As a Disability Confident Employer we are committed to employing and retaining disabled people; we will interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job and consider them on their abilities and we will make reasonable adjustments to ensure disabled people are not disadvantaged when applying for and doing their jobs.


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