Kitchen Porter- Full time

Hours of Work: 37.5 hours per week.  Monday-Sunday

Nightingale Hospital is the only private mental health hospital in Central London, with over 30 years’ experience in delivering specialised, evidence-based treatments in outpatient, day patient and inpatient settings. Our dedicated team of specialists are committed to the diagnosis and treatment of all types of mental health conditions, including eating disorders and addictions. Conveniently located, we are a two-minute walk from Marylebone main line and Underground stations, and within a ten minute walk of Baker Street and Edgware Road Underground stations.

We are owned by international medical group, Orpea delivering the full spectrum of psychiatric care, high quality care home and rehabilitation services across the globe.

The main purpose of the job

You will be primarily responsible for ensuring kitchen cleanliness, basic food preparation, and maintaining kitchen organisation within the Hospital.

Duties include:

  • Ensure basic cleaning jobs are carried out as quickly as possible
  • Collect and wash up pots and pans.
  • Clean food preparation areas and equipment, in addition to crockery and cutlery.
  • Unload food and equipment deliveries.
  • Keep work surfaces, walls and floors clean and sanitised.
  • Keep the storeroom organised.
  • Empty all trash bins and ensure that all waste is disposed of promptly.
  • Help with routine food prep tasks (such as peeling and chopping vegetables) when needed.

Requirements:

  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team and take direction
  • Good Interpersonal skills

Main benefits

  • 25 days’ holiday increasing up to 30 days for long service plus bank holidays
  • Generous Company pension scheme with The People’s Pension
  • Generous Company sick pay
  • 100% of NMC registration renewal will be paid for by the Nightingale Hospital (subject to meeting the criteria)
  • Annual staff bonus (discretionary)
  • Paid for DBS
  • Death in service cover
  • Travel loan scheme
  • Subsidised staff meals
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Flexible working
  • Perkbox