Job Title: Catering Assistant  

Location: YMCA Hampton Pool 

Contract: Permanent:  Part Time 

Hours of Work: 20 Hours Per week 

Shift Pattern: Various hours of work 

Salary: £8.57 per hour 

Closing Date: 2 February 2018


YMCA London South West and YMCA East London have merged. This new organisation which is called YMCA London South West has resulted in a growing presence across South, South West and East London.  The Association is part of the affiliated YMCA Christian Movement, offering opportunities to young people and their communities to develop in mind, body and spirit in order to fulfil their potential.


During these exciting times for the association, we are seeking a Catering Assistant at YMCA Hampton Pool.  Managed by YMCA LSW, Hampton Pool is a community based charity providing swimming, health and fitness, catering functions and children’s programmes for the local community. We are looking for a Catering Assistant with flexibility. You will assist in the running of the Café, preparing and cooking simple food and drinks, ensuring that catering areas are clean and well stocked at all times, and providing high quality customer service in a polite and friendly manner. You will work in all areas of the Café as needed including the barbeque and ice cream kiosk over the summer.


It is essential to hold a current food hygiene certificate (or be able to obtain one within three months of start date); be numerate and able to calculate cash transactions quickly and accurately; to have experience of multi-tasking and food preparation and presentation; possess good verbal communication skills and be able to relate effectively with people of all ages. Experience of cash handling, credit card transactions and working in a similar service setting is an advantage.


YMCA London South West is an equal opportunities employer. We value the importance of diversity and positively welcome applications from all members of the community, including those with disabilities.  As a responsible employer, we follow safer recruitment guidelines and will not accept a CV in lieu of a completed application form. The successful candidate will be expected to declare all previous offences and to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service.


YMCA London South West is a Christian organisation and as an employee you will be required to respect its ethos and uphold its values.

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The closing date to complete this application is 2 February 2018.


Charity No: 1041923