Vacancy – Food Service Assistant – Vertas Group Limited


Job Description  


 £10.42 an hour

 Job type




Company pension / Referral programme / Store discount / Wellness programme

Full Job Description

Food Service Assistant – Vertas Group Limited

£10.42 per hour

Monday- Friday 09:00am – 14:00pm

25 Hours Per Week, 38 Weeks Per Year

Loddon Junior & Thurton Primary School, Norwich

Term time working

Do you have Catering experience, or would you like to be trained to be an exceptional Caterer? We can help!

Would you like to work for a Company who are fanatical about engaging our colleagues, improving their wellbeing and developing their careers?

We’re looking for a dedicated Food Service Assistant to cover Loddon Junior and Thurton Primary School in Norwich who wants to make a difference and thrives in a challenging environment. This is a fantastic opportunity to extend your Catering experience, or to kickstart your career with extensive training for you to achieve your career goals.

About us:

Vertas is one of the fastest growing multi-services facilities management companies in the UK. Our passion is driven by putting our colleagues and customers at the heart of everything we do.

Values and Behaviours:

The Food Service Assistant will have:

  • Great customer service and communication skills.
  • Passion for sustainability.
  • A Team player providing an excellent service across the Vertas Group.
  • The ability to make the best decisions with Vertas in mind.
  • Listening and responding to colleagues, customers and suppliers to achieve the best outcome.
  • The ability to adapt and respond to change in a growing organisation.

Main responsibilities include:

  • Assist in the preparation of meals
  • Assist in transportation of food to Thurton Primary
  • Assist in lunch service
  • Collect and dispose of waste food and materials.
  • Wash-up or clean all items of crockery, cutlery, cooking utensils, equipment, etc. in accordance with Vertas Catering policies, reporting any faults or defects noticed to the Head of Kitchen.

Vertas is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and the successful candidate will be required to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service and declare any cautions, convictions, reprimands or final warnings which are not protected as defined by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013).

Your Package:

  • Company pension scheme.
  • Lifeworks Staff discount scheme.
  • Job related training plus personal development opportunities.
  • Mental Health First Aiders support.
  • Employee Assistant Programme available 24/7.
  • Virtual GP Facility.
  • Smart Health Mental Health Support.

If interested, please call Evelyn Rayer on 07917 906764 or email at