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08 March 2019

NOW CLOSED: Job vacancy - Part-time Catering Co-ordinator


Winchester Churches Nightshelter is seeking a Part-time Catering Co-ordinator to join our friendly staff team. 

Salary: £10.00 per hour (This is dependent on relevant skills and experience)

Contract Type: Hours are flexible by day and of your choice (20 hours across the week during the daytime)

Winchester Churches Nightshelter is a small charity based in central Winchester offering a temporary home to those experiencing homelessness. Every day we serve a hot evening meal to our 17 residents; the healthy and nutritious food we provide is one of the cornerstones of our vital service but you are not normally required to be on site at night as volunteers serve up the meal.

This is a varied, challenging and rewarding role for someone with a “can do” attitude to be responsible for the crucial day-to-day running of our kitchen and food donations. You will work closely with our staff team as well as liaising with our wonderful volunteer evening cooks, and other organisations.

Main Duties:

·        You will be responsible for the smooth running, cleaning and operational procedures of our kitchen and catering facilities.

·        Plan and deliver a weekly menu to provide a balanced nutritious diet, making best use of available fresh food, donations and ensuring stock rotation.

·        To ensure all food items are kept in appropriate conditions in accordance to the agreed food safety management system and all health and safety checks are followed.

·        Co-ordinating our off-site cooking teams and volunteers who donate pre-cooked meals to the Nightshelter.

Ideally you will have catering experience. We are committed to safeguarding vulnerable adults and so this post will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Download the full Job Description and Person Specification here.

For further information and/or an application form, please email admin@wcns.org.uk, or call the Nightshelter office on 01962 862050.

Closing date for applications: 16.00 Tuesday 26th March with interviews following shortly after.