Cleaning & Catering Assistant

  • Location:


  • Status:

    Permanent, part time (22.5 hours per week)

  • Salary:

    £22,369 per annum

  • Pro Rata Salary:


  • Closing Date:

    21st June 2024

Help us make a difference to people with life-limiting illnesses…

At The Myton Hospices, we provide specialist care and support for people with life-limiting illnesses, and their loved ones, from the point of diagnosis to end of life. We are a much-loved and well supported charity, at the heart of our community. We have three hospices, a range of community services, and 25 charity shops in Coventry and Warwickshire.

About the role

We have an exciting opportunity to join our friendly team as a Cleaning and Catering Assistant.

As a Cleaning and Catering Assistant, you will:

  • Prepare and serve meals to patients, families, staff members and volunteers
  • Undertake cleaning and washing up
  • Ensure a high standard of cleanliness, hygiene and safety

This role will mainly be based at our Warwick hospice, however, you may also be required to travel to our Coventry and Rugby sites on occasion. Have a look round our Warwick hospice with our virtual tour.

About you

We would love to hear from you if you have:

  • Kitchen Assistant, Catering or Housekeeping experience
  • Food safety and hygiene knowledge
  • A willingness to undertake training
  • The right to work in the UK

This role will involve a standard DBS check, because it involves interacting with patients.

We are committed to building an inclusive workplace and encourage everyone to bring their true selves to work. However you identify, and whatever background you bring with you, we welcome you to apply. If there are any adjustments that would help improve your experience with Myton, we encourage you to share this with us.

We particularly welcome applications from people with disabilities and from ethnic minorities, who are currently under-represented in our hospices. We also believe our interview process should be inclusive and transparent. If there is anything missing, or a way we can improve, please do let us know.

Benefits of working at Myton

Myton is an amazing place to work, where the role every person plays has a positive impact for our patients, living with terminal illnesses, and their families. In recognition of this, we offer a wide range of employee benefits including:

  • Increased employer pension contribution
  • 28 days annual leave + bank holidays, increasing with long service
  • Additional leave purchasing
  • Winter savings club
  • Discount schemes including Blue Light Card
  • Death in service benefit
  • Dedicated staff wellbeing team & mental health first aiders
  • Colleague Support Service: confidential financial, legal & mental health support
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Free on-site flu jabs
  • Free feminine hygiene products
  • 24/7 GP access
  • Free eye tests
  • #DoingOurBit online fitness and wellbeing platform
  • Menopause support

How to apply

Please click ‘Apply’ below to answer a few short questions and attach your CV.

If you would prefer a paper application form, or if you have any questions including support or adjustments, please contact Myton Recruitment on 01926 838 849, or by post: HR, Warwick Myton Hospice, Myton Lane, Warwick, CV34 6PX.

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