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Kitchen Porter - The Diamond Jubilee Tea Saloon

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Kitchen Porter – Diamond Jubilee Tea Salon


Epitomising the sophistication of Afternoon and High Tea in all its splendour, our Diamond Jubilee Tea Salon serves an extraordinary selection of teas, our famous fluffy scones and delicious sandwiches 7 days a week for all those special occasions. The Queen opened the Tea Salon in 2012 in honour of her Diamond Jubilee. The Tea Salon also specialises in private dining hosting an array of events from charity balls to private birthday parties.


We are currently looking for a Kitchen Porter to work with the back of house team, ensuring our kitchen maintains the highest standards of hygiene.


Key Accountabilities:


Assisting the chefs with their day to day duties

Demonstrate a level of planning, organising, and time management to carry out all your duties

Ensure adherence to company policies, controls and standards (e.g. due diligence, cleanliness, and HSE)

Maintain a safe, hygienic and secure working environment

Maintain food safety when storing, holding, preparing, cooking and serving food

Help with the preparation of any dishes that are required

Work effectively as part of the kitchen team


We expect the successful candidate to have the following skills and experience:


Have the ability to juggle different tasks, from keeping the kitchen spotless and pot washing to helping chefs with meticulous prep work.

Support the smooth running of the kitchen.

Prior experience as a Kitchen Porter would be beneficial but not essential

Team working and a positive attitude to get involved as this role is in a prep kitchen


We are committed to developing your career and nurturing your talent, regardless of age; disability; gender reassignment; marriage and civil partnership; pregnancy and maternity; race; religion or belief; sex; sexual orientation. We respect and embrace each other’s differences, to create a truly inclusive environment.


 In the last year alone, our people have been recognised and celebrated, winning awards for their outstanding contributions to Retail, Technology, Global Hospitality & Tourism, Visual Merchandising & Display, Customer Service and Local Community Awards