Overview

Salary: £9.20

Shift hours: Permanent

Ward Host / Hostess 

Are you looking for a new challenge? Do you have a passion for customer service? Would you like to contribute to the greater good of the healthcare field? If so, then we would love to hear from you! 

A new opportunity has arisen for a Ward Host / Hostess to join the Medirest Family. We are looking for new members to join our highly dedicated Patient Dining team, who deliver outstanding catering services.  

As a Ward Host / Hostess you would provide a warm and welcoming environment for patients, every day is different and by facilitating patient’s nutrition and hydration needs, you can make a real difference! 

The core hours of work will be 2 / 7 Days Week 1: Saturday & Sunday / Week 2: Weds & Thurs 7:00 – 18:30, 22 hours per week.

  • Provide menus, take orders from patients and support with all dietary and allergen queries.  
  • Prepare and deliver all refreshments and meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner service.  
  • Clear down ward areas and wash up dirty dishes ensuring that the kitchen is fully prepared for next service. 
  • Liaise with ward staff to ensure patients’ needs are met in a timely manner. 
  • Offer a great customer service by always putting the patient first. 
  • Awareness of food & hygiene standards 
  • Passionate about patient care, with the ability to communicate effectively with patients, visitors and healthcare staff. 
  • Able to work under pressure, individually and as part of a team with a flexible approach to meet the needs of the business. 
  • Confident working in a hospital environment and aware at times you will come in contact with patients that are particularly unwell or showing signs of distress. 
  • It doesn’t matter if you’ve never worked as a Ward Host / Hostess before. What does matter to us the most, is taking pride in what you do and a willingness to learn and go the extra mile for our patients. 
  • This position is subject to a Disclosure & Baring Service check; costs met by the employer. 

Reference: compass/TP/339597/83852
Location: Sutton-in-Ashfield