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Catering Assistant
Position Duration: FTC to end May 2018

Department:      Canteen

Reports to:        Canteen Supervisor

Contract:           Fixed-Term Contract (until end May 2018)

Hours of Work:   Mon–Thurs, 9.00am–5.00pm and Friday, 9.00am–4.00pm  


We are currently recruiting for a General Catering Assistant to join our Catering team. We offer breakfast, lunch and dinner options, including a soup and sandwich bar, along with a selection of home-made snacks throughout the day.

The successful candidate will be required to:

  • Assist in the preparation of food
  • Prepare sandwiches/wraps, panini’s etc. upon request at sandwich bar during busy periods
  • Check food deliveries & record food temperatures
  • Greet and deal with customers in a friendly and professional manner
  • Take food orders from customers
  • Serve food to customers
  • Ensure food service area is clean
  • Ensure canteen room is clean
  • Ensure all duties are carried out in accordance with HACCP procedures
  • Provide support in kitchen for chefs including cleaning duties
  • Assist at cashier on occasion
  • General support to kitchen/canteen areas

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Excellent knowledge of food handling, food standards and presentation
  • Excellent understanding of HACCP standards
  • Flexible approach to work
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure


Interested applicants should email a letter of application together with a Curriculum Vitae to:, or post to HR Manager, St. Angela’s College, Lough Gill, Sligo.

Candidates will be short-listed on the basis of information supplied.

Canvassing will disqualify.

St. Angela's College regrets that it cannot refund any expenses incurred by candidates attending for interview.

The successful candidate will be required to undergo Garda Vetting procedures.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 5:00pm Friday 12th January 2018. (Applications cannot be accepted after this time)


St. Angela’s College, Sligo is an Equal Opportunities employer.