Hospitality Assistant Callander Youth Project Trust

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Organisation information

Callander Youth Project Trust

Charity registered in Scotland SC025649

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Aims & objectives

Callander Youth Project aims to improve the quality of life of young people aged 11-25 in Callander and the surrounding rural area by maximising their potential through access to the best possible recreation and educational facilities, support and resources.
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Time of attendance
25 hours per week, 5 days from 7, some evening and weekend work may be necessary
No of references
Hours (per week)
Generally 10:00 -16:00
Salary (£/hr)

Job description

• To support the development of our hostel and café.

• To support the development of events and functions.

• To support the development of other Callander Youth Project activities within the Youth Hub.

• Ensure a high standard of customer care at all times.

• Comply with CYPT’s policies, procedures, instructions and ensure that all required hostel records are kept appropriately.

• Ensure high standards of personal presentation and hygiene are maintained at all times.

• Promote Callander Youth Project at every opportunity.

• To participate in any other activities that are deemed appropriate and necessary as part of the role, as directed by the Manager.

Routine Responsibilities – Reception

• Maintain effective communications with all staff and support worker.

• Provide advice to hostel groups about local area and tourist attractions.

• Maintain good health and safety practices.

• Provide a full reception service to hostel groups, including check-in, hostel group registration, check-out, handling customer enquiries and providing information and support for hostel groups.

• Maintain bed plan and monitor room changes.

• Answer guest queries.

Routine Responsibilities – Cleaning

• Clean all assigned public areas and bedrooms as directed

• Clean public toilets and shower rooms

• Maintain good health and safety practices, in line with COSHH legislation.

• Deep clean bedrooms, public areas and other specific areas designated by management.

• Answer groups queries when requested.

• Complete work projects, including laundry when required, and as assigned by Management.

• Clean and polishes floors, windows, mirrors and all surface areas.

• Vacuum, shampoo and remove stains from carpets.

• Remove all litter from public spaces and bedrooms – recycle as appropriate.

• Dust all areas thoroughly.

• Report maintenance requests on a timely basis as required.

Routine responsibilities - Catering

• Maintain good health and safety and food hygiene procedures.

• Breakfast food preparation.

• Replenish breakfast stocks as required.

• Collect breakfast tickets from hostel guests.

• Clearing up after hostel meals, including dishwashing and cleaning of dining and kitchen area.

• Empty rubbish bins after hostel meals.

• Prepare and distribute packed lunches when required.

• Cleaning of catering area with recognised statutory standards.

Person specification

Person Specification

• Ability to work to high standards.

• Good communication skills.

• Ability to be flexible regarding working hours.

• A friendly and welcoming attitude towards customers.

Additional information

Some previous experience of hospitality industry and customer service would be an advantage although training will be provided for this post.

PVG/disclosure requirements

Not Required