Kitchen Porter

To ensure the plates, pot wash area supplies, china, pots and pans, cutlery items are available when required, ensuring kitchen areas are cleaned at all times.

Main Area of Responsibility

  • Wash all china and cutlery ensuring all debris and food particles are removed
  • Ensure dishwasher has detergent at the start of every shift and is replaced as required during the shift
  • Ensure dishwashing machine is kept in good working order and report any faults to the Head Chef immediately
  • Ensure any chipped or broken crockery is discarded immediately in a safe manner
  • Ensure machine is cleaned and emptied at the end of every shift and switched off as per cleaning schedule
  • Clean all pots as requested ensuring all grease and debris are removed
  • Ensure all crockery and cutlery items are returned to the still room once washed
  • Return all pots correctly to the kitchen once cleaned as per Head Chefs requirements
  • Ensure areas surrounding dish wash areas are cleaned and safe as per cleaning schedule
  • Ensure dishwasher machine is used a per manufacturers instructions at all times
  • Ensure floor areas in the dry stores, Chefs office corridor, between kitchen and hallway are kept clean as requested by Head Chef
  • Clean all fridges and freezers on a weekly basis as per cleaning schedule and/or requested by Head Chef
  • Attend training sessions as requested by Head Chef
  • Ensure all tasks are carried out within the legislative requirements of the Health & Safety at Work Act 1971
  • Adhere to manual handling regulations when carrying out any tasks which involve lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling and tasks of a repetitive nature
  • Adhere to the regulations in the Fire Precautions Act 1971

Salary: £10.50 p/h / £21,840 (over 23’s).


Here at Whittlebury we have a fantastic range of benefits available to our staff. Some of the benefits associated with this role are:

  • Free Golf & Leisure membership - Use of our Hi-tech gym and pool
  • Free staff meals on duty, including Pepsi on tap
  • Cashback on essential healthcare
  • Employee awards
  • Enhanced pension contributions

Discounts also available on: Food & Beverage (up to 50%), Spa products and treatments, hotel stays, Virgin experience days and new cars.

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