Bank Catering Assistant

The Job

We are looking to recruit Bank Catering Assistants for RBLI's onsite cafe, Basecamp which is situated on the RBL Village in Aylesford, Kent.

The role will be a zero hours contract paying £8.21 per hour.

Main Purpose of the Job:

As a  member of a small team you will prepare food and drinks to a high standard, serve customers and ensure that all areas are clean, tidy and presentable at all times.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Preparing and serving hot and cold beverages to customers.
  • Preparing mostly cold food from fresh ingredients – Sandwiches; Paninis etc.
  • Re-stocking customer-facing displays and stands with food, beverages and accompaniments, whilst maintaining high levels of presentation/tidiness in all customer-facing areas.
  • Clearing and cleaning tables.
  • Collecting crockery and other utensils for washing.
  • Loading and unloading the dishwasher and washing and drying remaining items.
  • Maintaining a tidy, safe, clean and hygienic work area, subject to regulatory requirements and RBLI policy.
  • To offer customers a welcoming service that gives a positive impression of the Café facility.
  • Other duties as reasonably required.

Working Environment:

  • Retail environment with foodstuffs and hot and cold beverages.
  • Direct constant contact with customers.
  • Any clothing associated directly with Food Hygiene etc., will be provided by RBLI.

The Requirements

Personal Attributes:

  • Good verbal communication skills.
  • Personable and positive manner.
  • Diligent and able to work on own initiative.
  • Customer-focussed attitude.
  • The ability to be polite under pressure.
  • The ability to work as part of a team.

Requirements for the Job:


  • 2 yrs’ catering experience in a retail environment.
  • “Front of house” experience.
  • Cash handling experience.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • A DBS check will be required at RBLI’s cost.


  • Trained and experienced Barista.
  • Food Hygiene Certificate(s)

To apply:

If you wish to be considered for the above role, forward your CV and covering letter including a supporting statement to

* RBLI reserves the right to remove a vacancy at any time prior to the published closing date.
RBLI is an equal opportunities employer.