How much do catering assistants in Leeds get paid?

Catering assistants in Leeds earn

£5.00–10.04 per hour

Based on 82 employee reviews

Catering assistant salaries can range between £5.00–10.04 per hour in the Leeds area. This data is based on quiz results from 82 employees who live in and around Leeds.

What do top employers pay catering assistants?

Who are the top catering assistant employers?

  1. John Lewis & Partners
  2. Five Guys
  3. NHS Scotland

Who are the worst catering assistant employers?

  1. Burger King
  2. Flip Out
  3. Alton Towers

Recent catering assistant Jobs in Leeds

  1. Kitchen Assistant at Compass Group posted 7 days ago
  2. Kitchen Team at Pizza Express posted 9 days ago
  3. Kitchen Assistant at Nando’s posted 12 days ago
  4. Team member at Nando’s posted 7 days ago
  5. Team Member at Pizza Hut posted 7 days ago
  6. Team Member at Pizza Hut posted 7 days ago
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What contracts are people on?

43% report having zero hours contracts.
11% report having low hours contracts. (less than 16 hours)
37% report having part time contracts. (16-35 hours)
9% report having full time contracts. (more than 35 hours)

Based on 76 employees

How are people paid?

By the hour 98% of people report they get paid by the hour.

Based on 82 employees

What do catering assistants do?

Kitchen assistants have the job of helping a kitchen team. This can include preparing food and keeping the kitchen clean.

Other names for kitchen assistants include:

  • Catering assistants
  • Crew members
  • Kitchen associates
  • Kitchen porters (KPs)
  • Food and beverage assistants
  • General kitchen hands

Kitchen assistants work in kitchens which can be found in:

  • Restaurants
  • Cafes
  • Pubs
  • Bars
  • Hotels
  • Ships
  • Hospitals
  • Schools/ colleges
  • The military
  • Private catering events

This type of job may involve:

  • Washing and preparing ingredients
  • Unpacking deliveries into the storeroom
  • Cleaning and maintaining hygiene in the kitchen
  • Washing dishes

You may be on your feet a lot, and you may work long shifts.

You might have to work late nights, on weekends and bank holidays.

Kitchen assistant is an entry level job.

If you want to apply for a kitchen assistant job, you might need the following:

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