How much do kitchen associates in Portsmouth get paid?

Kitchen associates in Portsmouth earn

£5.50–9.86 per hour

Based on 70 employee reviews

Kitchen associate salaries can range between £5.50–9.86 per hour in the Portsmouth area. This data is based on survey results from 70 employees who live in an around Portsmouth.

What do top employers pay kitchen associates?

Who are the top kitchen associate employers?

  1. Five Guys
    7.7
  2. John Lewis & Partners
    7.5
  3. NHS Scotland
    6.9

Who are the worst kitchen associate employers?

  1. Taco Bell
    3.9
  2. HC One
    4.4
  3. Runwood Homes
    4.5

Recent kitchen associate vacancies in Portsmouth

  1. Kitchen Assistant posted 2 days ago
  2. Kitchen Porter posted yesterday
  3. Kitchen Assistant at Cinnamon Care posted 2 days ago
  4. Kitchen Porter at Warner Leisure Hotels posted yesterday
  5. Kitchen Assistant posted 7 days ago
  6. Kitchen Assistant posted 2 days ago
See all kitchen associate vacancies in the Portsmouth area

What contracts are people on?

43% report having zero hours contracts
16% report having low hours contracts (less than 16 hours)
32% report having part time contracts (16-35 hours)
10% report having full time contracts (more than 35 hours)

Based on 63 employees

How are people paid?

By the hour 94% of people report they get paid by the hour

Based on 70 employees

What do kitchen associates employees 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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