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Kitchen Assistant

An exciting opportunity has opened up to join our team at our Kitchen Production Unit at North Acton, W3 6UU

Role: Kitchen Assistant

Location: North Acton, W3 (for a month then will be moved to Stonebridge Park)

Contract: 20 Hour contract but candidates may be asked to work 30-40 hours a week

Salary: £9.00 per hour

Working Hours:Shifts are between 5:30 AM - 15:00 PM; Rotational basis

Department:Kitchen Production Unit

Job Purpose:We are looking for a Kitchen Assistant who will be assisting Kitchen Manager and Supervisor in food preparations.

Key Responsibilities:

As Kitchen Assistant will be part of a busy food production kitchen, your role is essential in preparing the key components of all dishes from our restaurant & shop menus. You will work alongside the Head Chef in producing not only great tasting rice dishes, soups and sauces, but also fish & chicken base dishes. Your role will include cutting, frying, steaming, boiling and washing-up whilst you are expected to practice good personal hygiene and follow proper food handling procedure.

Your duties will include:

  • Maintaining kitchen cleanliness
  • Assisting the Chef in food preparation
  • Assisting in checking and monitoring of kitchen equipment and food storage
  • Other duties associated with this role and requested by line managers.

Skills Requested:

Essential Requirement

  • Must have working experience in kitchen environment
  • A candidate must have good English language skills and eligible to work in the UK
  • Displays initiative and can easily adapt in a fast pace work environment
  • Fully flexible

Are you someone who loves people and is passionate about delicious food and Japanese Culture?

Are you friendly and outgoing?

Are you someone who is looking for a career progression within an expanding company?

If you think this is the role for you, apply now with your CV!

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Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Japan Centre UNIT B, Park Royal

NW10 7NZ
NW10 7NZ London Directions angela.abalos@japancentre.com 02034056281

Employee Benefits

Join us and you get all these amazing benefits!

  • 20% employee discount

    Employees get 20% off across all our sites including Shoryu, Sakagura, Japan Centre, and Ichiba

  • Free Lunch Meal

    Tasty rice and noodle dishes. Yum!

  • Perkbox

    Employees get discount from big brand retailers.

  • Auto-enrollment pensions scheme

    3% contribution from Now Pensions


I am excited to welcome you to the Japan Centre family and share with you my passion for Japanese foods, traditions and heritage from my hometown Fukuoka. 

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