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"I cannot recommend Paulina highly enough. She was absolutely fantastic! So friendly and professional with excellent communication and was an absolute pleasure to have help and support my event and used her own initiative and was proactive to everything that needed attending too. I'd have no hesitation to book Paulina again. Thanks again for everything Paulina - you were an absolute star and I could not have managed without you! "

Cleaning kitchen

£60

"good work.."

Kitchen cooking an for a small party

£50

What's the average cost of a Kitchen Hand

£47 - £75

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£47

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£55

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£75

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Top Kitchen Assistant related questions

Kitchen assistants need a good understanding of health and hygiene since they are responsible for maintaining cleanliness in the kitchen. They must know how to wash, clean, and sanitise correctly. It is also crucial for them to have good communication skills. They work closely with chefs and supervisors, so they must listen and present solutions when needed. 

A line cook’s focus is on preparing meals. They prepare, cook, and plates food for customers. They are usually put under the supervision of the head cook or chef of the kitchen. On the other hand, a kitchen assistant has all-around tasks. They are responsible for cleanliness in the kitchen, organising inventory, and preparing ingredients.

Kitchen assistants are always good to have in the kitchen. They are usually hired by restaurants or catering services when they fall short on staff. Sometimes, one is hired when looking for a replacement for a staff member. They clean the workstations, help with preparations, and organise storerooms, so having one on-call is always good.

It depends. A kitchen assistant is hired to help an entire kitchen and its staff. Some bring their own utensils and machines while others don’t since these are already provided in the workspace. If you have tools available, you are free to ask your Tasker to use them. If they want to use their own, they can do so too. 

Kitchen assistants need a good understanding of health and hygiene since they are responsible for maintaining cleanliness in the kitchen. They must know how to wash, clean, and sanitise correctly. It is also crucial for them to have good communication skills. They work closely with chefs and supervisors, so they must listen and present solutions when needed. 

Kitchen assistants are always good to have in the kitchen. They are usually hired by restaurants or catering services when they fall short on staff. Sometimes, one is hired when looking for a replacement for a staff member. They clean the workstations, help with preparations, and organise storerooms, so having one on-call is always good.

A line cook’s focus is on preparing meals. They prepare, cook, and plates food for customers. They are usually put under the supervision of the head cook or chef of the kitchen. On the other hand, a kitchen assistant has all-around tasks. They are responsible for cleanliness in the kitchen, organising inventory, and preparing ingredients.

It depends. A kitchen assistant is hired to help an entire kitchen and its staff. Some bring their own utensils and machines while others don’t since these are already provided in the workspace. If you have tools available, you are free to ask your Tasker to use them. If they want to use their own, they can do so too. 

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What do kitchen assistant services include?

When the kitchen gets a little too busy, hiring extra staff is helpful. You can look for kitchen assistants near you to help distribute the many roles in the kitchen. Those working in the hospitality industry rely a lot on kitchen hands. They play a vital role in the workspace. They work closely with supervisors and chefs to help with day-to-day tasks. Furthermore, they are also responsible for assisting chefs, cooks, or managers. Their services include assisting in kitchen preparations, maintaining the cleanliness of the kitchen, and organising the inventory.  

Assisting in kitchen preparations

Kitchen assistants help in cooking preparation. It is a common task assigned to them by supervisors. Most duties revolve around food preparation, including washing, peeling, chopping, and cutting ingredients. Sometimes, they also do simple cooking tasks like boiling and frying.

You can hire a separate Tasker to be in charge of cooking meals. They are also assigned to support chefs in their workstations. They make sure that chefs have everything they need for meals. Kitchen assistants may prepare salads and desserts, too. Aside from food, they also ensure workspaces, utensils, and machines are ready for the day’s service. 

Maintaining cleanliness in the kitchen

Kitchen assistants are also responsible for maintaining cleanliness in the kitchen. These include cleaning dishes and storing everything after washing. They also clean and sanitise benchtops, work surfaces, floors, and walls. The hospitality industry pays close attention to good sanitation. So, a kitchen assistant near you is there to assist if you’re looking to hire part-time staff.

Organising supplies and food inventory

Organising inventory is also a task for kitchen assistants. They may start by unloading food supply deliveries before sorting through the deliveries and packing them in the storeroom. Kitchen assistants sort, store, and distribute ingredients to the chefs in the kitchen. This is important when working with different catering services. With an organised kitchen, assistants will have no problem communicating with supervisors and chefs.

Recent Kitchen Assistant tasks

Help tidying & cleaning my photography studio & kitchen

£30

Cheadle, Greater Manchester

23rd Sep 2022

I am a product photographer and home gets so messy. I don't know where things should live. I need someone to help me to be more organised. Marie Kondo style 😊 - Due date: Before Friday, 30 September 2022

Cleaning kitchen

£100

Kingsbury, Greater London, NW9

19th Jun 2022

I am international student that’s why I have experience in cleaning. - Due date: Flexible

Cleaning kitchen

£60

South Harrow, Greater London, HA2

12th Jun 2022

Help at a birthday party - set up and lay out food, clean kitchen, washing dishes, help pack things away and organise - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 18 June 2022

I cannot recommend Paulina highly enough. She was absolutely fantastic! So friendly and professional with excellent communication and was an absolute pleasure to have help and support my event and used her own initiative and was proactive to everything that needed attending too. I'd have no hesitation to book Paulina again. Thanks again for everything Paulina - you were an absolute star and I could not have managed without you!

I need to clean my home hygiene and kitchen

£96

Kenninghall, Norfolk

10th May 2022

I need to clean my home hygiene and kitchen - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 11 May 2022

Event Kitchen Porter

£77

Aldersbrook, Greater London

7th Apr 2022

Kitchen Porter/Assistant General Kitchen Tasks Light Guided Cooking

Haircut in kitchen

£15

Brickfields, Worcestershire

8th Feb 2022

would like a Grade 3 haircut - Due date: 16th February

Kitchen worktop needs to be mitred

£75

Margate, Kent, CT9

13th Dec 2021

Worktop needs to be mitred - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 18th Dec 2021

I need a kitchen in my worktop mitred

£100

Hayes Town, Greater London

22nd Sep 2022

I need a worktop in my kitchen mitred it's two work tops to be mitred so a small job - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 23 September 2022

Kitchen porter (pot washer)

£100

Deptford, Greater London, SE8

18th Jun 2022

Kitchen porter Sunday 19th June 9am-5pm - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 19 June 2022

Kitchen Porter

£114

Nag's Head, Greater London

3rd Jun 2022

Require by a restaurant on the weekends, Friday, Saturday & Sunday from 7:00-11:00pm. Duties are cleaning, washing plates & pots, sweeping and mopping the kitchen floor. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 17 June 2022

Kitchen kitchen

£30

Wootton, Northamptonshire

9th Apr 2022

Kitchen cleaning plates washed - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 9 April 2022

Kitchen assistant

£9

Moulsham, Essex

6th Apr 2022

I’m looking for a kitchen assistant for cooking, serving, cleaning - Due date: Flexible

Help assemble kitchen bar + 2 stools

£40

Brompton, Greater London

5th Feb 2022

Need help assembling small kitchen bar and 2 stools - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 6th Feb 2022

Kitchen staff

£70

Farringdon, Greater London

24th Sep 2022

Oversee heating and serving food to 40 guests. Food is prepped but just needs heating through - someone with kitchen skills and experience. Only 2 hours work - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 24 September 2022

Help at a family party, looking after kitchen area

£250

Embleton, Northumberland

9th Jul 2022

Hi there. We have a family celebration in Embleton on Saturday August 27th and just need a couple of people to help across the day. It would be pretty straight forward, just looking after the kitchen area ensuring glasses and drinks are available etc. The days runs from 2.00pm to 11.00pm. Thanks - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 27 August 2022

Kitchen Porter

£12

Deptford, Greater London, SE8

16th Jun 2022

Kitchen porter needed 6-10pm today 3pm-10pm Friday 10am-10pm Saturday 9am5pm Sunday - Due date: Before Sunday, 19 June 2022

Kitchen & white goods professional cleaning

£25

Reading, Berkshire

14th May 2022

Require professional cleaning of the kitchen and the white goods. - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 15 May 2022

Kitchen assistant

£120

Brentford, Greater London

8th Apr 2022

Help with a party to help in the kitchen and serving food - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 17 April 2022

Waiter and kitchen assistance for cafe

£9

Moulsham, Essex

4th Apr 2022

Help for cooking,serving and cleaning - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 6 April 2022

My spotlifhts in the kitchen are not turning on

£75

Upper Norwood, Greater London, SE19

18th Dec 2021

For some reason my spotlights have suddenlu all gone out. Need a person with electrician skills. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 18th Dec 2021