Kitchen Porter

Job Title: Kitchen Porter – Ashridge House

Location: Ashridge, Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, HP4 1NS

Salary: £15,750 per annum

Reports To: Head Chef


The Opportunity

Ashridge is far more than a business school and management college.  With 190 bedrooms and a wide range of function rooms, our Food Production team cater for a wide range of dining experiences from intimate Fine dining evenings to major conferences and weddings. We cater for a truly international clientele who have come to expect the very highest levels of food and service and we aim to exceed expectations every time.

We are currently looking for a Kitchen Porter within our Food Production department to carry out all basic cleaning jobs within the kitchen as quickly and efficiently as possible.


  • Cleaning food preparation areas which includes changing the bins and cleaning the floor
  • Washing pots and pans
  • Cleaning equipment
  • Taking in and putting deliveries away

Key Attributes

  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Able to use their own initiative
  • Hard working and reliable
  • Works well under pressure
  • Must hold a driving licence, with access to their own transport


Due to the nature of this position the candidate must also have a good level of hygiene.

About us

Ashridge Executive Education is one of three operating divisions of Hult International Business School. Hult is a global institution with campuses in Boston, Dubai, San Francisco, Shanghai and three in or near London. The School's mission is to transform the lives of individuals and organisations by providing an exceptionally valuable and enduring education that brings together people, cultures, and ideas from all around the world. 



Become the world’s most relevant business school


Additional Information


Benefits include 25 days holiday, meals and refreshments while on duty, free use of the leisure facilities and access to the company pension scheme and healthcare schemes. It is essential to have your own transport and free parking is available.

Please note that you must have the right to work in EU to be considered for this position. 

At the heart of Ashridge Executive Education is the Ashridge (Bonar Law Memorial) Trust, a major UK charity incorporated by Act of Parliament that exists to provide global executive education together with appropriate research and to maintain Ashridge House and Gardens for the benefit of the nation. The Ashridge site in Berkhamsted acts as both the hub for this global operation and as a major conference centre.


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