Cook (Part Time)

Location: Bideford
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Competitive Salary
Reference: 6157
Contact Name: Joseph Haselgrove
Expiry Date: 2021-08-07
Cook (Part Time)

Are you an experienced cook looking for your next role with a company that will support your professional development and help you grow your career?

If you are, I am currently recruiting for a Cook in the Bideford, Devon area on a part time basis of 20 hours per week although overtime opportunities are available. My client is well-established in the area and supports service users with mental health needs.

Overview
  • Salary - £9,360
  • Hours of Work – Part Time Permanent Position.
  • Shifts – 20 Hours Per Week (09:00 to 18:00) – Rotating Shifts, Week 1 working Thursday and Friday and Week 2 working Saturday and Sunday.
  • Area – Bideford, North Devon

Responsibilities
  • Developing healthy and balanced meals for the service users within the home, ensuring that they are balanced and nutritious.
  • Liaising with staff and residents to get feedback from meals or to develop upcoming menu items from request.
  • Being aware of the dietary, cultural, and religious backgrounds / requirements of the residents and ensuring that meals are catered around these stipulations.
  • Monitoring the kitchen stock, ensuring that any required orders are placed and controlling levels to ensure that all orders are placed before an item becomes out of stock.
  • Following the strict food safety guidelines on storing food, ensuring correct labels and storage guidelines are adhered to.
  • Maintaining a hygienic and clean environment within the kitchen.

 Skills Required
  • Hold an in-date level 2 Certificate in Food Hygiene and be able to supply a copy of this at time of appointment.
  • A strong knowledge of food storage best practices, as you will be responsible for ensuring that all food is kept in the appropriate storage means as well as with correct labelling / date codes.
  • Strong interpersonal skills will be beneficial as you will need to maintain positive working relationships with members of your team as well as suppliers.
  • You will need a DBS check at time of appointment, so a clean DBS will be essential.

Benefits
  • Competitive Salary of £9,360
  • Enrolled into a pension scheme.
  • Long term employment.
  • Competitive holiday entitlement.
  • Fully funded DBS check at time of appointment.
  • Following successful appointment, relevant training and courses will be provided for advancement.
  • Excellent overtime opportunities.

The position of Cook is an exciting position where you will be responsible for playing a key role in the busy kitchen of a care home in the Bideford, Devon area. If you feel you are right for the position and are happy to travel to Bideford, Devon or want any further details, please do not hesitate to contact Joseph Haselgrove at our Peterborough office for a confidential chat.

 

 

This vacancy is advertised on behalf of gap personnel group (Quattro Recruitment Ltd & Quattro Healthcare Ltd) who operate as an Employment Business. gap personnel group is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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