Kitchen Assistant

7.50 - 7.50 GBP Hourly + GBP7.50/hour
12 Sep 2017
10 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Kitchen Assistant

Scotia Heights, Stoke-on-Trent

GBP7.50 per hour, 32 hours per week

We are a 60 bedded nursing home with young and older adults with Complex needs.

Working alongside the Kitchen Manager, you will be part of a small team responsible for ensuring that our service users are provided with appetising and nutritional meets, to meet their dietary requirements.

Your role will include:

Preparing and cooking food in a safe manner
Ensuring that all food is stored at appropriate temperatures in line with legislation
Being aware of service user requirements and responding to comments regarding the menu
Preparing and serving food
Minimising and correctly disposing waste
Ensuring that any chemicals care correctly and safely stored
You should hold a current food hygiene certificate to at least 'food hygiene awareness' level within 12 weeks of taking up post

The ideal candidate should:

Be a good communicator and able to liaise with people at all levels
Be a team player, able to work on your own initiative and also under supervision
Have good personal hygiene standards