Cook

Recruiter
Exemplar Health Care
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£8.00 per hour
Posted
28 Sep 2017
Closes
14 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Maypole Grove, Kings Heath, Birmingham We are developing an extraordinary team of nursing staff, care staff and support staff for Maypole Grove that are passionate about delivering quality care and helping our service users to live fulfilled lives as independently as they are able. Exemplar Health Care provides nurse-led care for younger adults with acute physical, mental and learning disabilities in 25 purpose-built homes across the Midlands, Yorkshire, Humberside and the North West. Thanks to our long track record of delivering care of the very highest quality, we are growing fast. We have recently opened our newest service in Birmingham. Located in Maypole Grove in the King's Heath area of Birmingham, this well-equipped 30-bedded unit provides care for adults with acute physical and mental health disabilities. We need a compassionate and forward thinking cook, who will work alongside our service users ensuring their views and opinions matter. As one of the kitchen team, your role is to provide nutritious, balanced and appetising meals for our service users. Everyone has different likes and dietary requirements, so you'll need to take these into account. As a cook, we would expect that you will be: - Preparing, cooking and serving food - Ensuring that food is presented well and looks appetising - Ensuring that food is stored according to food hygiene legislation - Minimising waste levels and disposing of food in an appropriate manner - Carrying out food and fridge temperature checks, and recording as necessary - A team player, able to work as part of a team whilst also having the ability to work on your own initiative - Interacting with our service users on a daily basis - Obtaining feedback on food, reporting any compliments, comments or complaints We'd also expect that you will hold a food hygiene certificate to at least level 3 (intermediate) or be working towards it and have a good understanding of your role in the prevention and control of infection, and promoting good health and safety practices. Working for Exemplar, you can expect: - A comprehensive induction programme with opportunities for further training and development - Competitive rates of pay - Career progression - A challenging and rewarding working environment - Employee benefits scheme - online shopping, discounts and vouchers - Job satisfaction If this sounds like your ideal job, what are you waiting for - click the apply now link to complete your application form online. When registering to Jobsite you will redirected to the online application form. Please ensure that this is completed in full in order that you application can be reviewed
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