• Location

    Burton-on-Trent, UK

  • Sector:

    Hospitality & Catering

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  • Salary:

    £8.91 per hour

  • Contact:

    Steve Vine

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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We are looking for an experienced Chef/Cook in the Burton-on-Trent area of Staffordshire to join our friendly, busy team working in our Day Centre for older adults in the local community.

This is a temporary role covering Maternity leave starting from June 2020 until March 2021. If you are passionate about providing good, homely food, you want day-time hours and to work in an environment where the whole team make a difference in peoples’ lives, then this could be perfect for you.

Salary & Hours

  • £8.91 per hour.
  • 25 hours per week, Monday – Friday, 9:30am-2:30pm to cover lunchtimes.

Come and join the best!

You could be joining an award-winning national brand who focus on a companionship led care service. We have won multiple awards over the years and have built an excellent reputation within communities across the UK. Our day centre was setup to support older adults, some living with Dementia, to help them stay active, get out and about, to keep smiling and ensure they’re not alone. This is a happy, positive environment where our clients can enjoy baking, games, exercise, as well as music and singing.

Chef/Cook - job description

Your role will be pivotal in contributing to the well-being of our visitors both physically and mentally. After all, who doesn’t love a delicious, well-cooked meal. You will plan a nutritious weekly menu within the set budget, considering nutritional and dietary needs of visitors, and you will be responsible for ordering ingredients, so they are on-site. You will prepare a 2-course meal each day for between 15-20 visitors. You will also be responsible for the cleaning down after service.

This sounds ideal, what are the requirements?

  • Experience within a Catering/Cooking background is essential.
  • A background in elderly/older person care would be advantageous although not essential.
  • Access to your own transport would also be beneficial.

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