• Job Reference: 00096220-1
  • Date Posted: 18 November 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Warrington, Cheshire
  • Salary: £20,705
  • Sector: Catering and Hospitality
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Have you got a real passion for cooking? If the answer is yes, join St Mary's Hospital in Warrington and make a real difference!

In this role, you will be preparing and cooking lunch and dinner for staff and service users and will also provide guidance and training to your peers.

It's a calm and pleasurable working environment, where you'll be able to manage your workload and enjoy creating meals. There's a great social aspect to this role where you can interact with people outside the kitchen regularly.

Just imagine… home in time for dinner every night. Two days off a week. And not stressed to the hilt.

Your responsibilities will include:

Participate in food purchasing through established procedures and food costings
Maintain good food storage procedures and stock rotation according to established procedures
To serve service users, staff and visitors with food and beverage
Assist with the checking of incoming supplies and putting them away in the designated storage areas
Preparing and producing foods for conferences and banquets
Comply with the provision of the Health and Safety and Welfare Act 1974 and relevant legislation, ensuring the provision and maintenance of a safe environment for all members of the hospital community
To be successful in this role, you'll need:

GCSE or equivalent English
City & Guilds 706/1 and 2 (or equivalent) Basic Food Preparation Cooking
Basic Food Hygiene is desirable
Supervising qualification or working towards
Experience preparing and producing quality food to a high standard
Knowledge of menu planning and costing
Some supervising experience What you will get

Annual salary of £20,705 + Benefits
The equivalent of 33 days annual leave - plus your birthday off!
Free meals and parking
Wellbeing support and activities
Career development and training
Pension contribution
Life Assurance
Enhanced Maternity PackageThere is also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers and much more.

About your next employer:

You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with over 8,000 employees and a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 90 services across England and Wales covering Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is opportunity for you to grow and move.

Elysium Healthcare is part of Ramsay Health Care with a global network that extends across 10 countries and employs over 86,000 people globally.

The safety of our service users and colleagues is our priority and as such we encourage and support vaccination uptake as this remains the best line of defence against COVID-19.

Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person's individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure