Cook

  • Job Reference: 00073215-1
  • Date Posted: 12 May 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Wellington, Somerset
  • Salary: £10.25 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Cook

We are seeking a Cook to liaise with care staff to prepare, cook and serve balanced and nutritious food for the people we support, paying extra attention to medical, cultural, and religious requirements. You will also be expected to plan menus with the involvement of the individuals we support; keeping to a designated food budget.

Your duties will include tidying after breakfast, setting up for lunch, preparing & cooking freshly cooked meals for the evening. Implementing menus and also doing the food shopping

Rota - Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Sunday- 10:00-18:00 working on a 40 hour contract.

An up to date qualification in food hygiene is essential and preferably an NVQ2 or equivalent qualification in Catering is desirable. You must have excellent verbal and written communication skills with a proven track record of providing a high quality catering service within a similar setting.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG check and Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult list.

COVID19 safety is important to us all, we support our staff and the people we support to stay safe by wearing correct PPE, including Type IIR Fluid Resistant Surgical Masks (FRSM), aprons and gloves at all times. We have an in-house team that ensures that all of our services have plenty of PPE at all times. All care and support is carried out following the latest Government guidance. Our aim is to keep you and the people we support safe.

It is an expectation that all staff are to have had or be part of the Covid-19 vaccination process unless they can provide an exemption reason