Kitchen Assistant

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We are currently recruiting for a Kitchen Assistant.  As a Kitchen assistant you will be assisting in the preparation and delivery of high quality food and beverages whilst maintaining a clean and safe environment suitable for its production.  You will work with other team members to ensure the overall dining experience is consistently delivered to all residents.  As one of the largest healthcare providers in the UK it’s important to us to couple great care with meaningful and enjoyable experiences.

As a Care Assistant you will be:

  • Carry out duties within the kitchen area in accordance with the work schedule for the Home
  • Responsible for food preparation including vegetables, salads, omelettes and sandwiches
  • Maintaining a high standard of cleanliness and tidiness in the kitchen area including all equipment and appliances
  • Implementing the principles of safe food handling to ensure food preparation is undertaken to the highest possible standards of hygiene
  • Practicing safe systems of work across a range of tasks in particular moving and handling of loads
  • Working closely with team members to deliver a high standard of work and ensuring all Safety at Work legislation is adhered to

To succeed you will be

  • A team player who engages well with others
  • Strong communicator and influencer
  • Energetic and hard-working
  • Flexible and adaptable to change
  • Passionate about offering superior services and want to make a difference
  • A glass half full person, with a sense of humour and a positive outlook

If you possess these qualities then experience of working as a Care Assistant isn’t necessary.  We provide you with excellent learning, development and support opportunities, to equip you with the knowledge and skills to make a real difference in the role.

We offer you a great range of benefits, which include:

  • Competitive salary
  • Excellent holidays plus bank holidays
  • Various shifts available including working 3 days on and 4 days off
  • Refer a Friend scheme of £150 (unlimited referrals)
  • Free meals
  • Access to excellent training
  • Career development opportunities
  • Discounts and benefits suited to your lifestyle
  • Free onsite parking
  • Free uniform
  • NEST work place pension contributions
  • Long service awards
Location:
  • The Cedars and Larches, Ilkeston

The Cedars and Larches is conveniently situated in Ilkeston within easy reach of local shops and other amenities including public transport. 

The home provides residential care for people who need a little help with daily tasks like washing, dressing or eating and specialist nursing care for those with more complex medical conditions. They also offer intermediate care as an alternative to a hospital stay and respite care.


 
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Location
The Cedars and Larches, Ilkeston
16 Queens Drive, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, United Kingdom, DE7 5GR
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