Care Home Cook

Carnforth, Cumbria
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Part Time
Our client is an established care home operator seeking a Cook to join the team at their Residential and Dementia care home for older people in Carnforth.

The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring that nutritious, varied and well-balanced meals are provided to all residents, taking into account preferences, requests and dietary requirements.

Responsibilities of the role will include preparing and cooking meals for a large number of people, working as part of a small catering team, understanding and complying with statutory and legal requirements, such as Health & Safety, COSHH and Environmental Health and the safe use of all kitchen equipment and ensuring damage and faults are reported appropriately. You may also need to submit and monitor food orders and aid with stock control and rotation.

The successful candidate will ideally have experience in a similar setting and experience of cooking for large numbers of people.

The role offers part-time hours, and shifts are usually 8am - 8pm. It is also subject to an enhanced DBS and referencing