Cook - Southport

Recruiter
Dovehaven care homes
Location
Southport
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
10 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
About Us

Dovehaven are a family run care group providing quality residential and nursing care for the elderly. We have been providing quality care for our residents for over 30 years and pride ourselves on the happy welcoming atmosphere of our homes. Dovehaven provide a full range of care for residential and nursing needs, for both long term and respite periods.

About the Role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Cook to work within Millbrook House EMI Nursing Home which is a 50 bed purpose built home catering for older people who have all forms of dementia and associated mental health problems. The Home is situated in Southport within easy reach of Southport Town Centre.

You will ensure that nutritious and wholesome meals are provided for our residents and ensure they are presented in a pleasing manner. You will construct weekly menus recognising our residents’ preferences and any special diets. You will also be responsible for ensuring the safety and security of the kitchen, equipment, and associated food stores, including the maintenance of these to the best possible standards of hygiene.


The post holder is expected to possess or be actively working towards achievement of at least Catering (C&G) preferred or NVQ 3. Qualifications in Food Hygiene and First Aid are essential.


You will work 8am-6pm on Friday’s, Saturday’s and Sunday’s.