Bank Chef - Maiden Castle House - Dorchester

Care South
£9.00 - £9.60/Hour
02 Dec 2017
13 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We're looking for a Bank Chef to work at Maiden Castle House in Dorchester who is as passionate about providing our residents with excellent food as we are! This position would suit someone who may not be able to commit to contracted hours and who wants the flexibility of a 0 hours contract. Various shifts will be available including early and late shifts both at the weekend and on weekdays.Pay - £9 to £9.60 per hour depending on skills and experienceFull training provided with excellent support and developmentAs a not-for-profit charity our focus isn't on targets or sales - it's on supporting people who need help to get the best out of life by offering high quality, compassionate care. We know that it's the care that counts - not only of our care home residents and home care customers but also of our employees. We employ over 1,500 people across our 20 residential and home care locations across the south of England and our HEART values of Honesty, Excellence, Approach, Respect and Teamwork are fundamental to how we treat each other, the way we work, and the care that we provide every day. Maiden Castle House is a well-established residential care home in Dorchester. For more information about Maiden Castle House please go to: About you This is an incredibly rewarding and varied role - we're looking for someone who will take pride in ensuring our elderly residents are provided with tasty and nutritious meals. Our homes vary in size and style but all have a great team of dedicated care staff in place who you'll work with to give our residents with a great service. You'll have experience of working in a similar role in a restaurant, care home, or other relevant environment, and have the ability to deliver a high standard of service and cover various shifts, including some at weekends and on Bank Holidays. Key duties:-Preparing and cooking nutritious and tasty meals to the standards set out in the Care South catering policySupervising and supporting kitchen staffPlanning meals and consulting with residents and care staff to ensure that individual dietary needs and preferences are metPreparing and cooking meals for the meals on wheels service as appropriateWe offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes: Excellent induction programme and ongoing commitment to your training and developmentCompany Pension SchemeCare South Savers: a staff discount scheme providing access to a range of on-line and high street discountsCycle to Work Scheme and Child Care VouchersDBS check paid by us and Uniform providedCare South Stars Annual Staff Awards - recognising excellence in individuals and teamsFor an informal discussion please contact Caroline Bacon or Ash Smith on 01305 251661.