Extra Care
£8.45 per hour + benefits
16 Feb 2017
16 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The ExtraCare Charitable Trust are looking for a Cook/Chef to work at our Willowbrook housing scheme in Coventry, earning £8.45 per hour.

As Cook/Chef you will ensure a commitment to the highest standards of hygiene at all times, making sure health and safety standards are adhered to. Maintaining the kitchen and food stores you’ll also ensure menus are prepared within budget.

The ExtraCare Charitable Trust enables older people to enjoy a healthier, happier and more independent future by integrating their homes, care and lifestyle. Founded in 1988, ExtraCare is a registered charity based in Coventry. It operates 3,848 homes within 14 retirement villages and 17 smaller housing schemes. Each village or scheme has 5 to 18 social, health and leisure facilities that are accessible to more than 4,400 residents 3,000 volunteers and local people representing all age groups living in surrounding communities. ExtraCare’s 60 Charity Shops help fund care and well-being services for older people living in its villages and schemes.

Operating a predominantly lunchtime service, with occasional evenings, we require a Chef/Cook to provide a quality dining experience in our brand new Bistro / Café with a state of the art kitchen. You will be responsible for providing homemade traditional and local variation themed food, creating specialty menus and recipes to offer our residents an excellent choice of nutritionally balanced meals.

Our Cook/Chef will be required to help run the kitchen to a high standard and have a presence at front of house so experience of customer service is required as well as be qualified to QCF/NVQ Level 2 or equivalent.

What do we offer the successful Cook/Chef?

- Full Training Opportunities will be provided.

- A working environment which makes a difference to people’s lives everyday.

- 18 hours per week.

- £8.45 per hour.

All roles maybe subject to an enhanced DBS check and two satisfactory references.

If you think you would have the right skills and experience to be our next Cook/Chef, then please apply today.