Kitchen Assistant - Queensmead - Christchurch
We have a fantastic opportunity for a Kitchen Assistant to join the friendly staff team at Queensmead - our residential care home in ChristchurchPart time hours including alternate weekends - covering shifts: 10am to 3pm and 4pm to 8pm on a rota basis with some flexibility possible£7.70 per hour Excellent training and a supportive working environmentConvenient location opposite Christchurch HospitalYou will assist the Chef and Assistant Chef in the smooth running of the home's kitchen and help provide our residents with an enjoyable dining experience. Duties will include serving meals, keeping the kitchen and dining room clean, helping to prepare meals, assisting with the serving/feeding of residents and clearing away at the end of mealtimes. Queensmead This is a great opportunity to join Care South at Queensmead which is conveniently located opposite Christchurch Hospital. For more information about Queensmead please go to: http://www.care-south.co.uk/homes/queensmead/ You will be able to demonstrate the following:-Working knowledge of health and safety in the kitchen, such as the safe handling of foodThe ability to work as a team player to create and maintain a co-operative, friendly and welcoming atmosphere in the homeA caring attitude and the desire to give our residents the best possible serviceIn return we offer:-Excellent induction programme and ongoing commitment to your training and developmentPension SchemeLife Assurance SchemeCare South Savers: a staff discount scheme providing access to a range of on-line and high street discountsCycle to Work schemeChild Care VouchersDBS check paid by usUniform providedCare South Stars Annual Awards - recognising excellence in individuals and teamsFor an informal discussion please contact Emma Cotton or Tracey Walker on 01202 485 176. About Care South As 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.