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Reference

PRI20435

Location

St John's House, St John's House, Lion Road, Palgrave, IP22 1BA

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£17,319.02 per annum

Hours

37.5 hrs p/wk

Job Advert - Division Information

WE ARE LOOKING FOR TALENTED PEOPLE LIKE YOU!!

Knowing that you’re making a difference to people’s lives is rewarding in itself. But our many roles offer much more than that. As well as helping you grow and develop your talent, we want you to feel proud of where you work and what you do.

 

 

Job Advert Location Description

With four locations based on the Norfolk/Suffolk border we offer medium and low secure environments which are linked with community based step-down services including continuing care and rehabilitation.

The strength of Priory Healthcare lies in the quality of the comprehensive assessment, treatment and care we provide. The emphasis is on a holistic and individualised approach delivered by a multidisciplinary team which includes psychiatry, psychology, nursing (mental health and learning disability), occupational therapy, specialist teaching, speech and language therapy, social work and a practice nurse for physical healthcare.

 

Job Advert Role Description

Our Cook role involves:

  • Providing well balanced, nutritional, varied and well-presented meals.
  • Preparing, where necessary transporting, and serving meals to patients, residents, staff and any outside agencies as instructed by the Head Chef / Senior Cook.
  • Assisting the Head Chef / Senior Cook in the maintaining of consumable and non-consumable stock.
  • Ensuring that all stock is used in strict rotation.
  • Maintaining the kitchen and ancillary areas to a high standard of hygiene.

 

To be successful as a Cook, you’ll need:

  • 2 years experience in the catering industry
  • To be a team player
  • Reliability
  • Flexibility
  • A mature attitude
  • The ability to work on your own initiative
  • Good communication skills
  • Ideally have a food hygiene certificate but this not essential as training will be given.
  • To be able to treat people with dignity, respect and as an equal

 

Text PRIORY ST JOHNS followed by your name to 66777

 

 

Division DBS info

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.

Disclosure

All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Closing Date

23/07/2018