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Kitchen Assistant

Reference

PRI36425

Location

Orchid Lawns, Ampthill Road, Steppingley, Bedfordshire, MK45 1AB

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Part Time

Salary

£9.00 per hour

Hours

Part time

Job Advert Role Description

Priory Adult Care is the UK's leading Independent provider of specialist adult care services. Our aim is to provide the right support in the right home for all the individuals we accommodate.

Orchid Lawns is a care home designed for older people with dementia. The home provides a specialist dementia nursing service, working in partnership with Central Bedfordshire PCT and Local Authorities. Situated in Steppingley, Bedfordshire the home offers a supportive environment with en-suite bedrooms and comfortable lounge areas. Our dedicated team ensure we meet the resident’s individual care and social needs.

The work is both interesting as well as challenging and varied. you will support the clinical teams who deliver specialist care to our residents, of course.  However, you will also play a major role in making the lives of our residents as happy and fulfilling as possible - not just by showing real warmth to them and their families, but by continuously looking for ways to engage their interest and enhance their experience everyday

As kitchen assistant, you will help the chef  to provide high quality food and hospitality for our residents. Working to the highest standards, ensuring dietary requirements of all the residents are met. You will

•           Work alongside the chef  to help prepare food and meals

•           General kitchen housekeeping, ensuring the kitchen meets high standard of hygiene and cleanliness in line with the Health and Safety and Company guidelines to ensure safe working practice within the Home.

•           Serving food/drinks/snacks to the residents at meal times

•           Cleaning after service (Dishwasher duties, clearing down tables, preparation benches)

We are looking for a motivated, hard-working individual with great attention to detail, who will thrive in our smaller kitchen. With the role comes great opportunity to undertake relevant qualification and progress with our careers pathways.

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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, and the cost of this will be covered by Priory Group. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Job Description

Chef.pdf

Closing Date

30/04/2020