Wordsworth House Care Home are currently seeking an experienced cook to join them on a permanent basis.
Wordsworth House Care Centre, in Burnley, is a forty capacity facility offering extensive care expertise for many mental health related care requirements.
Carers are accustomed to dealing with challenging behaviours and in achieving a relaxing setting that is suitable for the lives of people with learning disabilities and dementia.
The centre has scenic surroundings and many benefits for a peaceful lifestyle, though there are many social occasions and events to experience as part of the service.
The successful candidate will have previous experience as a cook, your main responsibilities will include: food preparation, to cook and serve both hot and cold food and to meet any dietary requirements.
To apply for this role you must have:
•Satisfactory Policy Check and check against the PoVA list
•Basic Food Hygiene Certificate
•Good communication skills
•Ability to work on own initiative
•Intermediate Food Hygiene Certificate
•Previous management or supervisory experienced
•Experience of food preparation for the relevant Service User group
In return we can offer you:
•Enhanced pay for Bank Holidays
•24 hour Telephone Employee Assistance Programme helpline
•Online discounted vouchers for several companies
•Opportunity for progression within the company
•Continuous support to maintain the training you need to deliver excellence
•On-going support from a motivated and committed Head Office and Regional Teams