Alexander Court Care Home are currently seeking a part time Care Home Cook for 23.5 hours per week. (16 hours cook – 7.5 hours Kitchen Assistant)
Alexander Court Care Home is a purpose-built residential home, situated in the heart of Thetford.
The modern building has been designed specifically with the needs of elderly residents in mind, and a very caring team work hard to make everyone feel at home. The home operates an open door policy and encourage visiting at all times. There are regular outings to local places of interest including the library, park and the Dad’s Army museum.
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