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Assistant Cook (Part-time)

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£9.10 per hour
Aberdeen , Aberdeenshire
Permanent, full-time

We are seeking a caring and talented Assistant Cook who will make a difference to the lives of our residents at Jesmond Care Home.

This is a part-time position for 20 hours per week on rotational weekly shifts.

Your duties will include

  • Being responsible for the planning, preparing, quality and presentation of food in the care home
  • Undertaking the monitoring of stocks, staffing levels, portion control, quality etc.
  • Supervising staff to work within COSHH and HACCP
  • Assisting the Cook in the interviewing, selection and supervision of kitchen staff

The successful applicant will:

  • Hold an Intermediate Food Hygiene Certificate
  • Have experience in cooking for large groups and menu planning
  • Be fully aware and comply with infection control policies and procedures
  • Be able to work without supervision and preparing orders to enable the cook/manager to carry out their duties
  • Be able to use information and knowledge obtained from residents as well as dietary questionnaires to plan menus for the care home

In return, we will offer you

  • A competitive rate of pay
  • Guaranteed, contracted hours
  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Paid PVG check
  • Free uniform & PPE
  • Refer a Friend' Bonus Scheme
  • Rewards & Recognition Programme
  • Annual Care Awards
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • Continuous training and improvement to help you achieve your goals

Required skills

  • Cooking
  • Food Hygiene
  • Food Preparation
  • Large Groups

Reference: 39720285

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