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Cook/Chef (Care Home)

£9.00 - £10.00 per hour
Edinburgh , Midlothian
Contract, full-time or part-time

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We are seeking compassionate and caring individuals who will make a difference to the lives of the residents we care for within Glencairn Care Home.

We are seeking an experienced Cook/Chef to join our team for bank shifts.

Your duties will include

  • Organising and controlling the efficient and economic production of quality food
  • Being responsible for the planning, preparing, quality and presentation of food
  • Supervising staff to work within COSHH and HACCP

The successful applicant will

  • Hold a recognised Catering Qualification and Intermediate Food Hygiene Certificate
  • Have proven experience managing kitchen staff
  • Have experience in cooking for large groups and menu planning
  • Be fully aware and comply with infection control policies and procedures
  • 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
  • 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
  • Hygiene
  • Infection Control
  • COSHH

Reference: 39865312

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