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Kitchen Assistant in Yeovil at Altogether Care

Date Posted: 6/16/2017

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Job Description

Are you a kitchen assistant who is as passionate about providing high quality food as we are about providing high quality care? If so, this could be the job for you!

£6.95 to £7.50 per hour 20 hours per week based in Yeovil, Alternate weekends

Altogether Care require a reliable and conscientious kitchen assistant to produce a scullery service for: washing up dishes, preparing vegetables, preparing light meals, drinks and snacks and helping residents with disabilities and eating difficulties, to feed themselves.

As our services are vital to our clients health, comfort and wellbeing 365 days a year, you will be required to work bank holidays and alternate weekends according to the rota.

The successful candidate for the Kitchen Assistant position at our Sheborne House Care Home will be able to:
  • Prepare light food and snacks in a hygenic manner
  • Be aware of the resident's dietary needs and respond to their comments and requests in respect of the menu.
  • Be involved with the preparation and serving of breakfast.
  • Wash up and dispose of waste correctly.
  • Contribute in the serving of food.
  • Ensure all food preparation and storage areas are kept clean as per programme.

All new staff are given industry standard induction training, to include health and safety, manual handling and food hygiene and will be encouraged to continue their professional development

We offer competitive hourly rates, free professional training and a great range of staff benefits! The staff benefit scheme also includes: retail discount vouchers, child care vouchers, discounted holidays and travel insurance, various leisure and restaurant vouchers, a hospital plan and much more.

Applicants must:
  • Be prepared to complete an application for a full DBS disclosure
  • Have 2 suitable references (professional and/or educational)
  • Have sound catering experience
  • Be caring and friendly

If you want to explore a rewarding career in Care with Altogether Care, please apply online today!