Cook in Norton Fitzwarren, Somerset, UK at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 3/25/2020

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Job Description

Job Family: Support Staff - Service

Location: Norton Fitzwarren, Somerset

Pay Rate (£): 8.72

Vacancy Reference: 023664

 

We are recruiting for an experienced Cook to join our Residential Service based in Norton Fitzwarren on a full time, permanent basis.

We are seeking a Cook to liaise with care staff to prepare, cook and serve balanced and nutritious food for the people we support, paying extra attention to medical, cultural, and religious requirements.  You will also be expected to plan menus with the involvement of the individuals we support; keeping to a designated food budget.

An up to date qualification in food hygiene is essential and preferably an NVQ2 or equivalent qualification in Catering is desirable. You must have excellent verbal and written communication skills with a proven track record of providing a high quality catering service within a similar setting.

 

Benefits:

  • Paid training and qualifications
  • Career development opportunities
  • Fully funded DBS/PVG
  • Employee assistance programme 24/7 advice and support
  • Guaranteed hours
  • Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to Work schemes
  • Recognition
  • Refer a Friend - £250 - £750

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG check and Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult list.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a motivated and determined team. So make a great career move.

* Some of our roles require male or female employees only, where this is indicated it is a genuine occupational requirement, in accordance with the Equality Act 2010*

 

Role Specific Requirements -

 

Driver: Flexible on Driver Requirement

Gender: No Specific Requirement