Nutrition is a very important element of the care package we provide to the people who choose to live in our homes and extra care housing schemes. Here is a summary of the roles available to you.
You will be actively involved in meeting the nutritional needs of our residents and ensure that everyone receives a high quality dining experience. You will respect and accommodate individual needs of residents in line both with their care plans and personal preferences. To achieve this, you will get to know the residents and build relationships with them and their families. This position is an integral part of the team within the home.
As a Kitchen Assistant you will be responsible for helping to prepare meals, snacks and drinks for residents within the guidelines set by the Home Manager and the Chef/Cook. You will understand and promote the philosophy of choice, rights and fulfilment for all residents. You will get to know the residents and understand their likes and dislikes to ensure that they enjoy their dining experience.