Job Ref: 12362  |   Stroud

Bank Cook

Location: Southfield, Stroud, Gloucestershire

Salary: £8.64 – £8.94

Hours of work: bank position

The Orders of St John Care Trust is the 2nd largest not for profit care provider in the UK specialising in providing high quality, person centred care for older people, in care homes and extra care housing. As a charity we ensure that any revenue goes straight back into our homes meaning our residents and staff are well looked after.


We are currently looking to recruit a bank Cook to join our team!

Southfield is a 34 bed residential Home within ½ mile of Stroud town centre, thus connected to all forms of public transport. Its recently refurbed environment ensure that residents are comfortable and have all they require. This includes care being given by the committed and sensitive care team. You will not be disappointed by your first impressions of Southfield.


Nutrition is an important element of the care package that we provide.

You will be actively involved in the nutritional needs of the Residents, in consultation with the Chef, and ensure that a high quality dining experience is received by everyone.

You will accommodate and respect the individual needs of Residents in line with both their care plans and personal preferences.

You will get to know the residents and build relationships with them along with their families. This position is an integral member of the team within the Home.

Benefits of Working for OSJCT:

As you will be a key member of OSJCT we will ensure you have all the training, support and tools required to be successful in your role. You can also expect benefits such as:

  • Support with your continual professional development
  • Company pension scheme
  • Competitive Pay
  • Access to internal and external training
  • Access to ‘My Rewards’ giving you discounts on shopping, days out, holidays and much more!

Requirements for the Role:

For this role you must:

  • Basic Food Hygiene Certificate.
  • Previous experience working in a kitchen providing meals for large numbers.

If you feel you have the skills and experience to support the Home Manager in creating and maintaining a high level of care and service we would love to hear from you!


Additional Information

Contract Type: Permanent
Salary Type: Hourly
Hourly Rate: £8.64
What level of DBS check? Enhanced
Full Job Description: Download Full Job Description

Vacancy closing date: Thursday, 31st January - 2019 23:55

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