Job Ref: 12336 | Cheltenham
Bank - ASSISTANT COOK
Location: Grevill House, Charlton Kings
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.
Grevill House/Ashley Unit is a 50 bed Nursing/Residential home attached to a 15 bed Intermediate care facility, located in within a short walk of Charlton Kings, a suburb of Cheltenham. Grevill House is a well established care home which have forged strong community links to ensure a transparent approach to living and working within a care home. The Multi-cultural team is led by a Home Manager who ensures that all staff are well supported to achieve their own developmental aspirations. The Ashley Unit provides an invaluable rehabilitation service that enables residents to be reskilled and relocate back to their own homes. This purpose built building provides a supportive environment for residents and the team alike.
Nutrition is an important element of the care package that we provide. You will be actively involved in the nutritional needs of the Residents 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.
Alternate weekend working will be required.
As an important member of our team we will ensure you have all the training, support and tools required to be successful in your new role. We can also offer benefits such as:
- Company Pension Scheme
- Paid breaks
- Comprehensive induction
- Ongoing training in care
- Training in specialism such as dementia
- Opportunity for career development
- Uniform provided
- Cost of DBS check
- Employee annual reward and recognition
- Long service rewards and recognition
- Employee Assistance Helpline
- “My Reward” giving you discount on shopping, holidays, cinema, dining, days out and much more!
- Refer a friend to the Trust rewards
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!
|What level of DBS check?||Enhanced|
|Potential Interview Date 1:||Wednesday, 1st August 2018|
|Potential Interview Date 2:||Thursday, 2nd August 2018|
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Vacancy closing date: Thursday, 31st January - 2019 23:55