Job Ref: 14856  |   Chipping Norton


Location: Henry Cornish Care Centre, Chipping Norton

Hourly Rate: £8.68 per hour

Hours of work: Full time 34 hours    

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.


Henry Cornish Care Centre offers residential and respite care for up to 36 residents in a lovely home, built in local Cotswold stone. Opened in 2010, this attractive state-of-the-art home is situated within walking distance of the centre of Chipping Norton. A 14-bedroom Intermediate Care Centre adjoins the home which receives varied admissions from acute hospitals for rehabilitation of high-dependence individuals.


We are currently looking to recruit a Cook to join both our teams!

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.

Alternate weekend working will be required.

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
Hours per week: 34
Salary Type: Hourly
Hourly Rate: £8.68
What level of DBS check? Enhanced
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Vacancy closing date: Thursday, 1st August - 2019 22:55

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