Job Ref: 13661  |   Devizes

Kitchen Assistant

Location: Hayward Care Centre, Devizes

Hours of work: 16 hours

Hourly rate:  £8.29

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.

Hayward Care Centre offers compassionate, individualised residential, dementia and respite care for up to 80 residents. The specialist home environment has been designed specifically to enhance the quality of life of people living with dementia, and incorporates a number of features to promote reminiscence as therapy.

As a Kitchen Assistant, you will be responsible for helping to prepare the meals, snacks and drinks for residents within the guidelines set by the Home Manager and 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

Alternate weekend working will be required.

Benefits of Working for OSJCT:

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: 

  • Comprehensive induction
  • 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

Additional Information

Contract Type: Permanent
Hours per week: 16
Salary Type: Hourly
Hourly Rate: £8.29
What level of DBS check? Enhanced
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Vacancy closing date: Friday, 24th May - 2019 22:55

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