Embrace Group
North Yorkshire
£8.50 per hour + Company Benefits
11 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
£8.50 per hour Company Benefits We currently have an opportunity for a Cook / Chef to join our team at Lake & Orchard Care Home in based Kelfield, York. This is a Full Time position working 40 hours per week. Lake & Orchard Care Centre provides care and support for older people requiring EMI nursing and EMI residential care. Responsibilities: Provided nutritious, varied and well-balanced meals that are safely and hygienically prepared and served Ensure menus are prepared in conjunction with the resident's likes and dislikes Comply with company standards, policies and procedures Wash, dry and store all kitchen items to achieve compliance with company standards, policies and procedures Ensure handling of all chemicals and products are attained to RIDDOR standards and all health and safety matters are fully complied with Minimise the risk of accidents and waste by effective working under supervision and ensuring all areas are hazard free and clean at all times Complete all necessary documentation and administration to ensure the smooth running of the department Delegate appropriate work to the kitchen Assistants as required and monitor that this has been carried out to a satisfactory level Ensure that you work in a safe environment in accordance with the Health and Safety at Work Act and ensure that all COSHH records are maintained and updated when necessary Fully aware and comply with infection control policies and procedures and appropriate hand hygiene technique Benefits: 28 days annual leave inc BH (pro rata) Child Care Vouchers Eye Care Vouchers Retail Discount Scheme Cost of DBS Check On-going Training & Development Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) Requirements: Previous experience of catering Basic food hygiene certificate COSHH Training and understanding of HACCP Costing skills/budgeting experience Experience of supervising / leading a team Our positions are subject to Enhanced DBS Disclosures which will be completed upon successful application. All applications will be dealt with on an individual basis in accordance with our policy and organisational requirements. We are an Equal Opportunities Employer. This job was originally posted as