COOK (Day Centre)

Job Category: Temporary
Job Type: Part Time
Job Location: Islington North London

Positive Employment is currently recruiting for a Cook for our client based in Islington and surrounding area.

The successful post holder will have at least a year experience cooking nutritious meals and creating a balanced diet that meets dysphagia requirements of the residents living in the home. This post will be based within a day centre, and you will be required to cook meals for the residents and staff, ensuring all dietary requirements are followed.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES BUT NOT LIMITED TO:

  • Creating weekly menus that meets dysphagia requirements.
  • Preparing meals for the day, for residents and staff.
  • Ensuring there is minimal food waste.
  • Taking notice of people’s religious and cultural backgrounds and how this might impact on their dietary requirements.
  • Monitoring kitchen stocks and ordering supplies.
  • Ensuring high standards of hygiene and cleanliness are maintained.
  • Undertake the cleaning of the kitchen and surrounding areas and also of equipment to ensure the kitchen is maintained to a high level.

REQUIREMENTS (ESSENTIAL):

  • Food Hygiene and COSHH certification
  • At least a year experience cooking within an establishment
  • Work references covering last 3 years
  • Enhanced DBS on the Update Service
  • Patient, committed, reliable with great communication skills

WORKING HOURS AND RATE:

  • 14:00pm – 17:30pm, Part – Time
  • £15.48 Umbrella

Please note, only candidates eligible to work in the UK will be considered.

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