Exemplar Health Care
£7.50 per hour
07 Jun 2017
25 Jun 2017
Scotia Heights is a 60 bedded nursing home for adults with physical disabilities with mental health and complex needs. As one of the kitchen team, your role is to provide nutritious, balanced and appetising meals for our service users. Everyone has different likes, dislikes and dietary requirements, so you'll need to take these into account. As a cook, we would expect that you will be: Preparing, cooking and serving food Ensuring that food is presented well and looks appetising Ensuring that food is stored according to food hygiene legislation Minimising waste levels and disposing of food in an appropriate manner Carrying out food and fridge temperature checks, and recording as necessary A team player, able to work as part of a team whilst also having the ability to work on your own initiative Interacting with our service users on a daily basis Obtaining feedback on food, reporting any compliments, comments or complaints We'd also expect that you will hold a NVQ2 Professioanl Cookery or 706/1&2 and food hygiene certificate to at least level 3 (intermediate) or be working towards it, and have a good understanding of your role in the prevention and control of infection, and promoting good health and safety practices. Working for Exemplar, you can expect: A comprehensive induction programme with opportunities for further training and development Competitive rates of pay Career progression A challenging and rewarding working environment Employee benefits scheme - online shopping, discounts and vouchers Job satisfaction If this sounds like your ideal job, what are you waiting for - click the apply now link to complete your applicatin form online. When registering to Totaljobs please continue and complete our online application form. Your CV may not be reviewed unless you have completed the online application form. This job was originally posted as