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Cook - Woodlands

  • Application closing date: 20 Jun 2022 00:00

Job Description

We are currently looking for a cook to join our friendly team, whose values reflect ours.

We recruit people who care about people, who treat others with dignity and respect. To be a part of our team you need to have a passion for making a difference to peoples lives.

You’ll be part of our friendly, positive and supportive team delivering great food to our residents at Woodlands Care Home.

Your role will include:

  • Being part of a team providing great food that residents look forward to
  • Being aware of and complying with all regulations concerning hygiene, allergens, health and safety of staff, food and equipment and kitchen practices
  • Supervising kitchen General Assistants, ensuring their allocated duties are carried out
  • Making sure the kitchen is kept clean and that kitchen stock is secure.
  • Ensuring a high standard of service to our residents and being able to adjust routines to meet their needs wherever possible
  • Gaining feedback from residents to plan future menus

Candidate Requirements

City and Guilds 706/1/2 in Catering Management (or equivalent) qualification or at least 2 years' relevant experience in related field.


Employment Details

  • Employment Type: Permanent
  • Hours: 40 hours per week
  • Pay: £11.28 Hourly


Additional Information

Hours of work: Full time, 40 hours per week 

In return, you will have an access to other benefits and bonus schemes. We’ll give you excellent support and continuous learning and development, as well as free uniform and parking. Sussex Housing & Care is a not for profit organisation which means that we reinvest any financial surplus back into the organisation to benefit our residents and employees. We are Real Living Wage provider.

How to Apply

Please note, this post requires the post holder to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19, unless clinically exempt. In addition, staff must commit to working at no more than one other location and undertake regular COVID Testing to ensure the safety of residents, staff and visitors.  

To apply please email your CV with covering letter to jobs@sussexhousing.org.uk

Should you have any queries regarding this role please do not hesitate to contact a member of the HR team via jobs@sussexhousing.org.uk