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Wisbech, Cambridgeshire
£9.50 Per Hour
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6 Sep 2022
Part Time 22.5 hours per week - £9.50 per hour - on a Shift Rota basis between 10.00am to 6.00pm over seven days per week. We have an amazing opportunity for Part Time Cook to join our caring and support team at our Conifer Lodge in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire. We are a specialist service for men with a Learning Disability or who are on the Autistic Spectrum. You will be responsible for ensuring mealtimes are an enjoyable part of the day, engaging residents in the dining experience. You will be an important part of the team that ensures patients in our care feel valued as an individual. Conifer Lodge is purposely small, with just 13 en-suite bedrooms. We not a typical residential service as our primary aim is to help individuals improve to a point where they no longer need to stay within our service. We don t just focus on self-care and daily living skills, we look at building confidence through the learning of new skills and encouraging the trying out of new hobbies and activities. As Cook you will: NVQ level 2 or above in catering Excellent knowledge of food hygiene and food preparation A positive attitude and a desire to deliver the best possible service to patients in our care. Prepare, cook and serve food of the highest standards and which is appropriate to and meets the needs of the residents, staff and visitors Regularly review the menus in line with residents, staff and visitors requirements, including the provision of special diets (with respect to allergies, other health related issues and cultural reasons) Communicate effectively with residents, staff and visitors to ensure the provision of relevant, appealing, balanced and healthy diets Develop a positive relationship with all residents, staff and other visitors to the home by becoming an integral part of the team Support with the effective ordering, control and review of raw materials, labour, equipment and supplies and keeping costs in line with agreed budgets and value for money We can offer you: A rewarding career where you will be valued as a key member of our team Active Rewards discounts at Supermarkets, High Street and Online Stores, Holiday and Days and much more Receive training and support along with regular supervisions Flexible working opportunities Wellbeing support and activities Enhanced sick pay Enhanced maternity pay Employee Assistance programme Pension contribution We're specialists in care and believers in people. Active Care Group are a pioneering national provider of complex care services, delivering pathways and better outcomes for people. We have a collaborative and holistic approach to care underpinned by proven clinical and therapeutic expertise. We specialise in supporting young people and adults with complex needs to make positive progress and lead happier, more independent lives. Our vision is a world where people with the most complex needs are surrounded by the collaborative, holistic and expert care they require and the kindness they deserve, to live a brighter future and their best lives
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  • Job Reference: 705690203-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Active Care Group
    Active Care Group
  • Location: Wisbech, Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: £9.50 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent