Cook
Ref: CYG10454


  • Location
  • Cygnet Alders Clinic, 155 Podsmead Road, Gloucester, GL1 5UA
  • Salary
  • £9.55 per hour
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 05/08/2020
  • We are currently recruiting for a Full Time Cook who will be responsible for the preparation and provision of dietary meals for those in our care within the guidelines of care plans or service requirements.

    Cygnet Alders Clinic is a 20 bed rehabilitation service providing assessment, treatment and rehabilitation for women with personality disorder and complex needs. 

    Hours: Fulltime - 40hrs/week, Mon-Sunday – on a rota basis 8-4/10-6 

    In this role you will:

    • Prepare, cook & serve nutritional, balanced & appetising meals
    • Provide special diets, taking into account individual preferences & needs
    • Responsible for managing the food budget & maintaining kitchen records
    • Ensure compliance with health & safety standards and Food Hygiene Regulations
    • Maintain & ensure the cleanliness of the kitchen, service areas & dining room
    • Order, check stock & deliveries
    • Handle, maintain & store kitchen equipment in accordance with Cygnet procedures
    • Use chemicals in line with Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) regulations

     
     We are looking for people who have:

    • A skilled cook who can work under pressure
    • Preferably experienced in the care sector
    • Able to plan nourishing & attractive menus within available budgets
    • The holder of an intermediate food hygiene certificate, with good personal hygiene standards
    • An excellent communicator able to liaise with people at all levels
    • Able to work individually, as part of a team & under supervision
    • Qualified in catering to City & Guilds 706: 1 & 2  level or  NVQ Level 2/3 (Not essential)


    Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

    • Strong career progression opportunities
    • Expert supervision & support
    • Employee referral scheme
    • Pension scheme
    • “Cycle to work” scheme & employee discount saving

    Hours:

    40 Hours per week, Monday to Friday

    Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

     

     

     

  • Location Information
  • Cygnet Alders Clinic is a 20 bed rehabilitation service providing assessment, treatment and rehabilitation for women with personality disorder and complex needs. Cygnet Alders Clinic is on the Welsh Hospital Framework with specialist service status.

    At Cygnet Alders Clinic we provide a specialist psychologically informed personality disorder pathway across three living areas; Severn, for assessment and stabilisation; Avon, where residents move as they engage and progress with their treatment pathway; and Coln, which focuses on transitioning to the community.

     

    This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

  • Job Description
  • Cook_Job_Description.doc

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