Bank Kitchen Assistant
Ref: CYG11102


  • Location
  • Cygnet Fountains, Pleasington Close, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 1TU
  • Salary
  • £8.75 P/H
  • Hours
  • Bank
  • Closing date
  • 31/10/2020
  • As Kitchen Assistant, you’ll play an important part in creating an excellent experience for patients, service users & staff.

    And you’ll reap the rewards of being part of an organisation that cares about helping people.
     

    Your Day-to-Day...

    • You’ll be working in a 32 bed high dependency inpatient rehabilitation service for men who have severe and enduring mental illness and who may have been detained under the Mental Health Act.
    • Assist the team in the providing balanced, appetising meals
    • Perform basic food preparation, cooking tasks & other kitchen duties
    • Wash utensils, dishes & make sure they are stored appropriately
    • Sort, store & distribute ingredients, check deliveries and assist with stock ordering
    • Maintain personal hygiene and ensure the kitchen is clean & hygienic
    • Handle, maintain & store kitchen equipment in accordance with Cygnet procedures
    • Use chemicals in line with Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) regulations.

    You are...

    • Passionate about catering, preferably with experience within a care setting
    • Enthusiastic, keen to learn and an active team member
    • Polite & professional, with a positive attitude at all times
    • An excellent communicator who can liaise with people at all levels
    • Able to work on your own initiative & under supervision
    • Diligent & take pride in maintaining the highest standards of cleanliness.

     

    Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

    • Full training and Induction
    • An opening to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
    • Regular coaching & appraisal
    • Expert supervision & peer support
    • Employee discount savings & “Cycle to Work” scheme
    • Recruitment referrals
    • Wellbeing centre with exercises, recipes, financial and mental health advice
    • Company paid Life Assurance scheme
    • Smart Health Toolkit- Providing you with Fitness Programmes, Nutrition consultation and Health checks

    For more of our benefits, please visit: https://cygnetjobs.co.uk/benefits/

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

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