Catering Assistant
Ref: CYG07387


  • Location
  • Cedar Vale Hospital (Autism Service), 93 Kneeton Road, East Bridgford, Nottingham, NG13 8PJ
  • Salary
  • £8.42 ph
  • Closing date
  • 14/12/2019
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    Catering Assistant

    At Cygnet Health Care you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on patients and their families. You’ll be exposed to all kinds of new challenges and responsibilities, to ensure you continue learning and developing as you go.

     

    Cygnet Hospital Stevenage provides services for men and women across six wards. From assessment and diagnosis in critical care, through to secure restorative settings, our pathways are professionally tailored to meet individual requirements.

     

    We require a Weekend Catering Assistant to assist the chefs and catering team in the smooth running of the kitchen at all times and to prepare and serve meals to the service users, staff and visitors. 

     

    Please note that this is a 40 hour contract. You will also be required to work every other weekend

     

     

    In this role you will; 

    • Assisting and maintaining high standards of personal hygiene and cleanliness in the kitchen
    • Be responsible for the washing up after meals and the overall cleaning of the kitchen and where appropriate the dining area.
    • Maintain an accurate record / list of food supplies, freezer temperatures requirements, etc. where requested / required.
    • Ensure statutory Health and Safety standards in the kitchen and dining areas.

     

     

    We are looking for people who have; 

    • Good communication.
    • Team player / Works on own initiative.
    • Experience of working in a care/ Hospital environment desirable
    • Hospitality experience.

     

     

    In return we’ll offer you;

    • Annual holiday entitlement
    • Birthday and anniversary leave
    • A package of support for staff health and wellbeing
    • A generous company Pension Scheme
    • Group Life Assurance Scheme
    • Comprehensive Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
    • Subsidised Meals

     

    We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the people within our care. All candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS and reference check and an offer of employment will be subject to successful clearance.

    Want to make a positive difference? We look forward to hearing from you!

     

  • Location Information
  • Situated in East Bridgford, Nottinghamshire, Cygnet Cedar Vale is a specialist autism hospital, providing assessment and intervention for up to 14 men living with autism and learning disabilities, as well as associated complex needs or difficulties with social engagement. Cygnet Cedar Vale is an impressive period property, situated on the edge of a picturesque village in its own extensive grounds.

    The service consists of three distinct areas to support individuals with different levels of need. Each of these areas are aimed at providing the individuals with an environment that will support them for moving on to more independent living. Within the service there are a number of communal lounges and dining areas that provide a choice of dining experiences, as well as more opportunities for service users to socialise or have quiet time away from others. Other facilities include a recently expanded and upgraded sensory room, a large garden and skills rooms.

    Awards for Cygnet Cedar Vale:

    • Great British Care Awards 2017 – Good Nurse Award (Midlands Region) – Charge Nurse Beth Fields (Finalist)
    • Laing Buisson Awards 2017 – Nursing Practice Award – Charge Nurse Beth Fields (Finalist)

    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.

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