Chef
Ref: CYG07967

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  • Location
  • Oakhurst Lodge, 137 Lyndhurst Road, Ashurst, Southmpton, SO40 7AW
  • Salary
  • £9.90
  • Closing date
  • 25/01/2020
  • Hours- Full time (40hr) or Part time (24hr)

    Cygnet Health Care have been providing a national network of high quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years.

    With us, you’ll work in a vibrant, supportive culture tailored to help you thrive.

    We are currently recruiting for a cook to be responsible for the preparation and provision of dietary meals for those in our care within the guidelines of care plans or service requirements.
     
    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
     
     We are looking for people who have:
    • A skilled chef 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

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

    If interested in applying, please forward your CV to michaelgibson1@cygnethealth.co.uk or click on the Apply button below.

  • Location Information

  • Oakhurst Lodge is an 8 bed specialist residential service for adults with autism and who may present with behaviours that challenge. We aim to provide a safe, comfortable and effective care environment for those in our care, promoting independence and community integration.

    The home is located on the outskirts of the New Forest, and in a community setting, between Southampton and Lyndhurst. Oakhurst Lodge is set in a large garden that has perimeter fencing and automatic gates which provide a safe and secure environment.

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