Unit Chef
Ref: CYG09779

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  • Location
  • Thistle Care Home 119 Americanmuir Road, Dundee,DD3 9AG
  • Salary
  • £9.15 - £9.65
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 14/06/2020
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    Unit Chef

    We are looking for an outstanding Chef/Cook who’s passionate about food and wants to make a difference.

    You’ll be working 40 hours a week over 7 days, creating an excellent experience for the people in our care.

    Our units specialise in mental health - in particular complex needs, autism and learning diabilities.

    With us, you’ll have the chance to progress your career in a vibrant, supportive culture tailored to help you thrive.

    Apply now to enjoy excellent career prospects while being part of an organisation that cares about helping people.

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    Your day-to-day...

    • Prepare, cook & serve nutritional, balanced and appetising meals
    • Provide special diets, taking into account individual preferences & needs  
    • Liaise with nursing colleagues to meet patients’ nutritional & dietary needs
    • Maintain the cleanliness of the kitchen, service areas & dining room
    • Ensure compliance with health & safety standards and Food Hygiene Regulations
    • Handle, maintain & store kitchen equipment in accordance with Cygnet procedures
    • Use chemicals in line with Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) regulations

     

    Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

    • An opening to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
    • Expert supervision & support
    • Employee referral scheme
    • Enhanced maternity
    • Free Health Cash plan
    • 24 hours free GP support line
    • Free life assurance cover
    • Free eye tests
    • Car lease discounts
    • Discounted gym membership
    • Free mortgage broker and Insurance cover
    • Pension scheme
    • Employee NHS - discount savings & “Cycle to Work” scheme
    • Smart Health Toolkit- Providing you with Fitness Programmes, Nutrition consultation and Health checks

     

    You are...

    • A skilled Chef/Cook who can work under pressure
    • Preferably experienced in the care sector
    • Able to plan nourishing & attractive menus within available budgets
    • The holder of a food hygiene certificate, with good personal hygiene standards
    • Polite & professional, with a positive attitude to internal & external quests at all times
    • An excellent communicator able to liaise with people at all levels
    • Able to work under your own initiative, as part of a team & under supervision
    • [Qualified in catering to City & Guilds 706: 1 & 2 level or NVQ Level 2/3]

     

     

    Successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

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