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Vacancy type (Bank/Perm etc): Bank
Salary: TBC

We require an experienced Bank Chef at Purely Care Home to work in an easy to manage kitchen in a caring environment.

Must be able to plan, cook and cater for a Mediterranean diet with healthy eating being the main focus.

Purley View is a 35 bed care home for older people who may suffer from dementia and/or may also require palliative care.

The post holder will:

  • Provide a full domestic service to the kitchen/servery.
  • Be responsible for the smooth and efficient running of the kitchen on a day-to-day basis in accordance with legal requirements and the policies of Sturdee Community Hospital
  • Promote high standards of cleanliness.  
  • Observe the policies and procedures of the company.
  • Keep updated with changes in the law i.e. hygiene etc.
  • Have knowledge of Fire, Health & Safety Regulations together with First Aid as required.
  • Implement risk analysis, COSHH and HACCPs e.g. time and temperature control.
  • Be responsible for purchasing and receiving food supplies within an agreed budget.
  • Plan cost effective menus taking into consideration the requirements of the residents.
  • Be responsible for stock control, safe storage of food stuffs, stock levels, stock rotation etc., and all food items from purchase through to service.
  • Have hygiene training to required level.
  • Be responsible for maintaining the cleaning schedule and for reporting any faults to the maintenance person 
  • Be responsible for the safe disposal of all waste products, as required.
  • Maintain a pest control contract with a recognised operator, and report any faults, changes etc immediately.
  • Liaise with other staff members regarding any food problems and/or suggestions.
  • Assist with staff training as required by the Manager.
  • Communicate any concerns or problems to the Manager.
  • Attend meetings, training and fire lectures required to meet company, Health Authority and E.H.O. Regulations

To apply for this post please send your application form to Anura Kalubowila : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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