Kitchen Assistant

Location

Toft, Cambridge

Salary & Benefits

£8.00 per hour

Vacancy Type

Full Time

Closing Date

03/04/2019

Kitchen Assistant

Home Meadow, Toft

Home Meadow is situated in the quiet West Cambridgeshire village of Toft and overlooks unspoilt countryside. We are a 49 bed home, as well as residential care, we provide specialist care and support for individuals with dementia. 

We are recruiting for a Kitchen Assistant to join the team on full time hours, this will include alternate weekend working.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • To support the head chef/cook in the effective operation of the kitchen.
  • To wash up all crockery, cutlery and utensils used by the kitchen, residents, staff and visitors.
  • To assist with the maintenance of hygiene in the kitchen and the equipment within.
  • To ensure basic maintenance/hygiene of all kitchen and dining room equipment to include serving trolleys, place mats, trays and dining room furniture.
  • To ensure the cleanliness of the total washing up area to include all the equipment within that area.
  • The preparation and delivery of drinks as required by the residents.
  • To ensure that all records are maintained to the standards required by Healthcare Homes as well as outside monitoring agencies such as Environmental Health.
  • To notify the head chef/cook or manager of any faulty or damaged equipment used by the kitchen staff