We wanted to reassure you during these challenging and unprecedented times that safety remains paramount for our residents, our teams and any potential new colleague wishing to join.

We are reaching out to those in other industries with vital transferable skills, that have found themselves not able to work because of company closure. We have bank, permanent and part-time opportunities for you to consider within our homes and in the community, full training and support will all be provided and again your safety will be our priority.

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Cook

Location

Peterborough

Salary & Benefits

£9.40 hr week days and £11 hr weekend

Vacancy Type

Part Time,

Permanent

Closing Date

01/10/2020

Cook - 30 hours per week

         Park House, Peterborough

When we launched Healthcare Homes in 2005, our main objectives were to create an environment where residents receive the highest standards of care; where dignity is respected; where talents and interests are encouraged; and where life is lived to its fullest potential.

Park House are looking for an outstanding Cook to provide first class food and hospitality within the needs of a care home environment. This is a bank hours contract.

As a Cook with Healthcare Homes you will demonstrate creative flair, nutritional understanding and leadership skills, combined with a genuine interest in the people we support. Highly valued and popular with residents, families and staff, our chefs are key personalities within our homes.

Skills and experience for the Cook opportunity;

  • Previous experience working as a professional Cook within an elderly care environment is desirable.
  • Experience of designing and cooking nutritionally balanced meals incorporating any specific dietary requirements.
  • Excellent planning, organisational and presentation skills.
  • A proven ability to work as part of a team.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • An ability to take a pro-active approach.
  • Being able to work flexible hours across all shifts.

This is for a Bank hours contract.  Salary will be £12.50 per hour Monday-Friday and £15.00 per hour Saturday and Sundays.