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.

Available Bank roles can be seen here

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Bank Chef

Location

Felixstowe, Suffolk

Salary & Benefits

Competitive

Vacancy Type

Bank

Closing Date

29/07/2020

Chef - Bank Hours

Mill Lane, Felixstowe

Mill Lane provide residential and nursing care for elderly frail and residents who are living with dementia.  We are recruiting for a Chef to join our team on a bank hours contract.

As a Chef 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 a Chef opportunity;

  • Previous experience working as a professional Chef/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.
  • To be able to demonstrate an ability to ensure confidentiality.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • An ability to take a pro-active approach.
  • Excellent attendance and time keeping record.
  • Flexible approach to work and ability to manage, prioritise and work to deadlines
  • Being able to work flexible hours across all shifts.

This is a fantastic time to join Healthcare Homes, as we continue to grow and develop our services. If you have the unique qualities required for this exciting role and want to work with an organisation that provides the type of care you’d expect for your loved ones, we would welcome your application.

The successful Chef will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check

Healthcare Homes is an equal opportunities employer and regulated by CQC.