Romford, Essex

Salary & Benefits

£9.84 per hour

Vacancy Type

Part Time

Closing Date



Romford Grange, Romford

22 hours per week

Romford Grange offers residential care to individuals who may need assistance with daily tasks and nursing care for those who may have more complex medical needs. We are also able to offer respite care.

We are recruiting for a Chef to join our team on a part time contract.

Skills and experience for the Chef opportunity;

  • Previous experience working as a professional Chef/Cook within an elderly care environment is desirable.
  • 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.
  • Excellent attendance and time keeping record.
  • Being able to work flexible hours across all shifts.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • To ensure that the delivery of meals meets the residents individual plan of care in order that any special dietary or meal presentation wishes are accommodated.
  • To audit kitchen procedures monthly.
  • To ensure the strict adherence to the health and safety within the kitchen areas.
  • To ensure that the appropriate temperature checks are adhered to.

Healthcare Homes offer an Employee Assistance Programme which is immediate access to a confidential telephone counselling and legal information service which operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to include support such as financial and family concerns.