Due to member of staff commencing on maternity leave, we have a vacancy for the position of Assistant Cook at our John Munroe Hospital, Rudyard site. The main purpose of the role is to assist in the preparation of all patients' meals, making sure that they provide a range of nutritional value, as well as ensuring that the kitchen is a safe and hygienic place to work and meeting the Food Safety guidelines
Specific tasks of the role include, but are not limited to:
· Preparation of patient's meals
Assist in serving meals to Patients and understanding specific food requirements
Supervision of and delegation of work to the Kitchen Assistant's whilst on duty.
Complying with statutory and legal requirements, such as Health and Safety, COSHH and Environmental Health to maintain a safe environment.
Store and rotate stock appropriately
The ideal applicant will have knowledge of basic food preparation, stock control as well as the ability to use and maintain essential catering and cleaning products.
All applicants will be interviewed.
The successful applicant will be subject to 2 x references and a DBS.