Relief Cook

£10.40 hourly
  • The Fremantle Trust
  • Lent Rise House, Slough
  • 31 Aug, 2021

Job Description

Are you passionate about food?

If you answer yes, then we have the career for you!

There are lots of different opportunities and contracts available,including perm, relief as well as short term contracts, we have hoursto suit and a variety of roles that you would be able to support uswith in the face of the current global crisis.

About the Role

As a cook, your role is to help us provide the service required to ourresidents, through preparing and cooking, high quality meals in line withthe dietary needs of those who use our service. This will include:

  • Preparing breakfast and/or lunch
  • Cooking cakes for afternoon tea
  • Putting away deliveries and helping with the cleaning and washing up
  • Supervising support staff and assisting with the ordering of foodsupplies
  • Ensuring the service is safe and hygienic

About you!

Do I need experience? Quite simply Yes! You’ll need take pride in your foodpreparation and presentation skills and always deliver on time with a smileon your face. Ideally you will have a Food and Hygiene certificate but thisis not essential. You will be flexible, patient, and easy–going in yourapproach, and be willing to turn your hand to new things and never getfrustrated.

Why work for us?

"I’ve never enjoyed a job as much as I do this one, working with TheFremantle Trust. We’re like a family, it’s a great working environment andI’m always learning!"

  • We are committed to your development, with clear career pathways andtraining and support to help you reach your goals.
  • Competitive pay rate of £10.40 per hour with the followingenhancement £4.00 per hour for Bank Holidays
  • We provide a fully paid DBS, generous holiday, pension and lifeassurance
  • Corporate induction and training for your care certificate
  • We promote a friendly and supportive working environment with flexibleshift patterns
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • The Fremantle Benefit Hub – provides access to numerous amazingdiscounts and offers. Deals can be found for insurance, travel,restaurant, shopping, family care, care rentals, your favourite localestablishments and much more!

About Us

Established since 1992, we’re a charity and not–for–profit organisationthat provides care and support for older people and adults with learningdisabilities. Today, we have 1500 staff supporting over 1,100 residents atservices across Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire, and MiltonKeynes.

As a care provider we have a duty of care to our service users andemployees to ensure we operate in a safe environment. To ensure we complywith the Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) (Amendment)(Coronavirus) Regulations 2021 ("the Regulations"), you will need to befully vaccinated against Covid–19 unless clinically exempt.

From time to time we may require you to take part in other mandatory healthtesting and health vaccination programmes.

All Fremantle staff must understand and actively participate in theSafeguarding, Health and Safety and Equality and Diversity policies andprocedures to ensure that people who use services, other staff andstakeholders are safe and respected in Fremantle services

This could be the best job you ever do – so what are you waiting for?