Bank Kitchen Assistant

  • The Orders of St John Care Trust
  • Thornbury, UK
  • 30 Dec, 2021
Full time

Job Description

As a Kitchen Assistant you will be responsible for helping the Cook or Chef to prepare the meals, snacks and drinks for our residents. It will important for you to get to know our residents and understand their likes and dislikes to ensure that meal-time is always a highlight of their day.   What experience do you need?   Due to our supportive catering team, you do not need to have previous formal catering experience. All we ask for is someone who is keen on cooking and takes pride in kitchen hygiene standards. Alongside this you will have a can-do approach, be team orientated and excellent communication skills. Above all, you’ll be passionate about ensuring our residents received the best service possible.   What will you get in return?   The Trust is a great place to work; we’ve been providing care for almost 1,000 years and we’re currently the second largest not-for-profit provider in the UK. Not-for-profit means that we reinvest every penny we make into our residents, colleagues and the care homes we live and work in. Therefore, we offer a great range of benefits, including a competitive salary, training and development. Alongside keeping our colleagues safe with PPE, daily testing and comfort in knowing all your colleagues will be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (in line with government legislation; please do not continue with this application if you have not received all doses of an approved COVID-19 vaccination, or clinically exempt or under 18 years of age).   Here’s an overview of some of the benefits you could get for working for us; * Company pension * Company sick pay (after probation) * Weekend rates * Life Assurance * 28 days holiday entitlement (including bank holidays) pro rata * Free uniform * Free DBS * Free car parking * Employee Assistance Programme and Health and Wellbeing Platform * Comprehensive Induction, ongoing training and development * Refer a Friend bonus scheme paying £500 for carer recommendations * “My Rewards” offering you discount on shopping, days out, restaurants and much more.