Cook / Chef - Aspen Court, Taunton

£10.56 - £11.73 hourly
  • Notaro Homes
  • Taunton, UK
  • 07 Jan, 2022

Job Description

Role: Cook / Chef

Location: Aspen Court, Taunton

Hours: Full Time. 36 hours per week, 7am-16.30pm, including alternate weekends.

Week 1 Monday, Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday
Week 2 Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Rate of pay:  £10.56 - £11.73 per hour



We are looking for a reliable and committed Chef or experienced Cook to provide good quality, nutritional home-cooked meals for our 42 residents at our Dementia, Nursing home, Aspen Court in Taunton. You will need knowledge of fortifying meals and textured diets. 

You will be responsible for developing a 4 week menu taking into consideration people’s choices and requirements, including specialist needs. You will ensure meals are attractive, nutritious and well-balanced under the direction of the home manager and the people who live at the home.


  • Will have experience in a similar role, with knowledge around fortifying meals and textured diets
  • Will hold a qualification in Food Hygiene and Safety

Our company values are at the heart of what we do;

  • being kind and respectful
  • working together
  • displaying openness and honesty
  • showing patience and understanding
  • having a compassionate and positive attitude

If you possess these qualities, we would love to hear from you.


Comprehensive induction and on-going training and development
Competitive rates of pay
Company pension scheme
Employee discount scheme

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For further information on the role, please see our job description for further details.
Please be aware of the new regulation regarding mandatory vaccinations for staff working in care homes. 

Due to the immediate nature of this role, interviews will be held for the position once suitable candidates have been shortlisted. If a successful candidate has been identified prior to the closing date, no further applications will be accepted, and the advertisement may be closed early.