The OtherSettlement of Three Legged Cross in the County of Dorset

The otherSettlement of Three Legged Cross is located within the county of Dorset.   Three Legged Cross is situated in the South West region of the UK and is governed by East Dorset District council.

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Agency Care Home Chef
Posted: 24/06/2018

Salary:£10/hour per Hour

Category: Catering

Our local clients providing award winning Care are looking for a Care Home Chef to work with their team. The role involves working in a Care Home environment as part of the team, cooking according to excellent standards. Excellent working conditions, strong team, brilliant management support. They are looking for people who are happy to work as and when needed to cover Sickness/Holidays. The position is Temporary ongoing working around the Clients’ needs. Working days would be between Monday-Sunday and working hours are usually straight shifts, 8.00-17.00.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:-

Food Preparation and Handling
• Prepare and cook all daily meals for residents and staff, and provide catering for special occasions and events, such as birthday cakes;
• Ensure the quality and presentation of the food is to the highest standard and specification;
• To be responsible for the daily monitoring and recording of food and items required
Health and Safety
• Understand and encourage the principles of safe food handling to ensure all food preparation undertaken in the kitchen is to the highest standards of hygiene;
• Track and monitor temperature checks of refrigerators and freezers to ensure food is stored safely;
• Prepare and oversee the cleaning rota, to ensure the regular cleaning of all kitchen areas, equipment and appliances to meet the high standards of cleanliness necessary in food storage, preparation and service areas
• Understand your personal responsibilities and practice safe systems of work in relation to the Health and Safety at Work Act including a working knowledge of COSHH assessments;
• Practice safe systems of work across the range of tasks and in particular moving and handling of loads, by assessing risk and having due regard for personal safety of residents, visitors and staff;
• Take reasonable care of items of equipment used to carry out tasks, including general cleanliness and advising on any faults and the need for maintenance or replacement;
• Use and clean kitchen equipment and have the knowledge to observe the Food Safety (General Food Hygiene) Regulations 1995;
• To ensure all food is stored, handled and packed at the correct temperature and in accordance with Food Handling and Hygiene Regulations;
• To maintain records of temperatures and remedial action taken where necessary, reporting all issues to the Home Manager;
• Use machinery as shown and trained to ensure equipment is used safely and in accordance with legislation, and reporting of equipment issues to your line manager;
To ensure that work areas are kept clean and that all waste is recorded and disposed of correctly.

The ideal Health Care Assistant will have:

• One year experience in a Care Home environment
• QCF Level 2/3
• DBS on the update service
• Own transport
• Reliability and trustworthiness
• Happy to work on an Ad hoc basis

Ideally suited to a candidate looking for the following, Care Home Chef, Care Home Cook, Nursing Home Cook, Food preparation

This is an excellent opportunity to work within a fun professional team as a Care Home Chef with great prospects and career progression