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Kitchen Assistant - Weekends in Eastleigh at The Cinnamon Care Collection

Date Posted: 5/29/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Kitchen Assistant - Weekends
£8.00 per hour (12 hours over Saturday & Sunday)
Plus benefits & free DBS & Uniform

Sunnybank House, near Eastleigh is looking to recruit an additional member for our Catering team. We require someone who can assist with general kitchen duties to work 6 hours each on a Saturday and Sunday. We need someone who is reliable and hard working and has an interest in catering. 

The Kitchen Assistant support all catering functions within the Cinnamon home and, alongside the Head Chef and other catering staff ensures that all kitchen services are efficient and that the required Health & Safety measures are adhered to within the department. The Kitchen Assistant assists with all the working areas within the homes kitchen. Responsibilities are not limited to, food preparation, washing dishes and cleaning the kitchen area. 

Main Responsibilities

  • Support the Head Chef, Chef and other catering team members to deliver all catering services throughout the home, ensuring resident choice at all times.
  • Assist with the preparation of nutritional food and beverages to a high standard, as directed by the Head Chef
  • Maintain a high standard of hygiene and cleanliness in the kitchen and food storage areas at all times in accordance with the appropriate food hygiene regulations.
  • Help prepare special diet meals as needed and as directed by the Head Chef.
  • Provide feedback to the Head Chef and Chef on complaints from residents or others on the functioning of the catering department. 

Job Requirements

Person Specification 

  • Physically and medically able to carry out duties and responsibilities with or without assistive aids
  • Ability to organise and prioritise workload and work under pressure
  • Energetic, passionate and proactive attitude
  • Awareness of COSHH and CQC regulations