We are looking for a Chef Assistant to join our team at our care home. The Home is part of TLC Care who pride themselves in not only delivering the highest standards of care, but promoting the choices and individual needs of our elderly residents, making the Home a happy environment for residents and team members alike.
The role of the Kitchen Assistant is to:
Assist in the preparation, cooking and serving of meals and drinks.
To prepare vegetables and beverages for residents as required by the Chef Manager
To prepare food trolleys for the meals
To provide assistance with plating meals when required.
To assist with the preparation of puree food.
Ensure high standards of cleanliness and hygiene
The role of the Cook is to:
Produce resident meals when the Head Chef is absent
Ensure residents daily nutritional needs are met
Why join the team at TLC Care?
TLC Care's values of Truth, Love and Compassion are embedded in everything we do. Our people are our core asset and we work hard to engage with team members and maintain our homes as preferred places of work. We look for team members who share our values and are passionate about their work and can deliver excellent standards.
Benefits of joining TLC Care
• Competitive rates of pay
• Pension Scheme
• Excellent working environment
• Clear development plans – opportunities for career progression
• Our own Learning Academy including development programmes and clinical training
• Support from a highly qualified management team
• Free Uniform
• Free meals
• Discounts at 2000 high street retailers
• Discounted gym membership
• Discounted Health Cash Plans
• 28 days holiday per year
Basic Food Hygiene Certificate preferable
Experience of working in a kitchen
Good communincation skills
Genuine interest of working within a care environment