Kitchen Technician
Riverhead Hall, Yorkshire, YO25 6NU

Contract Type: Part Time
Salary: £7.58-£7.95
Closing Date: 20/10/17
Reference: RH008


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Purpose of role:

Reporting to the Home Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring that all residents are served with healthy and nutritious balanced meals and all health and safety requirements are adhered to.

Key responsibilities:

• To prepare basic condiment sauces.
• Basic breakfast preparation and preparation of occasional home baking (cakes and sandwiches etc).
• To fill in necessary legal paperwork when required, i.e. cleaning schedules, temperatures and health and safety paperwork.
• Stock control and prepare food orders.
• To wash all dirty cooking utensils, crockery, pots and pans using correct machinery and detergents and also to wash up by hand when necessary.

Essential skills/experience:

• Work well and "get stuck in" with the team.
• Excellent communication skills.
• Demonstrate determination and resilience.
• A positive "can do" attitude.
• Ability to organise a busy kitchen.
• Flexible to cover shifts when required - our homes operate 7 days per week, 365 days per year.

This post is subject to suitable references and a full enhanced disclosure will be required (employer will meet cost). If the applicant is subscribed to the update service for DBS disclosures, existing disclosures can be used.

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