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£10.09 per hour
Valorum Care


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Cook to lead our kitchen team at Valorum Care, James Burns House in Bournemouth BH8..

You will be situated in one of our beautiful residential homes where we care for our Physically Disabled customers. A huge part of this is making sure the meals are varied, healthy and fun.

We are offering 21 hours per week, working 3 shifts.

Your main responsibilities will be to:

  • Budget for and design a variety of meals including breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Liaise with the Catering Supervisor if required
  • Deal directly with suppliers in order to get the best possible, seasonal produce
  • Actively seek out feedback from the customers and staff in order to get the best product possible
  • Work closely with your team to make sure food is delivered in a timely fashion and the kitchen cleanliness and food hygiene is always maintained
  • Work on and helping to design a flexible rota to ensure all meals are catered for

To be considered for this amazing position we would like you to:

  • Have a recognised catering qualification, or commitment to work towards one
  • Have level 3 food hygiene certificate (and additional HACCP accreditation) or have level 4 food hygiene certificate
  • Have basic literacy and numeracy
  • Have experience of working in a kitchen environment

At Valorum Care we are committed to improving the standards of our care in every way possible. We will offer the successful candidate the opportunity to gain NVQ level qualifications in Catering amongst other qualifications.

This is an outstanding opportunity to join a fast growing, exciting business, improve your own experience and make sure you are in an industry that makes a real difference to peoples lives.

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/90508028