Cook/Housekeeper – Abbeyfield House, Horsham, West Sussex

Closing date: 31/07/2017

Location: 21 Hurst Road Horsham RH12 2DS

Salary - £8.45 per hour – 16 hours per week

Friday & Saturday 10am-6pm

Abbeyfield are looking to recruit a Cook/Housekeeper for their House in Horsham offering supported living for older people.

Responsible to the House Manager, your main responsibilities will be to ensure that all aspects of the house are run smoothly and effectively, and to ensure that freshly prepared home cooked meals are provided twice a day for the residents in the service. You will ensure all residents are made to feel welcome and encourage their independence, so that they can remain involved in the community and social activities that suit their needs. As the Housekeeper, you will also be responsible for catering, staff management & housekeeping. 

You must demonstrate a strong commitment to the support of older people.

To be considered for this position you will ideally have experience of working in a similar role and be able to demonstrate an understanding of the needs of older people. You will have good organisational and problem solving skills, and you must be a competent cook and be able to work on your own initiative. You must be able to supervise a team.

Subject to DBS and references

For more information about this exciting opportunity, Please apply directly with your CV to j.thompson@abbeyfield.com