General Assistant (Kitchen), Shandford in Budleigh Salterton

Closing date: 22/07/2019

Location: 31 Station Road, Budleigh Salterton, Devon, EX9 6RS

Salary:  £9.00 per hour

Hours:  Part time, 19.5 hours a week

Abbeyfield’s Mission is to enhance the quality of life for older people. We aim to provide a home with high quality accommodation and a stimulating environment to maintain a socially active community that will directly benefit the mind, body and soul. Our values are to be caring, open, honest and respectful.

We are a warm, friendly, family orientated care home for 26 residents, with varying levels of need.  We are proud of the close working relationship we have with them all, their families and with other working professionals involved in their care.  We work in the belief that Shandford really is their own home, and we are proud to work alongside them.

As a Kitchen Assistant you will be working with our Chef. We are a residential home with people with all levels of need, and we aim to cater for them all to the best of our ability at all times.

In this role you will need to have a desire to work with older people and make a difference to their quality of life.  Have the ability to communicate with residents, relatives and other members of staff.  You will also need good written and oral skills and will be expected to complete training sessions within house.

You will be asked to serve meals to the residents and help clear tables after their meal. You will also need to manage the cleaning procedures and schedules for the kitchen in accordance with Environmental Health standards and those expected by the Chef.

To apply for this role, please send your CV to Debbie by email: or if you have any questions please contact Debbie on 01395 443326.

Closing date for applications:  22 July 2019.

This post is subject to a DBS check.