Kitchen Assistant, Gosforth

Closing date: 16/08/2019

Location: Wasdale Road, Seascale, , Gosforth, Cumbria

Salary is £9.15 per hour, working 12 hours per week.

Closing date for the role is 16th August 2019.  Role is subject to DBS check

You will ensure a consistently high standard of kitchen cleanliness and food preparation and be aware of the residents dietary requirements and hydration needs.  You will also ensure that all aspects of the regulatory framework are met within the scope of this role as directed, including the Health and Social Care Act 2008. 

    • To manage the cleaning procedures and schedules for the kitchen in accordance with Environmental Health standards and those expected by the Cook.
    • To undertake basic food and drink preparation as directed by the Cook.
    • To take heated food trolleys to relevant dining areas ready for care staff to serve as directed by the Cook.
    • To be responsible for the daily use of catering equipment and reporting any defects to the Cook/Home Manager/Maintenance person.
    • To ensure the correct use of all equipment and products in line with COSHH requirements.
    • To ensure all deliveries received are correctly placed into fridge / freezers or store areas.
    • To keep the kitchen and store areas in a clean and hygienic condition.
    • Ensure all food related activities comply with food safety regulations and the completion of all relevant records in relation to food safety as directed.

To Apply

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