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Home Name Yaxley House
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  • Salary:

    £9.00 per hour
  • Job Location:

    Yaxley, Eye, Suffolk


A new career for the NEW YEAR!

Kingsley Healthcare is a family owned national care home operator rated as one of the top 20 large groups by  We are one of the fastest growing healthcare companies in the sector.


We’re looking for a dedicated, warm-hearted Cook to work at Yaxley House Residential Home in Yaxley, Eye (Suffolk).

The Cook position is offering 16 hours per week, working 8.00am-4.00pm shifts with alt weekends, at a pay rate up to £9.00 per hour (subject to experience).


Within this role you will plan and provide nutritious meals to all residents on a daily basis, ensuring food purchased is fresh and within budget. You will direct and supervise all Kitchen staff and ensure that they are aware of their responsibilities with regards to food hygiene and preparation, and Health and Safety requirements. You will ensure that a good standard of hygiene and cleanliness is maintained throughout the kitchen, to meet the required standards of practice prescribed by Environmental Health Agencies.

Criteria / Person Specification

The ideal candidate for this role will have:

  • Previous catering experience within a commercial or business setting
  • Food Hygiene Certified – Level 2 as a minimum. Willing to work towards Intermediate Food Hygiene qualifications
  • First Aid Certificate
  • NVQ Level 2/3 in Food Preparation/Catering
  • An ability to lead and manage a team of kitchen staff


At Kingsley Healthcare we provide a variety of competitive benefits, including:
- Excellent rates of pay
- Enhanced rates for bank holidays
- Paid breaks
- Uniform provided
- Costs for an enhanced DBS

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Job Deadline: 22/02/2019


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