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Cook in Weymouth at Agincare

Date Posted: 11/19/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Part-Time
  • Location:
    Weymouth
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/19/2020

Job Description

Job Title: Cook

Reference Number: 010143

Area: Weymouth / Region: Dorset

Basic Salary: £8.75

Bonus: Excellent Benefits                                      


Job Description

In 2019 we were recognised by Indeed as the #1 care provider in the UK to work for and #3 overall for privately owned companies.

You can earn £8.75 per hour as a part time Cook working at Agincourt Care Home in Weymouth

A variety of shift patterns available:

  • Part-time role (12 hours per week)
  • Full-time career 

What we offer our Cooks:

  • Fully funded professional development
  • Have a voice to share your ideas to improve and develop the service
  • Free DBS
  • Contracted Hours
  • Excellent career progression

Cooks will also benefit from the following exciting offers:

  • National Health Discount Scheme (up to 60% off high street names)
  • Blue Light discount package (superb discounts on travel, leisure, entertainment and more)
  • EAP - Employee Assistance Program (offering support for employees and their families)
  • Internal competitions to wins prizes such as vouchers, holidays, extra annual leave

You’ll also have the opportunity to join our Care Training Programme, a 12-15-month course where you’ll gain qualifications in care which are equal to 7 GCSE’s! If you don’t have a GCSE in Maths or English, you’ll also gain these too.

Role & Responsibilities of a Cook at Agincourt

To manage the preparation and the delivery of all meals within the Home, prepare varied menus in association with the manager and feedback from residents ensuring that any special dietary requirements are catered for.

To ensure that meals are presented and prepared to an excellent standard and quality. To create and maintain cooking and cleaning regimes for all areas of the kitchen in line with the Health and Safety and Company guidelines to ensure safe working practice within the home.

 

 

Job Requirements

What an excellent Cook looks like

You must have:

  • Experience in a similar role 
  • Ability to work flexibly
  • Knowledge of budgetary control
  • Demonstrate ability to be a team player
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety regulations

About Us

  • Family business that has been providing reliable and professional care since 1986
  • One of the largest care groups in England with over 3500 staff
  • 90% of our customers rate us as excellent or great