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2018-03-23 Care Homes Job Title: Chef
Job Setting: Care Home / Nursing Home
Job Role: Cook / Chef
Date Posted: 21 Feb 2018
Job Location: Mitcheldean , Gloucestershire
Company: Townsend House
Salary: £9.03 - £10.03 per hour
Hours: Full Time
Contact Name: OSJCT Recruiter
Nutrition is an important element of the care package that we provide. You will be actively involved in the nutritional needs of the Residents and ensure that a high quality dining experience is received by everyone. You will accommodate and respect the individual needs of Residents in line with both their care plans and personal preferences. You will get to know the residents and build relationships with them along with their families.
This position is an integral member of the team within the Home. It is important that you a person centred individual who is able to motivate, lead and supervise your kitchen team to ensure that they also delivering food in a person centred way that meets with the needs and wishes of the residents within the home. The kitchen should be the main hub of the home and different smells and flavours should be experienced by everyone in the home.
You will need to work with the Manager in ensuring that the food delivered is of the greatest presentation, flavour and also meets the nutritional needs of those within the home. You will need to be innovative, enthusiastic, friendly and outgoing, willing to come out and meet the residents, receive feedback, and think outside of the box. You will need to be willing to be involved with events at the home with the support of the activities team and also be involved in reviewing dietary needs with the care leaders.