This Vacancy has closed.
  • Employer: Halton Borough Council
  • Reference: SP/19/110269
  • Published: Tue 24/09/2019, 14:15 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 13/10/2019, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time, Evenings, Weekends
  • Hours: 28 hours per week
  • Salary: £18,795- £19,171 (£14,223 - £14,507 pro rata)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Halton Borough Council, Widnes, Cheshire

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The service provides long term support to our residents and their families providing exceptional care and support to our service users. A person centered approach is taken to ensure privacy, dignity and choice for our services users.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed person who will have a sensitive approach to the needs of the residents and who will work closely with the existing staff to ensure that high standards of food provision are maintained.

The position involves the planning, purchasing and preparation of nutritionally balanced and appetising meals for the children and staff. You will also be required to serve the meals and clear away and ensure that the kitchen facilities are maintained to a high standard of cleanliness to meets the requirements of the food hygiene guidelines.

Both of these roles are on a permanent, part time basis for 28 hours a week.

You will ideally have a Food Safety level 2 certificate or above, and/or a relevant catering qualification. You will have experience of working in a commercial/residential kitchen. You will plan, prepare and cook to meet multiple dietary requirements and provisions.

You will be responsible for Health & Safety/Food Safety and hygiene in the kitchen. You will undertake inventory control, rota's and supervise staff when appropriate.

In return for your commitment you will receive:

Competitive Salary

A full training and development package. You will be actively supported and encouraged to build on your skills and knowledge.

Generous annual leave entitlement

Access to a generous pension scheme (Local Government Pension Scheme, administered by Cheshire Pension Fund). For full details, see

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Drop in at our open day for a chat about roles with people who are doing the job. We’ll also be able to advise and guide you with your application and answer any questions you might have.

Kingsway Lesuire Centre – 26..9.19 - 10am-2pm 

Kingsway Lesuire Centre – 3.10.19 -  10am-2pm

For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Lynne Moss Registered Manager on 0151 511 7504 or Sarah Foy, Principal Manager 0151 511 8082.

Interviews to be held on 21st, 22nd, 23rd October 2019 .