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Cook/Kitchen Assistant - Intensive Housing
  • Employer: Newark & Sherwood District Council
  • Reference: NSDC/22/178694
  • Published: Wed 12/01/2022, 16:40 PM
  • Closing on: Wed 09/02/2022, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time, Weekends
  • Hours: 20.00 hours per week, Annualised Hours
  • Salary: £9.81 Per Hour - Pay Award Pending
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Broadleaves, Boughton, Nottinghamshire, Nottinghamshire

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Cook/Kitchen Assistant - Intensive Housing


Cook/Kitchen Assistant – Intensive Housing

Starting Salary £9.81 per hour, pay award pending

Annualised hours working typically 9.00am – 2.00pm, four days on and four days off (20 hours per week)

Extra hours will need to be worked to provide cover

Newark and Sherwood District Council is passionate about providing high quality, customer focused housing services to local people, putting tenants’ needs at the heart of everything, enabling local tenants, leaseholders and residents to live in a Cleaner, Safer, Greener environment.

As an employer, we can offer enrolment in to a generous local government pension scheme, a generous annual leave entitlement that increases with service and discounted gym membership. In addition to this, you will be working with a dedicated and compassionate team who are passionate about making a real difference in the lives of our tenants.

We are currently recruiting for a Cook/Kitchen Assistant to work with us at Broadleaves, our exciting new ‘housing with care scheme’ in Boughton offering 40 homes for the over 60’s.

In the role of Cook/Kitchen Assistant, you will work alongside our intensive housing staff as well as carers. You will responsible for preparing a two-course nutritious and tasty midday meal for our residents and ensuring the kitchen and dining room are operated in an efficient manner and in accordance with all current legislation and guidelines concerning the preparation and handling of food. You will maintain high cleaning standards in the kitchen.

Previous professional employment as a cook is essential and you must hold a Food Hygiene Certificate.

If you are caring and compassionate, want to make a difference to the lives of vulnerable adults and have experience of working in a kitchen please get in touch.

For an informal chat about the role please contact Nina Smith, Domestic Services Supervisor on 07973 326647.

To apply for this post, please send your CV to Human Resources at Newark and Sherwood District Council via:

Closing Date: 12noon Wednesday 9th February 2022

Interviews:  To be confirmed

Veterans/family of forces/ex-forces, those in care/care leavers, and candidates who declare a disability (as defined under the Equality Act 2010) will be guaranteed an interview provided they have demonstrated that they meet the essential criteria of the post as detailed in the Person Specification on their application form.