At Sanctuary Care we believe in providing high quality care homes where people are looked after with the utmost dignity and respect. Our strength lies in the quality of our people and we employ those who will share our mission statement ‘Keeping kindness at the heart of our care’.
WESTMEAD RESIDENTIAL CARE HOME, TAVISTOCK ROAD, WESTMINSTER, LONDON, W11 1BA
£7.50 TO £7.70 PER HOUR (DEPENDENT ON QUALIFICATIONS)
34 HOURS PER WEEK
We are delighted that Westmead, Westminster has joined Sanctuary Care’s portfolio of 69 care homes in 2015. Sanctuary Care is part of Sanctuary Group, a leading national housing and care provider. Westmead Care Home is a 42 bedded home providing residential care to older people.
We now have an exciting opportunity for a Catering Assistant to join our team. Meal times are always sociable, interactive occasions for our residents and our passionate staff encourages this atmosphere. It is essential that our catering teams provide meals of the highest quality that are enjoyed by all.
Excellent food and great service play a key part in our resident’s day – with varying dietary needs your communication skills are a key requirement in this role. Primary duties will include basic food preparation, presenting meals to a high standard and serving meals to our residents, all performed while adhering to relevant food hygiene legislation. An understanding of safe food storage/cleaning practices is essential to succeed in this varied yet rewarding role.
You will work with a team of like-minded individuals, all with a desire to ensure that our residents are comfortable within the home. What is important to us is that you are a caring, enthusiastic and self-motivated individual who understands the importance of respect and dignity at all times.
Previous catering experience is desirable as is a food hygiene certificate but support and training is provided. An approachable, reliable and compassionate attitude however is essential.
In return we offer you a competitive salary, full training and development opportunities, discount schemes and a contributory pension, as well as 28 days holiday (pro rata) including bank holidays. The full time equivalent for this role is 36 hours per week.
Isn’t it time you joined us?
If you require further assistance please contact the Home on 0203 826 5505 or e-mail [Click here to apply]
and quote Ref: 11512
Closing date: 07 November 2016
We reserve the right to withdraw this advertisement at any time depending on applications; therefore an early submission of application is encouraged