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Location: KILMARNOCK, AYRSHIRE Salary: 9.5 - 11.5 GBP Per Hour
Sector: Hospitality & Leisure Job Type: Temporary
Shift Type: N/A Applications: 1
Posted: 10 months ago Reference: 3138918
Are you an experienced chef or cook?

Are you immediately available?

Would you like to work within a care environment?

Temporary to Permanent Cook Position Available - North Ayrshire

REED Hospitality are looking to recruit for an experienced cook for one of our care home clients in North Ayrshire. This position is initially being offered on a temporary basis, but there will be an opportunity for a permanent contract for the right candidate. Shifts will be from 7.30am - 5.30pm 5 days over 7, approx 40 hours per week and you will receive between £11.00 and £11.50 per hour plus holiday pay.

To be considered for this role, we are really looking for someone who has is able to cook to a high standard but also has exceptional customer service skills. Working with elderly and vulnerable people, it's important you are able to form relationships with the residents and discuss their preferences in order to provide the best service possible. You will also be friendly and welcoming, have great time management skills and be able to work on your own and as part of a small team.

In the kitchen, you will be supported by a team of 3 who really pull their weight and take ownership.

This is a care home who really prides itself on the level of services it provides to its' residents, and as such, your role will not just stop at preparing 3 meals. There is a coffee shop on site which you will be responsible for, and often birthday parties, anniversaries etc for the residents and other events are also held here such as a bistro night , Christmas lunches. As part of the activities available to residents, you would also run a small "cook school" as and when required for a small group of residents where you might bake cakes or prepare a soup together.

This is a care home with very low turnover which demonstrates the high quality working envirnoment and how all staff members are valued. If you are looking for your next career move then there couldn't be a better time to join!

Sound good? Apply today to get started!!

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