Job Ref: TLC1198
Branch: Cambridge Manor Care Home
Location: Cambridge Manor Care Home , Cambridge
Salary/Benefits: Competitive Salary – Depending on Experience
Contract type: Permanent
Hours: Full Time
Hours per week: 40
Posted date: 30/12/2021
Closing date: 10/02/2022
We are looking for a Kitchen Assistant to join our team at our care home. The Home is part of TLC Care who pride themselves in not only delivering the highest standards of care, but promoting the choices and individual needs of our elderly residents, making the Home a happy environment for residents and team members alike.
The role of the Kitchen Assistant is to:
Assist in the preparation, cooking and serving of meals and drinks.
To prepare vegetables and beverages for residents as required by the Chef Manager
To prepare food trolleys for the meals
To provide assistance with plating meals when required.
To assist with the preparation of puree food.
Ensure high standards of cleanliness and hygiene
Why join the team at TLC Care? TLC Care’s, values of Truth, Love and Compassion are embedded in everything we do. Our people are our core asset and we work hard to engage with team members and maintain our homes as preferred places of work. We look for team members who share our values and Carers who are passionate about their work and can deliver an excellent resident experience.
Why should you work for TLC Care?
An IIP Platinum organisation with outstanding people practices and support including engagement champions and Mental Health First Aiders.
A culture of family values where are values of Truth, Love and Compassion are embedded in all that we do.
Home level engagement sessions delivered by our Support Office Team.
Dedicated career plans and pathways
Incentivised Pay Schemes
28 days holiday (inc bank holiday)
Outstanding learning and development through our TLC Academy including QCF Diplomas at levels 2, 3, 4 and 5.
Support from a home leadership team who are trained to provided person centred leadership.
Discounts in 2000 high street and online retailers including gym membership.
Refer a Friend Incentive Scheme
Internal and External Awards
Discounted Health Cash Plans
Please note candidates will be required to have had both doses of the Covid 19 vaccine.
Basic Food Hygiene Certificate preferable
Experience of working in a kitchen
Good communincation skills
Genuine interest of working within a care environment
At TLC Care our values of Truth, Love and Compassion are the heart of all that we do and we are committed to ensuring that all of our people receive support, development and encouragement through every stage of their journey with TLC. As a TLC team member you will receive exceptional training and development, career progression, a wide range of benefits and an opportunity to make a difference to the lives of our residents.
We are a TLC family of seven care and nursing homes across London, Surrey, Hertfordshire and Cambridge providing exceptional care in our beautiful modern purpose-built homes which oﬀer immaculate hotel- style facilities, in-house training areas and top-class activities. We work as one team demonstrating belief, energy and pride in all that we do, enabling us to achieve our purpose of providing outstanding care to all of our residents.
We believe that the way we care for our residents, relatives and team members reinforces the positives of lives; that people are good, they can be trusted, they care about you, the future is bright and every day brings something new and interesting.