Job Role: Cook / Kitchen Assistant

Date Posted: 10 Jul 2017

Job Location: Rugby, Warwickshire

Salary: £8.50 per hour*

Hours: Full Time

Contact Name: Jack Perry

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Thurlaston Meadows Care Home is set in the small village of Thurlaston Nr Dunchurch Rugby. We take pride in providing first class nursing care to our residents, and an important part of this care is the meals that are provided to our resident's.

We are looking for someone that is enthusiastic and passionate about cooking as well as someone that can bring new idea's for meals to provide to our residents.


  • To assist the Head Chef to provide, manage and develop a high-quality catering service to residents, guests, staff and visitors to the home. To operate a safe, professional and cost effective catering service within the company operational standards and complying with all statutory requirements.
  • To provide a menu plan that is nutritious, wholesome and provides a well-balanced diet for all residents in consultation with residents, relatives and nursing staff.
  • To cater for specialised dietary requirements, ie vegetarian, diabetic, reducing, liquidised & soft etc
  • To assist the Head Chef in the ordering and stock control of all foods, drinks and catering equipment, including cleaning products used in the kitchen and the home in a cost effective way using nominated and approved suppliers and to negotiate the best value.
  • To assist the Head Chef to recruit suitable kitchen staff and provide training for them to ensure the efficient running of a catering service which runs seven days a week.


  • Workplace Pension
  • Free meals provided*
  • Free Uniforms provided
  • Free training provided

* Terms and Conditions Apply