- Full Time
Salary: £8.75 per hour
Hours: 6 hours per week.
Want the chance to use your knowledge and skills in the kitchen to provide home cooked Sunday lunch for approximately 20 young people?
Want to join a pioneering charity that makes a real difference to children and young people with learning disabilities?
If so, we would love to hear from you!
With over 20 years of success, Lifeworks provides a wide range of programmes and services to support children and young people with learning disabilities. We are a well-respected and innovative Devon based charity where learning disabled children and young people’s best outcomes are at the heart of everything we do.
We currently have a vacancy for a Sunday Cook at Robins, our Residential & Respite Home in Dartington for children and young people with learning disabilities.
You will play a key role in providing a high quality kitchen service with the preparation of home cooked, nutritious meals on a Sunday for the residents. You will need to hold a recognised catering qualification (i.e. City & Guilds 706/2), have a Level 2 NVQ Food Safety Qualification and Level 2 NVQ Food Preparation. Experience of working in a kitchen is essential and knowledge of soft diets would be an advantage.
We are a well-established charity that provides an excellent range of staff benefits including 28 days’ annual leave (pro rata), a company pension scheme, childcare vouchers, staff discount scheme, ongoing training and supervision, continuing professional development and support as well as an extensive induction on commencement of employment. Lifeworks are also accredited Disability Confident Employers.
Robins is rated as Good by OFSTED and we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Therefore, we expect all staff to share this commitment. For this post, pre-employment checks will be carried out, references will be sought and successful candidates will need to undertake an enhanced DBS check.
Closing date: Saturday 16th February 2019
Interview dates to be confirmed
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