Kitchen Assistant


Kitchen Assistant required

Harborne Lane is a family run care home provider. We are committed to delivering the highest standards of person centred care to older people in our home.

The key responsibilities of our Kitchen Porters include:

*Maintain and improve professional knowledge and competence

*Report to the Head Chef

*Attend mandatory training days/courses, on or off site, as and when required

*Ensure statutory Health and Safety standards in the kitchen and dining areas

*Ensure all crockery and equipment is cleaned and stored appropriately, and that the overall cleaning of the kitchen area (and, where appropriate, the dining areas) is carried out effectively

*Promote safe working practice in the Care Centre

*Adhere to all Company policies and procedures within the defined timescales.

* Ensure all equipment is cleanand well maintained

*Carry out any other tasks that may be reasonably assigned to you

Skills Required:

*Good Communication Skills

*Ability to work on own initiative

*Ability to maintain high levels of hygiene within the workplace

*Experience of food preparation

*Good interpersonal skills

When joining Harborne Lane as a Health Care Assistant, we will offer you: 

  • 5.6 weeks annual holiday per annum (including public holidays)
  • Career development pathways and formal training opportunities
  • Free uniform
  • Pension scheme
  • Great working environment

To build upon our improvements and success, we rely on our passionate and dedicated staff at all levels. We are currently seeking enthusiastic team player to join us as a Kitchen Porter. Harborne Lane delivers compassionate residential, EOL, acquired brain injury, dementia and respite care in a high quality and lively environment.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults. This post will require and DBS Disclosure.

Job Type: Permanent Contract 24 – 48 hours weekly

Salary: £7.95 – £8.25 per hr

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