Cook

Longley Park View, Sheffield

Cook
Longley Park View, Sheffield: S5 7JZ
Hours: 
30
Hourly Rate: £8.94 per hour

Health and Social care workers are now classed as "key workers" so this role will allow your children a place in school or nursery to help with your childcare whilst at work.

About the Home

Service users at Longley Park View are cared for in one of four units depending on their unique needs. With 59 beds across four units, each has a choice of two lounges and a spacious dining room. Service users can decorate their bedrooms to suit personal tastes and there are TV points in all rooms. Every bedroom has an accessible ensuite toilet.

At Longley Park View, we build our care and activity plans around individuals, supporting, nurturing and encouraging them to live happy, fulfilled lives. We embrace the person centred care philosophy with individualised care needs.

As a cook, we would expect that you will be:

  • Preparing, cooking and serving food
  • Ensuring that food is presented well and looks appetising
  • Ensuring that food is stored according to food hygiene legislation
  • Minimising waste levels and disposing of food in an appropriate manner
  • Carrying out food and fridge temperature checks, and recording as necessary
  • A team player, able to work as part of a team whilst also having the ability to work on your own initiative
  • Interacting with our service users on a daily basis
  • Obtaining feedback on food, reporting any compliments, comments or complaints

We'd also expect that you will hold a food hygiene certificate to at least level 3 (intermediate) or be working towards it and have a good understanding of your role in the prevention and control of infection, and promoting good health and safety practices.

Working for Exemplar, you can expect:

  • Career progression
  • A challenging and rewarding working environment
  • Exemplar rewards - online shopping, discounts and vouchers
  • Job satisfaction
  • 5.6 weeks holiday.
  • Exemplar rewards – retail discounts and vouchers.
  • Employee assistance program – 24 hour helpline.
  • Pension plan.
  • Free car parking.
  • Free uniform.
  • Comprehensive 2 day induction program.
  • Opportunity to progress and complete NVQ qualifications.
  • Refer a friend scheme - Up to £1,500

Exemplar Values
Our Values express what it is like to work in our organisation and our colleagues should make these a part of everything we do:

  • Fun
  • Integrity
  • Responsive
  • Success
  • Teamwork

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Colleague Stories

“Every day I learn something new from my colleagues and service users which inspires me to be a better practitioner and a better person.”

Alexandra Ferone, Acting Clinical Nurse Manager

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Rewarding your dedication

Whether it’s RCNi membership or NMC Pin payment for nurses, or lifestyle and retail discounts for everyone, we’re always thinking about new ways of saying ‘thank you’ for being part of our team.

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*Pro-rated for part-time colleagues and subject to qualifying conditions.

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