Cook – Buxton Lodge – Caterham on the hill – Surrey – Part time

Cook – Buxton Lodge – Caterham on the hill – Surrey – Part time
Buxton Lodge
Part time

We are seeking a professional and energetic Cook to join our team. This role involves planning and presenting high quality meals for residents living at Buxton Lodge Care Home, which is based in Caterham on the hill in Surrey.

For this role we are offering:

  • Competitive pay
  • Part time – 20 hours on offer, (including weekend work)
  • Ongoing support with training and development
  • 28 days annual leave including bank holidays (pro rata for part time hours)
  • Uniform provided

Role Responsibilities:

  • To prepare high quality meals in accordance with the dietary requirements of our residents
  • To ensure a high level of service for all meal times, ensuring prompt delivery of food to table
  • To maintain the standard of health and hygiene as instructed by the Head Chef
  • To complete all documentation relating to HACCP.
  • To report any defects of any kitchen equipment to the Home Manager.
  • To ensure good quality of food at all times, ensuring portions are maintained
  • Assist the Head Chef with four weekly menu planning.
  • To carry out all general duties and responsibilities in the absence of the Head Chef.
  • To support and monitor the progress of assistants and inform the Head Chef accordingly of any training required
  • To carry out any reasonable duties requested by senior staff that will aid and assist the smooth running of the home.

Why join us?

Buxton Lodge Care Home has been rated 9.6 on, the home cares for up to 44 older people who require residential or nursing care, or who are living with dementia.

If you have experience and have a passion for cooking we would love to hear from you.¬


For more information, or to apply, please complete the form below. We look forward to hearing from you!