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Title:  Bank General Assistant - Catering

Location: 

Exning, East Anglia, GB, CB8 7PF

Department:  Care (Catering and Hospitality Staff)
Operation:  Sanctuary Retirement Living
Requisition Number:  129548

Bank General Assistant - Catering

 

Exning Court, Exning

 

£9.00 to £9.28 per hour (dependent on qualifications)

 

Hours as and when required – Shift pattern 10am - 2pm

 

 

Do you need flexibility in the days you work? Our bank roles (sometimes referred to as “relief roles” in other companies) mean that you will be able to choose from available shifts and have the benefits of a consistent workplace combined with opportunity to build positive relationships with the individuals we support. However you aren’t guaranteed shifts every week as hours are worked as and when required.

 

We are seeking an enthusiastic and committed Bank General Assistant – Catering to assist with meal preparation and help serve meals. Situated in the leafy rural village of Exning, near Newmarket, our in-house Taste restaurant is open to residents seven days a week for lunch, as well as offering an afternoon tea delivery service.

 

Read more about Exning Court here

 

The role of Bank General Assistant - Catering will include:

  • Undertaking general duties as assigned, such as maintaining the cleanliness of all communal areas and the kitchen
  • Maintaining stock levels, restocking as required and ensuring equipment is used in line with guidance notes
  • Identifying and reporting potential faults and hazards on site, to maintain a safe environment
  • Ensuring residents’ privacy and dignity are maintained and respected at all times

 

Skills and experiences:

  • Working knowledge and experience of undertaking general catering duties
  • Some experience of working in a domestic environment
  • Level 2 diploma in housekeeping or catering is desirable
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a friendly, open manner are essential for success in this role

 

Why work for Sanctuary Retirement Living?

Sanctuary Retirement Living services provide comfort, independence and peace of mind. Residents live independently, safe in the knowledge that support is available in their home should they need it. Spacious apartments with on-site communal facilities create an environment where residents can enjoy healthy, active and independent lifestyles in their later years.

 

Ready to join Sanctuary Retirement Living?

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary Retirement Living a great place to work, we offer you access to a range of great employee benefits and the opportunity to develop and progress within your career. Benefits include:

  • Health and well-being plans
  • A variety of online discounts and rewards from major retailers
  • A wide range of learning and development opportunities

 

We are proud to support the Department of Health and Social Care’s #everydayisdifferent campaign to encourage more people to apply to work in adult social care. If you’re considering a caring career, we have many rewarding roles at Sanctuary Retirement Living. For more information on the campaign click here

 

Read the full job profile here

 

Closing Date: 28 September 2021

 

We reserve the right depending on application numbers to close or extend the closing dates for positions; we would therefore recommend an early application.

 

For an insight into what it’s like to work for Sanctuary Retirement Living, visit our website, take a look at our Facebook page or search #LifeatSanctuary

Building Equality and Diversity

Sanctuary Group encourages and welcomes applications from people from diverse backgrounds to support our commitment to offering an inclusive environment for our employees and customers.
We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent unlawful working.
An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be necessary in the event of a successful application which we will pay for.
Sanctuary Retirement Living is a trading name of Sanctuary Housing Association, an exempt charity.

 


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