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Title:  Cook


Tranent, Scotland, GB, EH34 5DJ

Department:  Care (Catering and Hospitality Staff)
Operation:  Sanctuary Care
Requisition Number:  42431

At Sanctuary Care we believe in providing high quality care homes where people are looked after with the utmost dignity and respect. Our strength lies in the quality of our people and we employ those who will share our mission statement ‘Keeping kindness at the heart of our care’.

Assistant Chef


Tyneholm Stables Care Home, Tyneholm Estate, Pencaitland, East Lothian


£8.31 per hour


16 hours per week


When you join Sanctuary Care, you will be part of something special – we are an innovative organisation, with ambitious growth plans. At Tyneholm Stables Care Home we put people at the heart of everything we do and that includes our staff. We invest heavily in your training, promote a strong teamwork ethic and make sure that you have the support and resources you need to reach your potential. Our strength lies in the quality of our people and we employ those who share our value of keeping kindness at the heart of our care.


We are looking for an Assistant Chef who will work alongside the Chef Manager, to prepare a varied set of quality menus for our residents. You will promote and monitor food hygiene and safety standards, carry out risk assessments and clean the kitchen to a high standard. 


Tyneholm Stables Care Home provides dementia, palliative, nursing and physical disability care for older people. We offer a range of facilities and services to ensure that both the people we support and their families feel content and comfortable. Our staff provide the highest standard of care in a home-from-home environment where we focus on improving the health and wellbeing of every individual we support. Click here for more information about the home.


You will have daily interaction with tenants, visitors and colleagues; therefore we are looking for someone who is friendly, approachable and passionate. 


Experience of working within a catering environment and a valid food hygiene certificate is required.


Benefits include:


  • 28 days annual leave inc BH (pro rata)
  • Eye Care Vouchers
  • Retail Discount Scheme
  • Cost of DBS Check
  • On-going Training & Development
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)


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If you require further assistance please contact the home on 01875 340823 and quote Ref: 42431


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Closing date: 08 March 2019


We reserve the right to withdraw this advertisement at any time depending on application volumes; therefore an early submission of application is encouraged.


Building Equality and Diversity
We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent illegal working.
An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be necessary in the event of a successful application which we will pay for.
Sanctuary Care Limited is a subsidiary of Sanctuary Housing Association, an exempt charity.

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