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Craigmair Interim Care Home, 1 Larch Grove, Craigshill
£19,671 - £20,234 per year pro rata
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Part Time
16 hours per week

Job Description

16 hrs per week, salary pro rata

The closing date for this post is provisionally set at 29 May 2022.  West Lothian Council reserve the right to close this post early depending on applicant response levels

We are keen to employ a diverse workforce that reflects the people of Scotland. We welcome applications from all backgrounds and particularly from groups currently under-represented, including people with disabilities, those from minority ethnic communities or from socio-economically disadvantaged backgrounds

You will be responsible for the day to day preparation of meals, snacks and any form of food preparation required to meet the needs of the residents within the care home and those attending day care.

In the absence of the cook, you will be in charge of the day to day running of the kitchen. In addition to food preparation this will include such areas as stock management and rotation, cleanliness of the kitchen, knowledge and understanding of food safety legislation.

You will also be required to oversee and direct kitchen assistants in their job role.

Elementary Food Hygiene Certificate is essential with a willingness to undertake further training. Previous experience in kitchen is also essential.

This post is considered Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check prior to a formal offer of employment being made by West Lothian Council.