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Bank Catering Roles (Residential Home for Older People) - Surrey
  • Employer: Surrey County Council
  • Reference: SCC/19/100184
  • Published: Thu 06/06/2019, 9:25 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 30/08/2019, 9:26 AM
  • Working Pattern: Evenings, Flexible Hours, Full Time, Nights, Part Time, Weekends
  • Hours: 0 hours hours per week
  • Salary: £8.99 to £12.96 per hour (plus leave allowance)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Surrey

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Bank Catering Roles (Residential Home for Older People) - Surrey

£8.99 to £12.96 per hour (plus leave allowance) depending on the role. The services operate 7 days a week, 24 hours a day, including bank holidays, evenings, weekends and nights.

We have the following roles for a Catering assistant, a Deputy Chef Manager and a Chef Manager at each of the following residential homes:

  • Birchlands, Barley Mow Road, Englefield Green, TW20 0NP
  • Chalkmead, Deans Road, Merstham, RH1 3HE
  • Heathside, Coley Avenue, Woking, GU22 7BT

Surrey County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We want to be an inclusive and diverse employer of first choice reflecting the community we serve and particularly welcome applications from all under represented groups.

An enhanced DBS 'Disclosure and Barring Service' check for regulated activity (formerly known as CRB) and the Children's and Adults' Barred List checks will be required for this role.

About the role

We take pride in ensuring that we deliver excellent services to our residential homes meaning that not only are our residents safe, but they are empowered to be both happy and independent.

We put ourselves in the shoes of our residents and their families and understand their needs first and foremost.

We put our resident's front and centre of everything we do and if you share a passion for helping others and genuinely seeing how you can impact a resident's life for the better then we would welcome your application to our roles. We are recruiting for a number of roles including the following catering roles.

Catering assistants

Are you hard-working individual with experience working in a busy kitchen? Do you want to work in an environment where you can help make a difference to the lives of our residents?

You will assist and support catering staff in the day-to-day operation of the service, as directed, to ensure a high standard of food preparation.

Deputy Chef Managers

Do you have experience working within a busy kitchen and want to use this to help make a difference to the lives of others?

You will have responsibility for the day to day operation of the catering services by preparing, cooking and serving nutritional, good quality and well-presented meals to meet the dietary requirements and preferences of the residents. They will deputise for the Chef Manager when required.

Chef Managers

Do you have experience running a catering service for a large number of people and want to use this to help make a difference to the lives of others?

You willoversee all aspects of catering services on site through provision of nutritional, good quality, varied and well-presented meals and snacks to meet the dietary requirements and preferences of the residents.

Working in a care home environment you will not only be supporting from a catering point of view but will build relationships with our residents to ensure they are living happy, healthy and supported lives. Mealtimes are important to our residents and through working as a team, you can ensure they run smoothly and are enjoyable for our older people.

If you're someone who takes pride in your work and happy to go the extra mile then we'd love to hear from you.

Additional information

If you would like to apply please complete the application which requires you to submit your CV.

For more information on the role please contact Lonah Buwu on 07805 861531 or via email at

For more information please find attached to the bottom of this advert a full job description and person specification.

If you are shortlisted for interview we will contact you to arrange an interview date.

We look forward to receiving your application.