Job Type : Part Time, Part Time
Salary : £8.82 – £9.09/hour
Huntercombe Hospital Stafford is a 36 bedroom hospital set in a country manor house located on the border of Staffordshire and Shropshire, on the A5 just a few miles from junction 12 of the M6, 10 miles from Stafford and 21 miles from Telford. We have three units to look after children and young people with various forms of disorders and complex mental health conditions.
16 or 22.5 Hours per week
(shift work, to be worked flexibly including weekends)
Salary: £8.82 per hour
We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our small team of Catering Assistants. Our catering service provides a 4 week patient menu, using a cook/freeze food system.
We are looking for a motivated person who has experience in catering and the preparation, re-heating, cooking and serving of food and beverages.
The successful candidate will have experience of food presentation, storing food products, relevant record keeping, be patient focused, possess high food and safety standards, have excellent communication skills, have a flexible and adaptable approach and work well within a team. Ideally you will have worked in a patient environment and possess good inter-personal skills with patients and relatives. The post involves providing Housekeeping cover when required.
In return we offer:
Friendly supportive team.
Excellent working environment.
Management support and supervision
Flexible working shifts.
This job advert will close as soon as sufficient applications have been received. Please apply for this job as soon as possible, if interested.
Please take a look at our progressive and rewarding benefits package:
• Assistance Programme (EAP)
• Maternity leave at 3 month’s full pay and 3 month’s half pay, (up to a max salary of£50k)
• 2 week’s paid paternity leave
• Shared parental leave, matching the maternity leave benefit
• A thorough Induction Programme tailored to the hospital where you will be working
• Clear pay structure, with competitive rates
• Generous Annual Leave
• Sick pay of 4 weeks full pay and 4 weeks half pay
• The opportunity to participate in a company contributory pension scheme with up to 3% matching contributions
• Death in service benefit equivalent to 2 x salary
• A range of staff discounts
• Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
Flexibility is required in order to meet the needs of the service and the patients.
For a more detailed job spec please take a look at our Website where you can also read some inspiring stories and find out why working at Huntercombe really sets us apart from the rest.
Huntercombe Group is one the leading specialist healthcare providers, with hospital and centres throughout England and Scotland, delivering wide ranging services in adult mental health and learning disabilities, specialist brain injury, child and adult mental health services (CAMHS) including eating disorders and social care for children with special needs.
We welcome applications from everyone irrespective of ethnic origin, gender, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, marital status, disability or social background. This is a great opportunity for someone to make a difference.
Our aspiration is to nurture the world, one person at a time and that’s why everything we do is designed to provide the best care and recovery for our patients and residents.
We’re proud to have recruited some of the most experienced doctors, nurses and therapists in their fields and alongside our supportive stable Management structure we hope that it’s you that can help make a difference to our excellent teams and workforce.
Please note this role will close to applications when a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received. If this job is of interest, we encourage you to apply asap
- Address ST19, Wheaton Aston, Staffordshire