The rate of pay is dependent on age in-line with the National Living Wage and NVQ qualifications
Are you One of a kind?Situated within Shard End, Birmingham, The Orchards Care Home is a purpose built 72 bedded care home offering Nursing and Birmingham Interim care.Residents have a choice of lounge areas which feature comfortable and specially designed furnishings. We have a range of comfortable and well-equipped bedrooms. Our Chefs pride themselves in knowing the tastes of our Residents and preparing a choice of home cooked, fresh, nutritional meals and catering for any dietary and cultural needs.At HC-One our experienced Home Managers and members of staff ensure kindness is at the heart of everything we do.
Operating the kindest homes, with the kindest and most professional colleagues, making a real difference to the lives of the older people in the UK.
What our colleagues say:
97% of colleagues said that the most important thing to them was the satisfaction they got from making a difference to the lives of those they care for.
Stability and Investment:
HC-One has entered a new stable partnership with a long term plan for continued improvement:
In 2015 we began an extensive refurbishment programme to invest more than £100 million, over 5 years to continue improving our homes for the residents and our staff teams.;
Learning and Development:
HC-One is committed to continued learning and development for our teams and have won multiple international and national awards for the quality of our sector leading training programmes. This includes:
'Best Learning and Development initiative' - CIPD People Management Awards 2014.
Reporting to the home manager, the Catering Assistant will be accountable for assisting in food preparation and maintaining a clean, hygienic kitchen.
You will be a team player. Kindness will be second nature to you. You will have a keen eye for detail, always act with integrity and be driven by the principles of fairness. You will behave in a transparent manner always showing respect to our residents, their families and your colleagues. You will have a genuine interest in working within elderly care.
Previous experience working in kitchens in not essential but would be desirable although full training will be provided.