Flexible hours – as and when is required for the needs of the service 

Hourly rate £8.06 per hour 

The post holder will be part of a team of staff providing a catering service to patients, staff and visitors in the Hospice. Duties will include food preparation and cooking; serving beverages and food to patients and staff; clearing away and washing up after food preparation and meal times; cleaning the kitchen and associated areas.  The post holder will be required to support senior Catering staff in providing the catering service including supervising catering assistants and volunteers.

Applicants must have Level 3 NVQ in Professional Cookery and a current (attained within the last 3 years) CIEH Level 2 Food Safety Certificate. Applicants without these qualifications will not be considered

It is essential for the post holder to be flexible to work additional hours at short notice. Shifts will include day shifts commencing at 7.00 am (latest finish time 3.00 pm) or evening shifts 4.30 pm to 7.30 pm and will include weekdays and weekends.  In addition the post holder will be required to work Bank holidays as per the department rota.

Please refer to the job description and person specification below for further details.  For further information about the role contact Linda Rudd, Senior Cook, on 0121 472 1191 ext. 309

To apply download the application pack below.  

Cook (Bank) Job Description and Person Specification
Application form
Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form

Please note you are required to complete the application form; CVs alone will not be accepted.

Please note the post may close earlier than the indicated date if a sufficient number of applications are received.

Interview date:  TBC


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The Hospice is committed to developing a dynamic and diverse workforce, representative of the communities it serves. We ask you, therefore, to complete the equality and diversity monitoring form to help us in this aim.