Jigsaw Homes Group is one of the largest housing groups in England with more than 33,000 homes across the North West and East Midlands, employing over 1400 employees. Our main social purpose is to provide quality homes as solid foundations for people to thrive for the rest of their lives.
We are looking for a professional and friendly part time cook to join our small catering team for 25 hours per week to prepare and serve well cooked and appetising midday meals to our residents at Moreland Court, Carlton and St Andrews House Extra Care scheme in Mapperley.
You must be a people person and enjoy providing excellent customer service, by being customer focused, listening to feedback suggesting improvements to menus. Main duties will include, preparing and cooking good quality meals using fresh produce that meets the requirements of our residents. You will support the senior cook to monitor stock and budgets and ensure that all relevant records pertinent to this role are maintained and updated. You will be expected to work inline with food safety and hygiene standards and have an understanding of health and safety in a catering environment.
This is an extremely rewarding role for the right individual, previous experience of working in a catering environment is desirable but not essential with the right experience.
Full training and a basic food hygiene qualification will be provided. You can expect generous occupational benefits including holiday pay, healthcare assistance and a great pension scheme.
The role is based over 7 days per week and hence applicants should be available to work weekends and bank holidays on a flexible rota.
In return Jigsaw Homes Group offer 24 working days holiday per annum (rising with extended service and additional leave given for the Christmas closure), occupational sick pay, flexible working, access to the Social Housing Pension Scheme, Simply Health membership, enhanced maternity/paternity leave and training/development opportunities.
Hours 25 per week – working between 9.00am –2.00pm.
All new employees serve a six month probationary period.
We reserve the right to close this position early if sufficient application forms have been received.
Salary: £10,865 - £12,170 per annum (pro rata £15,211-£17,038)
Closing date: Thursday 7th October 2021
If you would like to apply for this position, please apply via our website at www.jigsawhomes.org.uk/careers. Please note you must apply via our application form, we do not accept CV’s.