Cook - Port Talbot - 002231

Job Reference : 02231
Closing Date : 16/10/2017
Salary : £18,589 - £19,164 pro rata
Department : OP PD - Residential Care
Hours Per week : 24

If you’re passionate about providing the very best cooking, and making an important contribution to the quality of life of people in a residential care home, join our passionate and committed team of care and support staff within Llys y Seren Residential Care Home. Situated in Moor Road, Baglan, Llys y Seren boasts an excellent reputation as being a quality and valued care provider where the needs of the residents are at the centre of all that they do.

Right now, we’re looking for an enthusiastic and committed Cook to join the team at our care home in Port Talbot.

Our focus is on providing the highest quality cooking at all times. Is yours?

What you’ll be doing

One of your key responsibilities will be preparing meals from the daily menu. You will get to know our residents so will respond to any special dietary requirements or preferences, promoting choice, dignity and respect.

You will complete all necessary paperwork, whilst adhering to company policies and procedures

Managing the kitchen supplies, you will also be responsible for checking and maintaining kitchen equipment

Occasionally, you will help cater for ad hoc special events. These may include 100th birthday celebrations, summer BBQ’s and Christmas parties.

What you’ll need

You will have experience in working in a kitchen and hold a Food Hygiene Certificate. Confident, friendly and enthusiastic, you will really enjoy getting to know our residents. You always strive for the highest standard of catering and will be passionate about food and understand the importance of good quality, home cooking to our residents.

Excellent communication skills and the ability to work well as part of a dedicated team

A respectful, courteous and compassionate nature

A belief in giving your personal best at all times and striving for continuous improvement.


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.