We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated cook for Beaulieu House, Beaulieu House is a children's home and short breaks service for disabled children.
The post holder will be creative and committed to providing nutritious 'home cooked style' meals for children. The post holder will be involved in developing a relationship with the children in the home and involving them in the creation of appetising and child friendly meals.
The post holder will be responsible for the cleanliness of the kitchen areas, and will need to understand the food standards regulations and contribute to Beaulieu maintaining the 5 star food standards rating.
The post holder will hold a basic food hygiene certificate or be prepared to undertake relevant training that's provided and will receive regular support from the management team at Beaulieu House and by the experienced cooks at Beaulieu.
For further information or an informal discussion please contact Mark Dawkins, on 01983 533024.
This council and its schools recruit according to the council’s Safer Recruitment policy and are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.
The Isle of Wight Council protects its employees from discrimination, we actively promote the diversity of our workforce and we provide flexible working options (where appropriate) to support the different needs of our employees.
The Isle of Wight Council is an equal opportunities employer and is proud to encourage applications from all cultures, backgrounds and abilities to better reflect the diversity within our local community.
In addition to the above, the Isle of Wight Council is a Disability Confident Employer. This means that providing an individual meets the basic essential requirements of the advertised role and have declared themselves as disabled, they will be offered an opportunity for an interview within the council.
Please note that this role falls within the strategic partnership between the Isle of Wight Council and Hampshire County Council. The employer will be the Isle of Wight Council and employment is on Isle of Wight terms and conditions. Hampshire County Council delivers, on behalf of the Isle of Wight Council, all of its children’s services functions and will do so for a period of five years from 1 July 2013 with a review after three years or until the agreement has been revoked by the Secretary of State. The management reporting line for this role is ultimately through Hampshire County Council Children’s Services Director/Assistant Director and managers who take operational responsibility for children’s services. The partnership agreement has now been extended for a further five years with agreement by both Local Authorities