Kitchen Assistant

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Clarkston House Care Home is currently recruiting for either a part time or full time Kitchen Assistant to support and assist our chefs to provide daily meals for approximately 50 frail and elderly residents.


Key Responsibilities

  • Basic food preparation and assisting chef in providing daily meals
  • Ensure that the kitchen and related areas are maintained in a clean and safe condition at all times observing and maintaining food hygiene standards
  • To ensure that all kitchen equipment and kitchen areas are cleaned according to the cleaning schedules
  • To ensure statutory and Company Health and Safety Regulations are adhered to
  • To ensure correct storage of all dry and perishable goods
  • Cook chilled goods as soon as possible after receipt and checking
  • To ensure the correct, safe storage of cleaning materials
  • To ensure that all pots, pans, cooking utensils and service counter containers are cleaned to the required standards and correctly stored after cleaning
  • Carry out any other reasonable instructions given by the Head Chef and/or Home Manager


Experience Required

  • Previous kitchen experience would be preferred
  • Experience of home baking would be an advantage but is not essential
  • A food hygiene certificate is preferred for this role


Part-time and full-time hours are available.  Please note hours of work will vary from 7am to 6pm and hours are flexible over 7 days.  There is a requirement to work every second weekend.


If you are interested and would like to apply then please submit your CV to:


Job Overview

  • Date Posted: Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Expiration date: 14/12/2018
  • Location: Clarkston
  • Job Title: Kitchen Assistant
  • Rate: £8.00 / hour