• £9 - £11 per hour
  • Cockermouth
  • Posted: 10/06/2022
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 112109539

Job Details

Are you looking for part time hours?
Do you enjoy cleaning, creating nutritious home cooked meals and socialising?
Are you friendly and enjoy taking care of people?

If so, we would be delighted to hear from you!

Riverside Recruitment are looking to appoint a permanent Housekeeper for a small supported living facility in Cockermouth. 
The home itself houses 10 elderly residents, all of whom live in their own private rooms and are fully capable of looking after themselves. This home provides a welcoming and safe facility where the residents can eat together, socialise or simply sit in the sun in the lovely gardens. Its a friendly home; the residents clearly enjoy the fact they live in a home of like minded individuals where there is always someone around to have a chat!

The role of the Housekeeper, is just that! You will be working within a team, maintaining the upkeep of the house. You will:

  • Cook Lunch and Dinner - 4 weekly rota for 10 residents. No commercial experience required!
  • Prepare the food including home made soups, cutting of vegetables, prepare the meat and make large casseroles, pies and lasagne for example. The residents love a good meaty dinner!!
  • Can you bake a cake or scrumptious pudding? excellent! The resident also have a sweet tooth!
  • Get involved in cleaning the kitchen - its just like being at home!
  • Answer the phones and basic admin duties
  • But most of will be there to check on the residents, engage in conversation and be that friendly face they all like to see!

The working hours will be 9.00am - 6.00pm with various breaks throughout the day. 24 hours per week maximum including every other weekend.

The ideal candidate will not be afraid to get involved, have a good understanding of food hygiene standards and dietary requirements as well as being highly organised.

This is a permanent role where professional development and training is offered in abundance. If you are looking for a company that will invest in you, that is flexible and genuinely a lovely place to work, then please apply today!

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