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Reference

PRI72838

Location

Priory Hospital Dewsbury, York Road, Earlsheaton, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, WF12 7LB

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£10.86ph

Hours

36

Job Advert - Division Information

Ready for the recognition and rewards you deserve?

We don’t just talk about putting employees first. We know that Priory wouldn’t exist without their combined energy, expertise and effort.  So we invest heavily in training, provide first-class support, promote collaborative teamwork and give everyone on our team the opportunities and resources to achieve their full potential.

Job Advert Role Description

We are looking to recruit a permanent and full time Chef/Cook to work at The Priory Hospital Dewsbury - £10.86 per hour

 

The focus of the role is to assist with the provision of a catering service within Priory Hospital Dewsbury with particular emphasis on the planning, preparation, cooking and serving of meals. As part of the catering team, you will ensure that the kitchen and associated areas meet operational hygiene standards.

 

As one of the UK’s leading providers of behavioural care and specialist support services to adults and young people, Priory Group promise a challenging and fulfilling career with the support of a world class organisation willing to invest in your development. Across our network of hospitals, residential care homes, education facilities and supported living services, we are making a real and lasting difference to the lives of the people we support. 

 

Priory Hospital Dewsbury is a  32 bed locked psychiatric service. Comprising of one 16 bed male Dementia Ward with patient who have behaviours that challenge and one 16 bed male Recovery & Rehabilitation that supports men with mental health disorders.

 

Knowing that you’re making a difference to people’s lives is rewarding in itself. But our many roles offer much more than that. As well as helping you grow and develop your talent, we want you to feel proud of where you work and what you do.

 

What you need

 

  • All Chefs/Cooks are required to supervise catering staff ensuring their quality of work. Take full shift responsibility for the catering operation in the absence of the Head Chef, assisting in the research and creation of new menus.

 

  • Applicants need an NVQ2 or equivalent or qualified by experience in catering together with a basic qualification in food hygiene.

 

What you will get

 

  • Hourly Rate of £10.86
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Birthday Holiday  - Your Birthday as an extra days annual leave
  • Enhanced maternity pay
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Flexible benefits including reduced rates and access to new schemes including gym membership, IT technology (laptops / tablets / smartphones) and private healthcare
  • Access to development opportunities
  • Sponsorship of professional qualifications through our Individual Professional Development (IPD) panel
  • Leadership & management development
  • Long service award
  • Refer a friend bonuses
  • Fully funded DBS

 

 

Apply below for more information

Division DBS info

About us

As one of the UK’s leading providers of behavioural care and specialist support services, Priory promise a challenging and fulfilling career with the support of a world class organisation willing to invest in your development. 

Across our network of hospitals, residential care homes and supported living services, we are making a real and lasting difference to the lives of the people we support.

Priory maintains that vaccination remains our very best line of defence against COVID-19 and believes that our colleagues working with vulnerable individuals have a professional duty to be vaccinated.  As part of our wider infection control efforts, and to meet our commissioner and customer requirements, we continue to record vaccination status for all colleagues and we therefore request that you disclose this information as part of your application. Your vaccination status will not affect any offer of employment and will be held in line with GDPR requirements.  We thank you for your understanding. 

Disclosure

All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer. Priory will cover the cost of a DBS check.

Closing Date

28/02/2023