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Willows Mountain Ash, Llanwonno Road, Perthcelyn, Mountain Ash, Mid Glamorgan, CF45 3LJ

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type



£10.42 per hour (effective from the 1st of April)



Job Advert Role Description

We are currently looking for a Bank Kitchen Assistant to join our team at Willows Mountain Ash!

Willows mountain ash is a 46 bed older person home that supports the needs of residents with mental health and dementia. The home has a main kitchen which prepares and serves freshly made meals 7 days a week.

As a Kitchen assistant you will be line managed by the head chef and will be part of a stable catering team. We are looking for a candidate that also has cooking experience and can act up into the role of cook to cover annual leave and short term sickness. Full induction and training will be provided at the home and whilst on shift once induction is completed and will be supported by catering staff in the kitchen.

General duties include preparation of food and ensuring the kitchen works to a high standard of cleanliness. 

The qualities and skills we look for:

  • Excellent organisational capacity
  • Enthusiasm and Energy
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to make decisions and prioritise workload
  • Flexible with a strong ‘can-do’ attitude
  • An appreciation of basic food hygiene
  • Basic standard of numeracy and literacy
  • Previous experience in Catering

Division DBS info


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, and the cost of this will be covered by Priory. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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