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Priory Hospital Altrincham, Rappax Road, Hale, Manchester, WA15 0NU

Priory Group Division





37.5 hours per week

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Job Advert Location Description

The Priory Hospital – Altrincham is part of the Priory Group, Europe’s leading provider of specialist treatment in mental health.  The hospital has an established reputation for providing the highest standards of care together with an extensive range of clinical services.  The hospital has residential facilities for 56 patients as well as day care and outpatient services.

Job Advert Role Description

Duties and Responsibilities:

You will be a capable team player who is reliable, with exceptional customer service and who possesses excellent communication skills.  You will be able to successfully manage pressurised situations and have experience of working in a busy kitchen, the role also includes the responsibility of managing a small team to ensure the consistent smooth running of food production areas within the Kitchen. Line management responsibilities include the management and reporting of sickness and holiday absences and ensuring the team is compliant with mandatory training.

To ensure effective control of stock purchasing, receipt, storage, preparation and service with regard to quality, quantity and safety.

To ensure, that all food production areas are operating to the required standards throughout the designated opening hours.

Maintaining a high level of food quality and production with the aim of exceeding our guest’s expectations.

To ensuring that the food operations are controlled in a manner which reaches the desired cost of sales and maximising potential and optimising resources.

To ensure that at all times cleanliness, food safety and all other Health and Safety matters are adhered to so as not to breach any legislative points within the Food Safety Act 1990 or the Health and Safety at Work Act.

A full clean driving licence is essential.

Working hours/shifts are between 7am and 7pm with some weekend working required.  Open to discussing flexible working arrangements in order to promote work life balance.   

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. 


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.

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