It’s more than a possibility
Pay rates: Up to £12.32 per hour (including enhancements)
** Colten Care is proud to pay our Catering teams ABOVE the Real Living Wage, at a minimum rate of £10 per hour plus enhancements **
** Full time and part time hours available to support you and your work/life balance, (includes paid breaks) **
We’re looking for reliable and committed catering professionals to join our team and become a valued part of day-to-day life in our home, Fernhill in Longham.
The catering roles available are wide and varied, so whether you’re a waiter or waitress, kitchen assistant or kitchen domestic, you’ll play an essential role in the team that delivers an exceptional service and first-class dining experience to our residents.
You’ll support the chef to offer a consistent, nutritious daily menu using fresh local produce and ingredients, helping make a meaningful difference to the health and well-being of our residents each and every day.
We always look to inspire, develop and motivate our staff through a successful succession plan, so who knows where this exciting journey may lead?
If a career in care is for you and you want to be part of something special, we’d love you to apply. A member of our dedicated recruitment team will then be in touch to discuss the positions available and help identify those that best suit your work/life balance and location.
You’re a team player with an enthusiasm for what you do and a can-do attitude. You’ll have a genuine passion for creating an exceptional resident dining experience, with attention to detail and a sense of fun.
As a Waiter/Waitress, you’ll take pride in providing a personal, friendly and efficient service at each dining event. You’ll lead our residents through a unique and exciting food journey, building lasting relationships along the way.
As a Kitchen Assistant, you’ll be adept at preparing fresh salads, sandwiches and drinks, and supporting the chef to create food to tantalise our residents taste buds
As a Kitchen Domestic, you’ll settle for nothing less than spotless dishes, cutlery and kitchen equipment, and help maintain a clean and hygienic kitchen environment.
As a team, you’ll aspire to the highest standards, working together to ensure that all regulations for food health and hygiene are adhered to at all times.
About Colten Care
We’re a local, family-owned, award-winning care home group, with an outstanding reputation within the industry thanks to our amazing people and our focus on keeping the resident at the heart of everything we do.
We strive to be the best we can hence why all 21 of our nursing homes are rated at least good and 7 are outstanding by the CQC, our national regulator.
If a career in elderly care is for you then you want to be part of the team at Colten Care.
- Paid breaks (hourly rate)
- Uniform provided
- Excellent inductions, training and ‘on the job’ support
- Staff recommendation reward scheme, up to £1,000 (terms apply)
- Real career progression opportunities
- Annual pay review
- Additional hours / overtime opportunities to suit your circumstances.
- Choice of hot or cold meals and drinks on duty
- Contributory pension scheme
- Background checks at no cost to you