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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
02/07/2019
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 04/08/2019 23:59
Salary:
£17,417 per annum
Hours per week:
37
Job Category:
Sous Chef
Vacancy ID:
103441
Employment Location:
Suffolk Lodge, Wokingham

Job details 

Closing date:
4 Aug


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This job is closed for applications.

Further information

We're looking for a full time Sous Chef to join our catering team at our Suffolk Lodge residential care home.

Suffolk Lodge has an exciting year ahead of them, having recently been rated GOOD in CQC, we are looking to implement a customer-focused catering service.

We're looking for a dedicated, forward-thinking individual to bring new ideas and work in a team to provide the highest quality of service to our residents.

The role involves planning and delivering high quality, nutritious and varied meals for residents. You will working in a team of 3 to ensure the smooth running of the day-to-day responsibilities. You will be expected to work on a three week rota, including weekends.

At Optalis, we believe your monthly pay cheque shouldn't be the only thing you get in return for the work you do. As an Optalis employee, you can expect to benefit from:
• Paid training
• Free uniform
• Fantastic rewards package through Perkbox that offers all kinds of shopping, health, travel and insurance discounts/special offers
• Discounted sports club membership
• Robust career path
• Life Assurance
• An extra day off on your birthday
• Quarterly staff forums are an opportunity to voice opinions and make suggestions
• The monthly STAR awards reward scheme recognises staff who have gone the extra mile
• Generous pension scheme
• Working for a Mindful Employer, which means we are serious about increasing awareness of mental health in the workplace and providing support for our staff.
• Working for a Disability Confident Committed Employer, which means that, as an employer, Optalis is taking action to ensure that people with disabilities and long term health conditions feel supported, engaged and able to fulfil their potential in the workplace.

So why not come and work for Optalis and make a difference in vulnerable adult’s lives?

Want to find out more? Get in touch with our Registered Manager at Suffolk Lodge, Wendy Luck on 0118 979 3202 or email: wendy.luck@optalis.org for an informal discussion.

Want to apply? It’s easy; just click ‘Apply Now’.

We look forward to hearing from you.


Optalis is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our staff and customers. We would like to remind successful applicants that they will be required to undertake a DBS check and to provide proof of their right to work in the UK.

Optalis is a local authority trading company owned by and delivering adult social care in both The Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead and Wokingham Borough Council
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