Zero Hours Cook at our Houses at Abbeyfield Wessex Society

Zero Hours Cook at our Houses at Abbeyfield Wessex Society


This is an opportunity for a motivated and highly organised person, who can share our commitment to enhancing the lives of older people in our houses based across Dorset and Hampshire.

You will be responsible for the provision of a high standard of varied meals using fresh ingredients.

Key duties will include:

  • Prepare and cook high quality meals from fresh ingredients to include any dietary requirements – you must also be aware of and know how to comply with current allergen legislation.
  • Maintain a high standard of cleanliness in the kitchen, including washing up and ensure that the kitchen conforms to Health and Safety and Food Hygiene Standards
  • Complete accurate records for the kitchen areas including risk assessments, temperature records and any other information that needs to be recorded to meet current legislation.
  • Be responsible for the residents’ welfare in the absence of the House Staff and respond to any queries or emergencies.

This is a zero hours position.

Experience of cooking for older people is preferred but not essential.

Job Type: Zero hours contract

Salary: £13.93per hour


  • 8 hour shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Dorset: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (preferred)


  • Cooking: 1 year (preferred)

Work authorisation:

  • United Kingdom (preferred)

Work Location: In person


This post is subject to a DBS check.

Job Closing Date:
31 July 2024

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