Kitchen Assistant (Bank)

Kitchen Assistant (Bank)

Mariposa Care Group | Carlisle, ENG, CA2 4SE, GB

Posted 9 days ago

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We are on the lookout for an individual who can join our amazing team as a Kitchen Assistant.
A career as individual as you.
Why work with us?
Who are we looking for?
We need people with a passion and dedication to caring for others, not necessarily experienced, if you are ready to learn we are ready to teach! Our teams are second to none, and anyone looking to join us will need to have the same values, behaviours, and attributes - Generous / Responsible / Sustainable.
What will you do?
You will support all the individuals we care for to live happy, healthy, and quality lives through the delivery of exceptional standards and personalised care. No two days will be the same, you will get involved with the nutrition support of our residents through creative and delicious meals, to ensure that in every single way our residents receive the highest quality of care possible. Also you will help occasionally ensuring the home is safe, tidy and clean and welcoming and comfortable for our residents.
What do you need?
You will need to have a genuine passion for people and the desire to ensure that people can live their best lives by being dedicated, thoughtful, reliable and the ability to work well with a team.
Any offer will be conditional on receipt of a DBS check (which will be funded by us).
What’s in it for you?
Not only do we offer some incredible benefits, but we are also a National Living Wage employer. This includes any apprenticeship or employed placement team members once they have completed their probationary period.
Guaranteed contracted hours created with you in mind; full time, part time and bank hours available.
Highly competitive industry payrates
Recognition of service payments, receiving a total of £500 in your first year.
£1,000 ‘Refer a Friend’ unlimited payments (that’s a potential £1,000 every time you link us up with another great new person to join the family!)
Enhanced overtime rates
Dedicated industry training from experienced care professionals and access to video based e-learning
Training programmes and qualifications, funded by us, to make sure you feel confident in your role and can develop.
Annual pay reviews recognising your contribution to making our homes a great place to live and work.
An organisation with an impressive internal promotion record, investing in your future and creating opportunities for people. We have many departments/teams, so you can learn from working in lots of different areas of the business.
Long service award schemes recognising our long-standing staff and their dedication to us.
A long standing and supportive team environment who value you, your individuality, and your aspirations.
Free meals prepared by our talented Chef’s, if you join the people we care for to eat.
Free tea, coffee, and fresh fruit every day.
Free parking - making sure you don’t have to pay to come to work.
Private health care options helping reduce the cost of essential bills, such as dentists and opticians.
Recognition programmes that celebrate your achievements.
Becoming part of an organisation with a fantastic reputation.
Access to the discount ‘Blue Light’ card.
Working in a truly caring environment that feels like a lovely family.
Who are we?
Riverwell Beck, part of the Mariposa Care Group, is situated a short drive from Carlisle city. We are close to local shops and the nearest bus stop, making us easily accessible for residents, relatives, and staff. Riverwell Beck provides 24-hour Residential, Nursing and Dementia care, we support residents to maintain their independence and individuality, encouraging social activity and building relationships within the home.
Job titles can vary – this role is also known as cook’s assistant, kitchen helper, general kitchen assistant, catering assistant, food preparation assistant, domiciliary assistant, domestic cleaner.