Kitchen Assistant, AMBERLEY HOME AND RETIREMENT COTTAGES, Cork, €11.30 ph

  • Full Time
  • Cork
  • Posted 3 months ago


Kitchen Assistant, AMBERLEY HOME AND RETIREMENT COTTAGES, Cork, €11.30 ph
Kitchen Assistant Role:

Preparation & storage of foodstuffs
· All duties are outlined in the Kitchen and you should refer to them regularly as they are subject to change.

Maintenance of kitchen/dining area
· Ensure that the cleanliness and good order of the kitchen and associate areas is maintained to the highest possible standard.

· To ensure that all crockery, cutlery, teapots, sugar-bowls, milk-jugs, trays and cutlery bins are thoroughly cleaned.

· To ensure that milk dispenser is thoroughly cleaned on a daily basis.

· Take all necessary steps to ensure the maximum security of your area of assignment and all equipment and supplies contained therein.

· Order kitchen supplies.

Record Keeping

· Maintain up-to-date records, as dictated by Nursing Home policies and procedures.

· Report any mechanical defects and repair requirements.

Comply with Policies/Procedures

· Maintain familiarity and comply with all Nursing Home policies and procedures in relation to your duty as Kitchen Assistants.

· Comply with all safety regulations in accordance with the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005 and maintain a hazard-free environment. Also, read and understand the Food Safety Policy.

· Adhere to specifications, standards and procedures, including HACCP.

· Report all incidents, including accidents, fire, stock loss, damage, unfit food to the Supervisor / Chef on Duty and take such actions as may be appropriate.

Code of Conduct

· Maintain appropriate appearance and behaviour in keeping with Nursing Home policy.

· Maintain good personal hygiene practices.

Ongoing Training/Meetings
· Attend training sessions, as requested.

· Train other staff, if requested.

· Attend meetings, as and when directed.

· This list is not exhaustive. Kitchen Assistants will be required to perform such other duties as appropriate to the post, as may be assigned to you from time to time by the Supervisor / Chef on Duty or such other designated person. You will be required to assist with special functions, from time to time.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: €11.00-€11.30 per hour


  • On-site parking


  • 10 hour shift

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