Kitchen Assistant

  • VO89911


Description

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to join our kitchen team at North Edinburgh Dementia Care, a day care centre for people with dementia. We are looking for an enthusiastic person to assist our staff and chef in our day care centre kitchen. Specifically the individual will assist with catering for our members and ensuring a clean and controlled kitchen environment is maintained.

Organisation aims and objectives

Dementia Day Care Centre helps maintain dementia sufferers in the community. Philosophy of person-centred care enables the organisation to provide a lively and stimulating environment for people living with the disabilities of dementia. The organisation relies on volunteers to enable them to have a high staff:member ratio, which helps safeguard the quality of care.

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8 hours per week, ideally the individual will work 2 hours per day, Monday to Saturday, although this can be flexible.

Restrictions

Experience required: No skills required for the role, all training will be provided on site at the dementia day care centre.
Travel details: Our dementia day care service is based at Fleming Place (close to Finlay Gardens) in the East area of Edinburgh. There is parking available and close transport links.
Minimum age: 16

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Volunteers will complete an expenses form at the centre and will be paid a maximum £4.00 per day for travel. The volunteer will receive this daily.
Taster available: Yes
Training details: Volunteer will receive training in relation to manual handling, dementia and Level 2 Food and Hygiene Certificate.
Support: Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

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