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Kitchen Helper


  • Part time
  • 2022-07-31
  • N/A
  • Travel expenses: no
  • Job term: Permanent
  • Job code: 230622-22298

We are recruiting for a Kitchen Helper to join our team.

Purpose of Role:

Provide general support to the Cook in the preparation and provision of meals and refreshments. Help in ensuring the kitchen and food hygiene areas are always to a very high standard. Ensure a consistently high-quality service

Core Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Assist the senior kitchen staff in preparing food, beverages and light refreshments
  • Operate kitchen equipment in a safe and approved manner
  • Operate the dishwasher correctly and efficiently
  • Carry out cleaning duties in the kitchen area, including crockery collection and washing up
  • To know and use the correct and appropriate cleaning materials
  • Be responsible for the highest standards of cleanliness of crockery and cutlery
  • Ensure the kitchen is well organised, tidy and equipment and items are stored correctly
  • Complete training courses relative to the post and applicable to working in a care environment
  • Work according to the Health and Safety measures directed by the Home / Head Cook
  • Understand the principles of safe food handling and ensure all food preparation undertaken is to the highest standard of food hygiene
  • Adopt a professional approach towards residents, relatives, colleagues and visitors
  • Contribute fully to working as part of a team
  • Report any faults or defects to the building, its contents or equipment
  • Carry out any other kitchen domestic work as requested by the Cook


Essential details:

Knowledge & Skills:

Demonstrate high standard of personal hygiene
Display positive and flexible aptitude to working as part of a team
Show initiative and have an excellent work ethic
Respond efficiently to a high workload and to sustained physical effort
Show a caring and understanding attitude

All training provided
Free parking
Uniform provided
Part-time hours:

Job Type: Part-time



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Job location

Hyne Town House
Totnes Road
Strete, Dartmouth

Job category

Domestic / cook / maintenance, Residential care home, Wider services


Platinum Care

Type of organisation



Health and social care


Hyne Town House is a residential care home in Devon for elderly people.   We also cater for residents that have a diagnosis of dementia or individuals that require similar support needs.

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