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General Kitchen Assistant Sam Beckman Centre

Sam Beckman Special Day Care Centre, Barnet, London, Greater London, NW11 3ND

Employment Type
Full Time

£8.22 + Benefits

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This full time General Kitchen Assistant  role is based at our Sam Beckman Day Care Centre in Friern Barnet, N11. The working hours are 40 hours each week worked Monday to Friday.

The 350 Hotel services team members form part of the Operations Department based in all Resources at Jewish Care. The Head Office of which is based in Amelie House in Golders Green.


This full time General Kitchen Assistant  role is based at our Sam Beckman Day Care Centre in Barnet, N11. The working hours are 40 hours each week worked Monday to Friday.

The Role

The role of General Kitchen Assistant will involve the delivery of Hotel Services within Jewish Care Homes and Community Centres. The position is responsible for the effective delivery of kitchen services to an excellent standard to meet Health & Safety Regulations. Effective communication, ability to work well within a team and have a flexible approach are key.

Principal Accountabilities / Responsibilities  


  • Ensure general kitchen activities are delivered to the required standard so that the highest standards are maintained across Jewish Care
  • Ensure on all occasions safe and hygienic working practices are delivered in order to satisfy Health and Safety at Work and other statutory legislation
  • Consistently deliver excellent customer service and build positive working relationships with colleagues and services, always responding to feedback to improve the service


Qualifications & Experience

  • Willing to undertake, an NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Professional Cookery and Social Care Catering
  • Have an understanding of COSHH and Health & Safety in the workplace, or a willing to be trained
  • Can demonstrate experience in a similar role


Jewish Care offers excellent benefits and training to all staff. Benefits include, free meals, 20 day’s annual leave, Jewish Care Pension scheme, various discounts, Loans and mileage reimbursement, ride to work scheme, eye tests, employee referral bonus and more.

Jewish Care is a leading communal organisation. We are the largest health and social care charity for the Jewish community in the UK, caring for nearly 7,000 people every week. Approximately 1500 staff from multi-cultural backgrounds together with 3,000 volunteers help to maintain their service. It provides a wide range of services to help meet the community’s physical, social and emotional needs, both directly and in partnership with other organisations. We care & support many people including; older people with dementia, disabilities, mental health needs and Holocaust survivors and many more.
We aim to make a positive impact on the lives of Jewish people by creating excellent social care that enhances well-being and inspires them to stay connected to their community. The organisation is committed to finding innovative solutions tailored to the people who use their services.
We are a proud to be multi award winning organisation. Prestigious awards and accolades they have received include; The Skills for Care Best Employer for over 250 people, and The Investors in People Gold standard.

Please be aware that this vacancy will close, once a sufficient number of suitable candidates have been identified therefore, we would recommend that you submit your application as early as possible.

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