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Kitchen Assistant - NEW luxury care home



Kitchen Assistant – (NEW luxury care home)

Job type: Permanent and BANK opportunities

Contract hours: 40 hours per week, overtime available, subject to availability

Shift pattern example: Shift pattern to be discussed at interview.

Monday to Sunday rota, including alternate weekends.

Westgate Healthcare is a family-run, award winning care home group.

We are excited to open Burford House Care Home, the newest luxury addition to our portfolio.

We're looking for kind, compassionate and positive people to join our family and we will provide all the training and support you need.

We are incredibly proud of our inspected care homes that are rated ‘Good’ or ‘Outstanding’ by the CQC.

Benefits at Westgate Healthcare:

We’re only as good as our team, so, we strive to help them be the best they can be and we make sure they are well rewarded.

The exact package depends on your role, but below you’ll see the sort of benefits we offer:

  • Up to £11.00 per hour
  • Free DBS check
  • Free uniform
  • Paid induction and training 
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • Rewards (cash payments) for ‘Refer a Friend’ scheme – sharing is caring!
  • Free Eye Test (for qualifying Staff)
  • Paid Nurse PIN renewal 
  • Paid 28 days holiday entitlement
  • Rewards for employee of the month  
  • Awards for long service – up to £1,250
  • Free staff wellness fund
  • Free snacks for staff
  • Free parking
  • Pension scheme
  • Discounts from hundreds of nationwide high street and online stores

Your day-to-day duties will include:

  • Prepare meals
  • Assist with the cleaning of serveries and kitchens on a daily basis
  • Collect and distribute crockery
  • Maintain a clean and hygienic environment
  • Carry out any reasonable request or instruction from the Home Manager or Head Cook.

About you:

  • Right to live and work in the UK
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to work in a team, a caring nature and a positive attitude 
  • An understanding of Health and Safety, Infection Control and COSHH
  • Previous experience of working in a similar position is desirable but not essential


Please note: We reserve the right to close this vacancy once we receive suitable applications, therefore, an early submission of application is encouraged.

Applications are reviewed on a weekly basis; interviews are arranged to suit on an ‘as and when required’ basis.

If you do not hear from us within 5 working days, please assume your application has been unsuccessful.

Westgate Healthcare is an equal opportunities employer, and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.


  • Rate: £10 - 11 per hour
  • Location: Rickmansworth Rd, Chorleywood, Rickmansworth WD3 5SQ, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshi
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Catering
  • Recruiter: The Talent Hub
  • Tel: 07944 344 391
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: BH-KA-121022
  • Posted: 2022-10-12 11:31:30 -

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