Job details

Reference number - Cook 

Location - Portsmouth

Salary - £8.80 per hour with weekend and bank holiday enhancements and attendance bonus

Job Type - Permanent

Job Hours - Full Time, normal shifts 9.30am to 6pm, must be available to cover every day of the week

Job Hours/Type Notes - All candidates must have a satisfactory Enhanced DBS Disclosure requested at induction.



Thinking of a Career in Care of the Elderly?

Don’t miss this opportunity to join our dedicated and caring professional team. St Ronans invests in, and values its staff. We all work together to ensure our residents enjoy a full and happy life.


Who are we?

St Ronans was established over 20 years ago and has been well-lead by the same management team since 2001. The Home has been refurbished and extended and now accommodates 46 residents. We provide both personal and nursing care, specialising in dementia and palliative care. We offer reablement and convalescent, long term and respite, palliative and end of life care.


What is the job?

Cooks are required to provide and prepare healthy, balanced, palatable and well-presented meals, that reflect residents’ dietary/health requirements and needs. All meals must be cooked to all health and safety standards and the Home’s own policies and procedures, with particular attention to the following:  temperatures, cooking times, storage times, cooked and raw items, and “use by” and “sell by” dates.  Cleanliness must be maintained at all times with regard to storage areas, kitchen areas and self.

In addition, you will be required to support residents’ emotional needs and help them regain confidence and become part of their community.

All staff receive a complete and comprehensive induction and will be well supported throughout their employment. We are committed to investing in our staff, development of your skills and career progression is at the heart of our highly commended staff development system.

Applicants must be committed to providing quality person-centred care as well as being committed to continual training and self-development and always be wearing a smile!


How to apply

If you are interested please email or call 023 92733359 for an application pack.