Kitchen Assistant

Location: Bishop's Stortford

Conewood Manor is looking for a Kitchen Assistant!

The role of the kitchen assistant is to provide support to the Head Chef/Assistant Cook enabling them to provide good quality food to the residents of the home. Your duties will include the food preparation and maintaining a hygienic germ free environment.

Applicants must be within a 20mile radius from the home, please check before submitting your CV.

To apply for the role, please email your CV to [email protected]


  • Assist and maintain the highest standards of hygiene and cleanliness already established.
  • Have knowledge of the correct use of all kitchen equipment.
  • Attend any training sessions as arranged by the Home Manager with special regard to your health and safety.
  • Have knowledge of the Health and Safety Regulations, with specific reference to COSHH.
  • Have knowledge of all cleaning compounds used and use in according to directions.
  • Preparation of vegetables, salads and sandwiches.
  • Assist in keeping all surfaces and storage areas clean and tidy.
  • Preparation of trolley, meal trays and hot trolleys to units.
  • Clearing away and restocking the unit kitchenettes with crockery etc.
  • Preparation of simple meals and beverages under supervision of the chef in charge.
  • Have due regard and respect for residents/relatives request for beverages outside scheduled meal times.
  • Washing up all crockery and utensils used in the course of the day.
  • Maintain the floor area is clean and free of grease or spillages at all times and wash floor area daily.
  • Adhere to the agreed cleaning rotas and schedules.
  • Have knowledge of specific Fire Precautions within the kitchen area as well as Fire Regulations throughout the home.
  • Notify the Head Chef immediately from any of the illnesses: vomiting, diarrhoea, septic skin legions, skin rashes, discharge from ear, eyes, nose and any other sites.

Job Type:

Full-time Permanent


£9.50 - £10 an hour


36 hours a week


60 Dunmow Road, Hertfordshire, Bishop's Stortford, CM23 5HL

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