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Nursing Home - Assistant Chef (Holy Cross)

Salary: £12.30 per hour (£22,386 per annum)


Closing date: 20 June 2024

Please note, St Cuthbert’s Care reserve the right to close this vacancy early if a sufficient number of applications is received prior to the closing date.

Location: Holy Cross Nursing Home, Sunderland

Hours: 35 hours per week. Enhanced overtime rate

The role

We are looking for an Assistant Chef to join us at our incredible nursing home based in Sunderland. As an Assistant Chef you will be responsible for planning and providing nutritious meals to our residents. In addition to this you will assist the Chef with budgets, monitor kitchen stocks and order supplies. You will also take responsibility for the kitchen in the absence of the Chef.

If this sounds like the role for you, we would love to hear from you. Click to Read the job description here.

Why work for us

St Cuthbert’s Care is a values-based, registered social care charity, committed to enabling people to reach their personal potential.

The charity’s areas of work include nursing homes for older people, children in care and services for people with disabilities.

We are proud to be the first regional charity in the North East, delivering adult social care as part of our work, to be accredited by the Living Wage Foundation.

We offer our staff a range of additional benefits including:

  • 27 days annual leave, plus bank holidays, including a day off for your birthday
  • Ability to buy and sell annual leave
  • Company sick pay scheme
  • Staff savings scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Tech scheme
  • Free staff counselling service
  • Blue Light discount offering shopping discounts on thousands of stores
  • Charity workers’ discount
  • Free life assurance
  • Earn money and rewards with the Care Friends App
Apply for this job

To apply for this vacancy, please complete our online application form. If you have not heard from us within three weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful.

If you would like to discuss your application further, please call our recruitment line on 0191 228 8803 or alternatively email

Please note: We are unable to employ candidates requiring international visa sponsorship.