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Assistant Chef

Permanent position – up to 16 hours per week, working 1 in 4 weekends. Typically working 3 – 4 shifts per week

Shift Patterns
Weekdays - 9:00am to 3.00pm or 2:30pm to 6:30pm
Saturday - 9:00am to 6:30pm
Sunday - 9:00am to 3:00pm

Due to the nature of the catering department flexibility with working hours is required

FTE salary up to £18,596 per annum, plus enhancements for bank holiday working.

Location: Carlisle

At Eden Valley Hospice, our catering team takes pride in supporting the provision of high-quality care to our patients and service users through the preparation of nutritious home-cooked meals which cater for a range of dietary requirements.

We are recruiting an Assistant Chef, who will work alongside our Catering Coordinator within our small catering team. You will already have some catering experience, along with a passion for delivering high standards and experience of working with a variety of dietary requirements. You will have excellent communication skills, with a hardworking and compassionate approach to work.

Here is what some of our current catering team said about working at the Hospice:

“A rewarding and fulfilling role” - Sarah – Assistant Chef
“We are here for the patients” - Mary – Assistant Chef

For details of the benefits of working for the Hospice, click here.

To apply for the post, please complete an application form. For guidance on making an application, please click here.

Closing date: 10am, Monday 22nd August 2022

Please note: We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications.


Job Description and Person Specification

Downloadable Application Form

Eden Valley Hospice & Jigsaw is an equal opportunity employer.

All posts are subject to recruitment checks.

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