Job Reference: 49944
Posted: Friday 17th June 2022
Closing Date: Tuesday 5th July 2022
Up to £9.80 per hour
Aston-under-Lyne, Tameside

Creative Support is a national, fast growing not-for-profit organisation providing support to individuals with a wide range of care needs. We are currently looking for a part-time Cook for our Wilshaw House Day Service in Ashton-under-Lyne.

Cook duties include:

  • To prepare and cook meals in line with an agreed menu plan for the day service and a varied menu for up to 28 service users a day.
  • You will have responsibility for the kitchen area, including shopping, stock control and rotation.
  • To keep all kitchen and dining areas clean and tidy according to the cleaning schedules.
  • To prepare food in a hygienic manner and in keeping with health and safety and food hygiene legislation.
  • To be part of a team that provides a reliable service.

Wilshaw House is based in Ashton-under-Lyne. It is around 20 minutes’ walk from the town centre and around 15 minutes on the bus from the centre of Ashton-under-Lyne.

An understanding and experience of working with older people is desirable.

The hours available will be on a weekly rotation – Week 1 – 20hours, working 4 days a week. Week 2 – 15hours, working 3 days a week.

Full support and training will be provided to enhance your skills.

We are a passionate, inclusive and anti-racist organisation. We embrace diversity and encourage applicants from all backgrounds and cultures. As a Disability Confident Employer we welcome applications from people with a disability, and as a proud Stonewall Diversity Champion we actively encourage applications from the LGBT+ community.

We would encourage you to apply to us even if you have not yet had your COVID 19 vaccine. You will be required to have your first COVID 19 vaccine prior to your interview and your second vaccine before you start work with us. This time will be used to complete post interview recruitment checks. Applicants who are unable to receive the vaccination on medical grounds are still welcome to apply with provision of their official NHS COVID pass letter of medical exemption.

We will be interviewing for this role as suitable applications are received and may close this role before the closing date upon a successful candidate being appointed.

Application Instructions:

In order to apply, please read the job description and then complete the online application form using the links above.

You can also download a copy of our application form using the links above. Completed Application Forms must be submitted to our Head Office address (below) or emailed to to be considered for the vacancy. If you have not received a response to your application within 10 working days of the closing date please accept this as notification of an unsuccessful application. Unsuccessful applicants must wait 6 months before reapplying.

If you require any advice on completing your application form, please call us on 0161 236 0829.

Recruitment Department, Creative Support Ltd, Wellington House, 131 Wellington Road South, Stockport, SK1 3TS

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