Colten Care Ltd

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Colten Care proudly offers more than the National Living Wage without compromising on benefits. Take a look at the reasons why we are ‘giving you more’...



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Under the supervision of the Chef, the role of Kitchen Domestic is to wash-up and put away all dishes, cutlery and equipment and to ensure all kitchen areas are clean and hygienic. You will assist with general kitchen duties such as making sure everyone has a plentiful supply of clean water and drinks and ensure that all regulations for food health and hygiene are adhered to at all times.



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Priority will be given to candidates who have relevant experience in catering and/or hospitality.

Additionally, you must be a friendly, kind, honest and reassuring person and an effective communicator, able to read and understand English. Ideally, you already have experience of working in a similar environment. As well as being a good team worker, you can prioritise and work on your own initiative. We especially want to recruit people who share our goal of delivering the expert care and attention to detail that our residents deserve. That means cherishing the individual needs of residents and their families and putting those needs at the centre of everything we do each day.





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we offer truly competitive rates of pay plus excellent enhancements
support with studies and diploma qualifications (depending on job role)
excellent inductions, training and ‘on the job’ support
you’ll be trained to the nationally recognised ‘care certificate’ standard
we provide fantastic homely environments
work with friendly teams and a great support network of internal professionals
offer real career progression opportunities
reward you for recommending others to work for Colten Care
we annually review salaries and hourly pay rates
paid breaks
additional hours / overtime opportunities
hot meal on duty if worked 8 hours or more
free uniforms provided
contributory pension scheme
background checks at no cost to you
‘Extras’ our exclusive employee discount scheme with access to a free advisory support service for team members and their families








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Colten Care is an expanding family-owned business with 20 beautifully appointed care homes across Dorset, Hampshire, Wiltshire and West Sussex. Our services include residential, general nursing, dementia and short-stay care. We are a prestigious, award-winning healthcare provider that champions the latest approaches to person-centred care. Each of our homes has a distinct character while retaining that all-important sense of ‘home.’ We play an active role in furthering dementia friendly communities as part of our work.

Our aims are simple: to be recognised as both the care home ‘provider of choice’ and ‘employer of choice.’








More contact info: Get in touch with the team on 01425 460960













Note: Your employment is subject to the receipt of two satisfactory job references plus an enhanced disclosure and barring service (DBS) background check.