Kitchen Porter

Core responsibilities

  • To prepare vegetables and other foodstuffs and beverages as directed by Head Chef/Chef in charge.
  • To wash dishes and kitchen utensils. To fill, operate and empty the dishwasher as required
  • To ensure that waste is disposed of in the correct and safe manner as detailed by the Head Chef.
  • To assist with the serving of food as required.
  • To assist in ensuring that the kitchen and food storage areas are left clean and tidy.
  • To perform all tasks within laid down Hygiene Rules and Regulations.
  • Any other duties as reasonably expected.

In line with Health and Safety Policy the job holder is expected to; 

  • Take reasonable care of his/her own health, safety and welfare and that of other people who may be affected by his/her actions or omissions.
  • To comply with health and safety law and Health and safety Policies and Procedures.
  • Not to misuse or interfere with, intentionally or recklessly, anything provided in the interests of safety.

The job holder is also expected to

  • Act in an honest, responsible and respectful manner to others.
  • Be responsible for their own professional conduct.
  • Comply everywhere and in all circumstances with the laws and regulations connected with their activities.
  • Comply with our obligations to our key stakeholders.
  • To attend mandatory training as required

Location Summary

The Poldhu has a warm, welcoming and relaxing environment, with a vibrant community of residents, relatives, staff and friends. Set in 10 acres of grounds overlooking Poldhu Cove on the Lizard in Cornwall, the home has spacious lounges, a beautiful dining room and comfortably decorated bedrooms, with sea views.

The Poldhu Care Home
The Poldhu Care Home, Poldhu Road, Mullion, Helston, Cornwall, TR12 7JB
Employment Type
Full Time, Part Time, Bank
Rate of Pay / Salary
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