The Cambian Group, are one of the UK's largest provider of specialist services in education, mental health rehabilitation and learning disabilities.Cambian are currently at the very top of the leader board, in relation to CQC ratings for their Adult Services provisions, with 93% Good/Outstanding awarded. St Augustine's Hospital A purpose built 32-bed hospital specialising in psychiatric rehabilitation and recovery for men aged 18-65. St Augustine's provides state of the art facilities for patients to assist them with their return to independent living. The service offers the perfect environment for individuals to engage in community based rehabilitation and recovery. Job Profile We are seeking a flexible self motivated individual who is able to work on their own initiative. You must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, along with the ability to demonstrate non-discriminatory working practices. The candidate will assist in, and in the absence of the Head Cook, the organising and control of food preparation/consumption, working within the budgetary constraints whilst ensuring high standards of cleanliness and hygiene are maintained. This is permanent position. The successful individual will also be expected to work additional hours to cover annual leave and sickness absences. Candidate Profile The successful candidate must have experience of working within a catering environment and hold the relevant catering qualifications required for this position. You will be fluent in the operation of all kitchen machinery, ensuring the equipment is kept clean and in good working order. You will be expected to serve residents with their meals whilst maintaining portion control, and ensure the soiled crockery and utensils are put through the cleaning process in a timely manner at the end of each meal. Any offer of employment will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Report.