Job reference: RB OH

Area: City of Edinburgh
Working pattern: Part-time
Closing date: Open
Rate of pay: various

 

RB2 OH PERSONAL CHEF:

We are looking to recruit a chef to join our PA team supporting a vibrant and creative young disabled woman, living in Oxgangs, Edinburgh. She is an avid traveller and loves food from around the world, so we need for someone who is confident cooking up lots of different types of cuisines. The role will involve coming up with exciting meal plans, doing meal prep, organising, stockpiling and keeping on top of kitchen admin. Most importantly, you will have a passion for nutritious food and the desire to support a disabled person to live the most fulfilling life as possible.

THE ROLE:

We are looking for someone who loves to cook, either in their own home or with catering/chef experience. We require someone who is reliable and committed to their role with good time keeping and the ability to work efficiently, cooking quickly and with confidence. You will be comfortable with batch cooking. You will require knowledge of or interest in cuisines from around the world and will be excited by the idea of trying out new recipes. She considers herself an ‘opportunivore’, and enjoys a very flexible diet.. she enjoys eating meat sometimes but goes for vegan and vegetarian options too, so we require varied cooking skills form our chef. You will be patient and a good listener, with a clear and calm communication style. Organisational skills will be key to this role, with responsibilities including coming up with and planning meals, keeping on top of what is in the kitchen and coming up with lists of stock to order. All meals will be planned and prepped for in advance so that the care team are as present as possible for hands on caregiving.

 

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Confidence in the kitchen
  • Experience with international cuisines
  • Passion for good food
  • Good communication skills
  • Patience
  • Organisational skills
  • (Advantageous) Experience as a chef or working in catering

 

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Planning all meals
  • Prepping all meals
  • Batch cooking for days ahead
  • Organising / Labelling all meals for appropriate days
  • Making sure food is ordered when it is needed
  • Keeping on top of use so that nothing goes to waste
  • Keeping the kitchen and appliances clean and tidy after use

 

PAY RATE:

£10.88 per hour

 

HOURS:

  • 12 hours per week (2 x 6hr shifts)
  • Flexible working hours / days
  • One shift at the start of the week and one towards the end of the week

 

 

RB3 OH CLEANER:

We are looking to recruit a cleaner to join our PA team supporting a vibrant and creative young disabled woman, living in Oxgangs, Edinburgh. The role covers the basic cleaning of her small two bedroom flat, keeping on top of housework to free up time for carers to give the hands on care required. You will be joining a friendly and committed team who require reliability and an enthusiastic attitude.

 

 

THE ROLE:

We are looking for an experienced cleaner who works efficiently and thoroughly, who has good time keeping skills and is very reliable. Your role will include keeping on top of general tidiness, deep cleaning the bathroom and kitchen, sweeping and mopping floors, cleaning windows and mirrors, and emptying bins. You will be patient and have a calm and clear communication style.

 

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • (Advantageous) Cleaning experience
  • Efficient and thorough
  • Patience
  • Calm communication
  • Reliability

 

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Keeping all rooms tidy and clean
  • Occasional organisation when instructed
  • Deep cleaning (moving furniture to clean underneath, dusting, washing windows, wiping surfaces, bleaching floors, cleaning bathroom including the toilet, sink, mirror, walls and the plug hole, and the kitchen including all appliances and the sink)
  • General cleaning (sweeping, mopping, emptying bins, cleaning surfaces etc…)

 

PAY RATE:

£10.88 per hour

 

HOURS:

  • 6 hours per week (2 x 3 hour shifts)
  • Flexible shifts

How to apply

Download the appropriate application pack with job description and application form:

RB1 OH Personal Care Assistant Application Pack 2021

RB2 OH Personal Chef Application Pack 2021

RB3 OH Cleaner Application Pack 2021

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