Cook Caerphilly

Abbeyfield Caerphilly

Vacancy Overview


24hrs per week to include weekends. (3 x 8 hour shifts from 09.30 - 18.30.)

£10.70 per hour 

Abbeyfield House, Monmouth


The opportunity: 

As a Cook, you’ll provide delicious and nutritious meals for our tenants. You’ll be sourcing fresh food, working to a budget, supporting to lead the team alongside the Chef Manager and adding some flavour to our tenants’ lives! Mealtimes are important, so we are looking for someone who can create exciting menus and recipes; after all, some of the happiest memories are made around the table. Some of our tenants may have cultural or dietary requirements, we are looking for someone who can consider their needs, likes and dislikes to ensure that they look forward to and enjoy their mealtimes. 

What we need from you: 

  • Communication skills – you’ll be working closely with the Chef and Service managers, a team of food service assistants and our tenants; they love to chat, so we need you to be approachable and friendly too. 
  • You’ll need some qualifications for this role, these includes NVQ Level 2 in Food Preparation/ Catering and Food Hygiene Level 2. We offer lots of training and support, we even have a training team who are dedicated to provide you with all the tools you need to succeed. 
  • Organisational skills – you will be chopping, dicing, slicing, mixing and marinating but you will also need to keep on top of the paperwork. You’ll support with menu plans, stock control, complete HACCP documents, adhere to Food Hygiene regulations and work to the budget, so we need someone who can cross the T’s and dot the I’s, as well as serving up delicious pies. 


What we will offer in return: 

  • Free Uniform, 
  • Free DBS Check 
  • Excellent work life balance 
  • Work when it suits you 
  • Wellbeing support 
  • Dedicated learning and development team 


What’s it like to work at Linc? 

Linc are passionate, ambitious and respectful. We take pride in everything we do; we are creating a happier, healthier Wales. 

We are creating an environment for people to flourish; we offer training, support, and career opportunities. 

We offer great work life balance, competitive salaries, excellent benefits, wellbeing support and much more! 

Our customers are at the heart of everything we do, so in one word – working at Linc is rewarding. 

What’s next? 

Click apply and complete the short application form – tell us all about you! You can also upload your CV, but this is optional, so don’t worry if you don’t have one. 

The advert will close at 23:45 on 7th December 2023. 

We reserve the right to close the advert before this date once we are in receipt of sufficient applications. 


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This post is subject to a DBS check.

Job Closing Date:
15 February 2024