Kitchen Assistant


Coventry, Willowbrook (CV4 8DJ) & Bevan Court (CV3 5JB)


£9.50 per hour


19.5 hours per week

Contract Type:

Permanent, Part Time

Closing date:


The Role

We are looking for a Kitchen Assistant with passion and drive to join our Bevan Court scheme in Coventry. This role is a part time role, for 19.5 hours per week, with shifts on a rota, including weekends.

As a Kitchen Assistant you are required to provide and serve good home cooked meals to our residents, working under instruction as well as using your own initiative. You’ll work closely with the Cook, taking their lead to ensure our customers are catered to. You'll be responsible for menu planning specific to scheme requirements and liaising all changes with the Scheme Manager.

Our ideal candidate? We are looking for people who:

  • Experience of working in catering service
  • Have a Food Safety Level 2 qualification – or must be obtained within 6 months of employment
  • Are confident in operating a basic till and cash handling
  • Are highly motivated to develop self and others for consistent quality service delivery
  • Have a sufficient knowledge of HAACP and implementation


Who are we? Retirement Living with Midland Heart provides homes to people 55+ years of age, retired or not, with the needs of them and their loved ones in mind. We’re all about creating safe and secure environments where our customers can enjoy their independence and lead fulfilling lives, in a place they’re proud to call home. Supported by our dedicated team of Retirement Living professionals, our customers expect a first-class landlord service, high-quality shared social activities and spaces that allow them to be active and laugh together with their friends and families. We welcome people from every walk of life, at every stage of their career. We expect a lot from our people but in return you can be assured of a great place to work, where you will be well rewarded and where great people are able to succeed and develop their potential.

To find out more about Willowbrook & Bevan Court, please visit: and

Interested? Click on "Candidate Information" below for a full Role Profile. Applying is easy - simply register on our candidate portal uploading a CV and Covering Letter, which show us that you have what it takes to make a success of the role.

Applications close at midnight on Wednesday 16th June 2021, however the advert may close earlier, dependent on the volume of applications received.

We’re proud to be a Disability Confident Employer. Please feel free to contact us if you would like to discuss any adjustments you might need in order to be successful in this role.