Day Services Cook


PKAVS (Perth & Kinross Association of Voluntary Service)

£15,910 - £17,338 per annum, pro rata (Starting salary: £16,539 per annum, pro rata)

Part Time

1 Year Fixed Term

25 hours, may include some unsocial hours

12th November 2017

20th November 2017

The Gateway, North Methven Street, Perth, PH1 5PP



Our Organisation

PKAVS is the leading charity enhancing lives and connecting communities throughout Perth & Kinross. Every year, PKAVS improve the quality of life of over 5,000 local people, including adults with mental ill health, young and adult unpaid carers and minority communities. Through support and working in partnership, PKAVS help individuals to overcome personal barriers and ensure they have every chance to achieve their goals in life.

Job Purpose

An opportunity has arisen for a cook to join the team at PKAVS Perth Day Services. The key objectives within this role will be to:

  • Work to a pre-determined budget to ensure costs are controlled.
  • Prepare a varied and nutritious 3 course meal five days a week for up to 25 clients.
  • Maintain the kitchen area to ensure it meets with statutory food hygiene regulations and complies with PKAVS Health &Safety regulations.

Please be advised that a short practical test will form part of the interview process.

A food hygiene certificate and experience of working in catering are essential for this role and a recognised catering qualification would be desirable.

If you wish to have an informal discussion about this role, please contact Laura McKenzie, PKAVS Adult Carers Coordinator on 01738 567076.

Below or on request by emailing Please note CVs will not be accepted.

Closing date for applications – Sunday 12th November 2017

Interview date – to be confirmed  

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