Location: St Marks Court

Contract Type: Bank

Closing Date: 30 August 2019

Salary: Competetive

Specific Hours: Bank


Here at St Marks Court we are looking for a committed Cook. We take pride in the quality of our residents’ meals and are looking for someone to take on this responsibility to ensure they have the best possible stay here.

We are looking for someone who is an experienced Cook or has knowledge in managing a kitchen team to cook and serve nutritious, healthy meals. It is essential that we consider dietary requirements and cultural preferences. We are looking for someone who wants to be part of Akari Care and who will be proud to be a part of the family.

Akari Care will offer you development plans, never curb your enthusiasm and support you in every way. In return we will look to you to promote an atmosphere which enables our residents to be comfortable and thoroughly enjoy working at St Marks Court.

St Mark’s Court Care Home is situated in the centre of Gateshead. The Home serves a community that was in the past dominated by shipbuilding, and many of the staff and residents have lived in the area all their lives.

We see ourselves very much as a family here, and we get very positive feedback from relatives and visitors about the warm, friendly and homely atmosphere.

Benefits of working at Akari Care

  • A competitive starting salary with the opportunity to increase this through training and development
  • We cover the cost of your DBS check
  • Uniform provided
  • 28 days annual leave based on full time hours (Bank Holidays included)
  • Recognition schemes (Akari Star Award)


If St Marks Court sounds like somewhere you would like to work, then please get in touch to arrange a tour.

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