17 Jan 2017

Cook/Chef Care Home

POSITIVE EMPLOYMENT – Posted by Oneal JosephLondon, England, United Kingdom

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Job Description

We are looking for an experienced Chef/Cook to prepare and serve lunches, supper and afternoon teas 5 days per week including some weekends, working from 8am – 5:30pm. Providing good meals is a vital part of our care and service delivery so you will be a self-starter with knowledge of the dietary requirements for older people, good communication and leadership skills, a commitment to high standards and an affinity towards older people.

Ideally you will be a qualified Chef with experience of working in the catering industry and food preparation, plus hold a City & Guilds or NVQ qualification and Food Hygiene Certificate level 2.
In return, we offer generous pay rates (up to £10.50 p/h depending on experience), auto-enrolment pension scheme, 28 days holiday (pro rata) and excellent training and development opportunities. You’ll also enjoy attractive working conditions among a friendly, professional team.
This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS

You will be responsible for delivering a high-quality catering service, planning menus with residents which are varied and interesting to meet individual tastes and dietary requirements.
You will manage our dedicated catering team, ensuring the highest standards of nutrition, hygiene and safety.

An experienced caterer is required, with good planning, budget and stock control abilities.

Excellent people skills are required to maintain positive relationships with residents and members of staff.

55 places in total for residential, dementia and respite care.

How to Apply

If your previous experience meet the above criteria please apply now by uploading your CV.Our recruitment team will consider whether or not your application is suitable for this vacancy.If you do not hear from us within 14 days of your application, please be aware that in this instance your CV does not meet requirement for this position.Positive Employment do no discriminate on grounds of Disability, Race, Age, Gender, Sexual Orientation and Comply with all relevant UK legislation.

Job Categories: Private Sector. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: Care Home, Chef, Cook, Dietary, and NVQ qualification and Food Hygiene Certificate level 2. Salary: Less than £20,000.

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