Residential Care Home Cook

Posted 25 January by Carefirst Recruitment Ltd

Carefirst Recruitment Ltd are looking for Residential Care Home Chefs who want to work in a residential care home we have flexible shifts and guranteed hours available. The Ideal Chef for this position is must be able to cook traditional British food and must be able to cook food from scratch.

  • Ensuring that standards and working practices conform to Health & Safety legislation in this area of work.
  • Dealing with issues appropriately when they arise.
  • Cooking lunch and preparing snacks within the centre taking account of dietary, cultural and religious needs.
  • Attending meetings with centre managers to discuss menus and allow time to plan meals on a weekly basis.
  • Ordering produce, ensuring that it is sufficient to cover the number of meals required.
  • Ensuring that standards and working practices conform to Health & Safety legislation in this area of work.

Skills and Experience

  • Knowledge of food Hygiene.
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety requirements.
  • Knowledge of emergency procedures and taking appropriate action.
  • Experience of working to strict budgets and catering deadlines.

Qualification

  • Food Hygiene Certificate

All successful candidates will need to undertake an enhanced DBS check and five years checkable work history.

Please do not apply for this position if you don't have the above requirements or if you have no experience working for a local authority.

Required skills

  • Chef
  • Cooking
  • assistant cook
  • gsk

Reference: 33115612

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