Assistant Chef

West Bridgford

£7.80 - £8.50 per hour

Location: West Bridgford, Nottingham
Contract: Full Time
Benefits: In house mandatory training, development and opportunities for progression.

Responsibilities

– To assist in providing meals and refreshments in accordance with the homes procedures.
– Follow the four week menu systems unless directed differently by the Head Chef.
– Ensuring special diets are prepared and cooked correctly.
– Provide food that is attractively presented, nutritionally balanced and served at the correct temperature.
– Ensure that the Food Safety & Health Legislation standards are adhered to.
– Keeping up to date with the best practise and undertaking training as set out by Newcare Homes.
– Liaising with Head Chef with regards to food orders and stock control.
– Checking deliveries for accuracy and quality and reporting any problems to the Head Chef.
– Working as a member of the team in the Kitchen by preparing and serving the food, cleaning of the kitchen and equipment and ensuring the observance of safe working practices.
– Helping with the preparation of food for activities and events.

Experience required:

– City and Guilds General Catering 7061 & 7062 and/or NVQ Level 2&3
– Previous experience in a restaurant or care home environment is essential.

If you are looking for a role which offers support and professional development whilst also providing opportunities to influence and develop key aspects of residents care please contact Laura Cullen in the first instance at careers@newcarehomes.com