Care Home Head Chef – Uxbridge – £23K

  • London
  • Salary: 23000*0
  • Reference: J34585/FA

Position: Care Home Head Chef – Uxbridge – £23K
Area: Uxbridge , North West London
Salary: £23K

Amber Mace are recruiting a Head Chef to work in a well-established and highly regarded elderly care home near Uxbridge , North West London. As Head Chef, you will run a small kitchen team of 4 staff and will produce quality meals for the residents within the service. We are looking for someone that has a passion for cooking along with the ability to be creative in the kitchen. The home’s objective is to offer the residents a 3 course fine dining experience, along with daily freshly baked snacks. So if you enjoy cooking, have the experience within a similar setting, please apply below!

Job Role:
• You will help manage all catering functions within the care home, guaranteeing that resident choice, happiness and dignity are maintained.
• Preparing ingredients for cooking, including portioning, chopping, and storing food. Ensuring all areas/work stations are clean and tidy whilst adhering to Health and Safety policies.
• Contribute to the development and improvement of the Menu, ensuring cost effective services are provided for residents.
• Making sure dietary and nutritional needs are met
• Kitchen rota
• Ability to create up to 4 different menus a year
• Ability to be imaginative within the kitchen

What you need:
• Are you passionate about food?
• Are you organised and able to prioritise your workload under pressure?
• Are you able to communicate and manage interpersonal relationships?
• Do you have at least one years’ experience in catering?
• Are you aware of the safe delivery of Food & Hygiene services and CQC regulations?
• Are you a self-motivated and pro-active individual?

Salary & package
• £23K – negotiable for the right person
• Hours can be flexible-!
• Pension
• Excellent holiday entitlement

For more information regarding this opportunity or to apply please contact Fiona Appleton at Amber Mace on 01904 571187 or send your CV