Head Chef - Care Home

Melbourn Springs Care Home, Melbourn, Cambridgeshire, SG8 6FY

Pay:
£14.00 per hour

Hours:
40.00

Type:
Permanent

Shift:
Salaried

Posted:
28th August 2019

Closes:
28th September 2019

ABOUT THE ROLE

Are you a qualified Chef looking for more of a work life balance and the opportunity to make what you do matter? Do you take pride in your role and understand that good food plays a big part in all our lives? Are you a passionate Chef who enjoys delivering person centred hospitality?

As a Head Chef in a brand new Barchester care home, you will have the opportunity to work with fresh seasonal produce and deliver first class restaurant quality food, all whilst having a work life balance. 

Barchester is the only healthcare provider in the UK to be accredited as one of the best companies to work for by the Best Companies b-Heard Survey.

ABOUT YOU

• A personable approach with a genuine interest in the wellbeing of residents


• A good understanding of nutrition


• Experience of working with fresh seasonal food

• NVQs/SVQs or City & Guilds equivalent

• Up to date food hygiene


• Ability to create a warm and welcoming environment within our home

• Confidence engaging with residents to create appetising menus


• Strong budget and P&L skills

• A natural leader


• Strong kitchen management skills


REWARDS PACKAGE

• Work life balance - working days with alternate weekends


• Free learning and development

• Automatic enrolment into our profit share scheme

• A range of holiday, retail and leisure discounts

• Opportunity to showcase your talent at the annual Barchester Hospitality Awards

• Unlimited access to our Refer a Friend bonus scheme


If you are a passionate chef who is keen to be part of a company that centres on celebrating life and making a difference, Barchester is the place to be.


Why should you apply?

  • One of the best benefits and rewards packages
  • Great pay
  • Brilliant training
  • Freedom to do things the right way
  • Progression opportunities in over 200 care homes
  • Excellent benefits