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Assistant Chef (Full-time) - Quarry House

11 June 2019 17:43

Job Title: Assistant Chef

Responsible to: Operations Manager

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Acting as 1st chef on days when the head chef is not working, preparing the main midday meal and serving to residents, ensuring that diabetics, soft diets and other dietary needs are catered for
  • On other days, preparation and serving of evening meals (soup and sandwiches, a hot dish and pudding) for all our residents, and preparation of vegetables for the following day’s midday meal
  • Assisting the head chef as requested
  • Cleaning of kitchen and kitchen equipment
  • Consultation with residents of personal menu choice
  • Training of kitchen staff in hygiene, cooking skills
  • Maintenance of records
  • Attending and participating in orientation, manual handling and other training when asked to do so

In order to be successful for this position, we would expect you to have the following:

  • Current food hygiene certificate
  • Experience of cooking in a care home or similar environment
  • Experience of supervising other catering staff
  • Good spoken and written English

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