Sanctuary Personnel, an award-winning and renowned Recruitment Agency is looking for an experienced and dedicated Head Chef/Support Services Manager to work in Chelmsford. The pay rate for this locum Chef role is £14 - £15.94 per hour (Assignment rate).
Assists with the provision of a catering service within a Hospital with a particular emphasis on the planning, preparation, cooking and serving of meals
- Undertakes the planning, preparation and cooking of meals taking account of any special requests or dietary requirements within the unit
- Takes full shift responsibility for the catering operation (in the absence of the Head Chef).
- Ensures the cost-effective and efficient control of stock including placing orders for food products and the checking / reconciliation of deliveries. Ensures that wastage is minimal.
- Assists the Head Chef by researching and creating new menus ensuring meals are of a high quality and compliment healthy eating guidelines.
- Supervises assigned catering staff ensuring their quality of work continues to meet required operational standards including food safety and cleanliness.
Requirements of the Head Chef:
- Numerate, literate and qualified to NVQ2 or equivalent
- Organises and prioritises own workload within established procedures
- Excellent communication and negotiation skills.
- Good organisation and time management
- Some knowledge of specialised diets may be required (Dysphagia, Allergens, etc)
Benefits of Working for Sanctuary Personnel:
- Daily payroll
- Free DBS and compliance service
- Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies
- Your own dedicated consultant with extensive Chef knowledge
- Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each candidate you refer who we successfully place
- Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us
- Clinical governance support
- In house payroll system
- An industry-leading shift booking system
- Nationwide coverage including the Channel islands
This Chef job is advertised by Hollie Mills; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.