Apprentice Chef

5 days left

Location
Cheltenham
Salary
Includes attendance bonus, dependant on experience
Posted
01 Mar 2017
Closes
29 Mar 2017
Ref
compass/TP/217200/25944
Contact
Mr Matthew Turrell
Job Function
Chef
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Chef/Cook to join our team. You will look after lots of hungry people, contributing to the efficient running of the kitchen. Responsible for producing a variety of dishes for the restaurant and meeting room areas to the highest standard, whilst ensuring the kitchen runs smoothly, safely and hygienically.

Package description

Development role for anyone interested in a career in catering

Successful candidates have to gain security clearance, this can take 8-12 months to complete, however a start date can be arranged between 8-12 weeks with limited responsibilities

Main responsibilities
  • Working together with the team
  • Using fresh ingredients to make good, quality food
  • Implement Health & Safety legislation and COSHH at all times
  • Cooking and preparation of high quality meals for potentially large volumes of customers
  • Extensive food knowledge with the ability to cook and present fresh food to a consistently high standard
Ideal candidate
  • Quality driven
  • Have excellent culinary skills with an attention to detail
  • A creative thinker with sound knowledge of the latest food trends
  • Have sound knowledge of hygiene, health and safety requirements
  • Self motivated with the ability to work in a pressurised environment
  • A team player with experience of supervising a team within a similar environment
  • You will have Qualified to NVQ level1/2 in food preparation and cooking or equivalent
About the company

Compass Group UK and Ireland is part of Compass Group Plc, the world's leading foodservice company. We specialise in providing food, vending and related services in our clients' premises. The company operates across the core sectors of Business & Industry, Defence, Offshore & Remote Site, Healthcare, Education, Sports & Leisure and Vending with an established brand portfolio.