Chef

Location
East London
Salary
Up to 9ph
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
14 Aug 2017
Ref
compass/TP/299488/32487/GJ
Contact
Ms Georgia Johnson
Job Function
Chef
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Chef to join our highly motivated team in this educational environment, to prepare, assemble, cook all menu dishes, providing high quality dishes for the customer and client.

Package description

Monday to Friday role!

Term time only

Main responsibilities
  • Assist in general cleaning of the kitchen, maintaining high standards of hygiene
  • Drive sales through centrally driven menu plans and promotions and ensure compliance through preferred suppliers
  • Provide high quality service to customers and client in line with a food service offer that is applicable to sector and client
  • To ensure all tasks associated with food production, front and back of house services and any general support services are carried out with due regard to all Health & Safety and Food Safety regulations.
Ideal candidate
  • Ideally, you will have NVQ Level 1/2 in food preparation and cooking or equivalent
  • Proven experience as a Chef
  • Basic Food Hygiene certificate
  • Has a proven desire for the delivery of the highest quality of service and food offer obtainable
  • Competent to work within or lead, manage and develop the team
  • Team player
  • A 'Can-do' attitude
About the company

Chartwells, part of Compass Group UK & Ireland, is the leading provider of catering and support services to schools, colleges and universities in the UK. Chartwells works with over 2,000 education units including primary schools, secondary schools, independent schools, colleges and universities. Central to Chartwells is its Eat, Learn, Live ethos, which helps to educate young people about how to have a happy, safe and healthy lifestyle while contributing to a sustainable world.

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.