Chef Manager - West Hall, West Byfleet, Surrey
A unique opportunity has become available for a Chef Manager at West Hall in West Byfleet, Surrey is Anchor’s flagship care home.
The beautifully restored dining hall in the Manor House offers a delightful dining experience for everyone. Featuring a vaulted ceiling with exposed wooden beams and a stained glass archway, our bistro is fully licensed and ideal for get-togethers with other residents and guests.
The Redwood Suite
For bespoke dining in a traditional setting at West Hall, the private Redwood Suite is an intimate dining room available for hire for birthday parties and family celebrations.
Contracted Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Shift pattern: Alternate weekends
Reporting into the Home Manager, you will be:
Working social hours managing a dedicated catering team offering the very best in quality of food, customer service and a resident dining experience.
Required knowledge & experience:
We are ideally looking for an existing Chef Manager with a recognised catering qualification or a minimum of 2 years’ experience working within a kitchen environment in a management capacity.
You will also have a real passion for working with older people, cooking with fresh ingredients and have experience of managing a kitchen team.
A level 3 food hygiene certificate is desirable but not essential as we offer excellent training
Basic knowledge of dietary requirements for older people and the impact of food types on medication
Health & safety procedures including control of substances harmful to health (COSHH) and food safety standards.
Experience of managing a kitchen team
Innovative ways of presenting food on a plate
Involvement with designing menus and recipes
Passion in cooking using fresh ingredients
Flexible and able to work as part of a team and individually
A keen interest in working with elderly people
Experience of working towards a budget when ordering stock
Recruitment Agencies please note that we do not recognise speculative CVs, should you submit a speculative CV we will assume the candidate as our own.
Location: West Hall, West Byfleet Surrey KT14 6EY
To apply, please send an up to date CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note the application closing date may change if we receive a high volume of application