Qualified Chef

Location
Camberwell
Salary
£9.20 - £9.20
Posted
15 Oct 2018
Closes
12 Nov 2018
Ref
Compass/TP/291891/45370
Contact
Miss Chantel Power
Job Function
Chef
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Chef to join our team. You will look after patients on the ward, contributing to the efficient running of the kitchen. Responsible for producing a variety of dishes to the highest standard, whilst ensuring the kitchen runs smoothly, safely and hygienically.

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 pressurized environment
  • A team player with experience of supervising a team within a similar environment
  • Qualification NVQ level 2 in food preparation and cooking or equivalent
About the company

Healthcare Retail, part of Compass Group, is passionate about delivering excellent products, standards and customer service to patients, staff and visitors in over 50 NHS hospitals around the UK through convenience and catering retail formats.  The portfolio comprises of a number of high street brand franchises including Costa Coffee and M&S Simply Food as well as a selection of in house brands.