Chef De Partie (Long-Term Sick Cover)
We are looking for a talented, enthusiastic and experienced Chef De Partie (Long-term sick cover) to prepare, assemble, cook all menu dishes, providing high quality dishes for the customer and client. 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.Main responsibilities
-To prepare, cook and assemble menus aligned to client environment and centrally driven menus and promotions where appropriate
-Follow set portion control and ensure all food is purchased in the first instance from our preferred list of suppliers wherever possible
-To ensure all food is stored, handled and packed at the correct temperature and in accordance with Food Handling and Hygiene Regulations.
-To maintain records of temperatures and remedial action taken where necessary, reporting all issues to your line manager
-To serve on the food counters in the client’s premises following all customer service standards
-Use machinery as shown and trained to ensure equipment is used safely and in accordance with legislation, and reporting of equipment issues to your line manager
-To ensure that work areas are kept clean and that all waste is recorded and disposed of correctly.
-To be competent and skilled to work in all areas of preparation, cook and counter service.
-Ensure the quality and presentation of the food is to the highest standard and specification.
-Ensure the quality and the presentation
-City & Guilds 706/1 & 2 or NVQ equivalent
-Experience of supervising a team
-Good people skills
-Passion about food and customer service
-Experience in a similar environment
-Food Hygiene Certificate
-High standards and quality driven
-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.