Chef

Recruiter
Catering Academy Limited
Location
Solihull
Salary
£9 per hour
Posted
08 Aug 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Catering Academy is a multi-award winning dynamic, fresh and vibrant contract catering company, with a reputation for bringing innovative solutions to a wide range of catering and ancillary services for the Business and Industry, Education and Healthcare sectors.

Our ethos and values ensure training and development at all levels with great career opportunities for progression within the organisation.

Why it’s great to work for Catering Academy

We recognise the importance of our people both within our values and our performance and we reward them by offering a great Benefits Package:

Competitive salary packageFull uniform including shoesMeals and beverages on duty Enhanced annual leave allowanceCompany sick pay scheme Workplace pension Recognition reward and awardsLong service awardsFantastic Career Development OpportunitiesAnnual Salon Culinaire and Awards DinnerWe are looking for….

Job Title: Chef
Location: Solihull - B90 2EL
Salary: £9.00 hourly rate
Hours: 24 hrs a week – Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday (3pm finish times)

Responsibilities of role

Working under the guidance of a Chef Manager the role will be developmental and ideal for someone who wants to develop their career. We are looking for a strong Chef with excellent craft skills to join the team at this prestigious contract in Solihull.

  • To work with the Chef Manger to consistently deliver excellent food and level of customer service to our clients within agreed financial parameters
  • Regular appraisal of services provided with a focus on resident engagement, driving additional sales and controlling costs.
  • Ensuring implementation and maintenance of all statutory and company standards of hygiene, food safety and health & safety
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships both with company individuals and client personnel at all levels

Our ideal candidate will

  • Be quality driven
  • Have extensive experience within the healthcare sector
  • Knowledge and experience of working within a care home or diet kitchen is an advantage.
  • Have excellent culinary skills with an attention to detail
  • A creative thinker with sound knowledge of the latest food trends
  • Be a real ‘foodie’ with passion and enthusiasm for fresh food and great service by adopting ‘person centred’ principles
  • Have sound knowledge of hygiene, health and safety requirements
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work in a pressurised environment
  • Have a great understanding of running a commercial contract and be ‘Street Wise’ and understand their competitors
  • Demonstrate confidence with a ‘Can do’ attitude
  • Be naturally outgoing and energetic with an ability to train and inspire
  • Confident to communicate effectively and professionally at all levels
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