Part-Time Assistant Cook
Part Time Assistant Cook - 4 Vacancies
Salary £17,355- £17,835 per annum, pro rata
Ranging between 13.5 and 28 hours per week, morning and evening hours available
Assistant Cook 3 7.30am - 1.00pm Thursday to Saturday
Assistant Cook 4 7.00am - 2.00pm Saturday to Monday
Assistant Cook 5 3.30pm - 8.00pm Sunday to Wednesday
Assistant Cook 6 3.30pm - 8.00pm Thursday to Saturday
Fircroft is a residential college occupying a former Cadbury family home, set in six acres of beautiful grounds in Selly Oak, Birmingham. We were originally founded to provide educational opportunities for some of the most disadvantaged and excluded members of society. One hundred years on from the birth of Fircroft College, its mission of 'social justice' is more relevant than ever. Fircroft is a thriving and ambitious College with a vast and diverse community of learners and a strong ethos.
We are looking to appoint five Assistant Cooks to cover a range of hours within our catering team. The key purpose of these roles will be to provide efficient and effective support in the kitchen to the Cook on duty. The main responsibilities will be to assist the Cook with food service across the day and any other duties as required. Other duties will include food preparation and cooking meals, serving food from the hot counter, washing up by hand or by using the automatic dish washer and setting up the dining room. You will be expected to follow a set menu to include traditional meals, vegetarian and some ethnic cookery. The role also involves working creatively with the Cook to ensure all diverse cultures and dietary requirements are catered for.
To be considered for this role you must have an NVQ 2 certificate in catering (or equivalent) and hold a basic Food Hygiene certificate. It is desirable that you have a good standard of education and able to demonstrate a sound understanding of basic food regulations. The successful candidate will have experience of working in a catering environment. It is essential that you have an awareness and commitment to safeguarding and equality, diversity and inclusion. You must be able to communicate effectively with students and other members of staff whilst having a flexible and reliable approach to work.
The right person will be someone who enjoys working at a fast pace with a variety of different tasks.
Benefits at Fircroft include free parking, free cooked lunch, free hot drinks, a relaxed, friendly and unique working environment, 6 acres of beautiful grounds, childcare voucher scheme, pension scheme and a passion for education, social justice and community improvement.
If you meet the criteria above and would like to apply for this role please press APPLY and we shall send you an application form.
Closing date for this post is: 27 April 2018
Interviews to take place the week commencing 14 May 2018
This College is committed to equality of opportunity, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults, and expects all staff to share this commitment.
We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.
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