Heritage Oaks Healthcare Ltd
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Heritage Oaks Healthcare are working alongside a local Nursing Home based in the S2 Area of Sheffield.

We are looking to recruit a Chef to join their ever growing team.

You will be required to:

- Plan and provide meals for residents within the agreed budgets.
- It is agreed that when full capacity The Nursing Home will run with a maximum of 195 hours worked (per week) in the kitchen. The staffing shall be pro rate with less Residents in occupation.
- Ensure stock is maintained to a minimum level at all times.
- Control systems of food allocation to minimise wastage.
- Ensure there is no theft in the kitchen.
- Do not allow staff members to help themselves to food.
- Make sure that everyone entering the kitchen wears a white coat or apron.
- Ensure that the equipment is in full working order.
- Maintain a balanced diet and varied four-week menus.
- Ensure all Residents are listened to and appropriate action taken with regard to specific dietary requests.
- Visit all new residents to find out their likes and dislikes within three days of admission.
- Supervise kitchen staff and ensure that they are fully trained.
- Order provisions.
- Ensure high standards of hygiene are maintained at all times.
- Participate in social activities with residents as and when needed.
- Co-operate with Health & Safety Policy.
- Keep written records where relevant including the Hazard Checklist Policy.
- Participate in training.
- Check the hours worked by the kitchen staff and to authorise Payment. (using Timesheets)
- Any other Ad-Hoc duties that may be expected.


Chef report's directly to the Business Manager.

If you are interested in this vacancy, please do not hesitate to call us or apply by clicking “Apply Now”

We look forward to Hearing from you.

Please note that this role is subject to a fully enhanced DBS check and references covering the last years will be requested. Cost of DBS met by the employee.

Heritage Oaks Healthcare acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Heritage Oaks Healthcare is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone