Head Cook - Thetford - Permanent - £9.70

Contract Personnel Limited
Thetford, Norfolk
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Head Cook – Thetford – Permanent - £9.70 per hour

Contract Personnel are currently working closely with our Thetford based client who are recruiting for a head cook.

As Head Cook you will be in charge of the smooth running of the unit. Leading the catering team and you will have full responsibility for the training and development of all staff. As well as managing the onsite catering you will be responsible for the up keep and stock of onsite vending machines. The hours for this role be based on a 30 hour contract, shifts times will vary from either 8:30am till 2pm or 2pm till 7pm.


* Plan, organise and monitor controls of food quality, presentation and service.
* Assist with the preparation of the Annual Budget Achieve and maintain the food cost within the unit.
* Ensure that all kitchen equipment is maintained at all times.
* Prepare food using fresh ingredients.
* Prepare menus and develop recipes.
* Ensure all team members are working in line with current legislation at all times.
* Be responsible for the cleaning and maintaining of the kitchen and facilities to include all aspects of Health and Safety.
* Previous experience in purchasing and stock control is desirable.


* Previous Catering experience within a similar environment.
* Supervisory/Management skills.
* Relevant professional catering qualification.
* Good understanding of budgets.

If you feel you have the right experience and that this position is perfect for you then please do get in touch ASAP, call Mitch on (Apply online only) or email your CV to