Nursery Head Chef- Eilmar Montessori School and Day Nursery

Swans Day Limited
From £7.60 to £8.60 per hour
12 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are looking for a passionate Nursery Chef to join our team. As a nursery chef, you will be required to provide nutritionally balanced, freshly prepared meals for the children in our care and to be totally responsible for the safe and hygienic management of the nursery kitchen.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join the first Montessori school in Ruislip, Hours are from 7:30/8:00- 13:00/13:30.

Your role will include:-

To ensure provision is made for children with special dietary needs, to include following a system to ensure that children are only given appropriate food.

To ensure that the kitchen is cleaned to an appropriate standard and carry out all cooking and cleaning duties in accordance with Environmental Health requirements.

To assist with developing a monthly menu plan which provides a nutritional diet for children in the appropriate age range.

To provide a weekly shopping list for the Nursery Manager to purchase items required.

To serve food in conjunction with other Nursery Staff and to clear away and leave the kitchen area prepared for the following day.

Person specification

Essential criteria

1.Relevant qualification in food safety/catering.

2.Good communication skills.

3.Commitment to equal opportunities.

4.Current food hygiene certificate.

5.Friendly and flexible approach at work which facilitates the development of effective relationships.

Desirable criteria

1.Willingness to learn and to undertake further training.

2.Some experience of working with young children.

3.Current First Aid at Work qualification.

Terms and conditionsHours: Dependant on Nursery needs

Salary range: Dependant on Qualifications and Experience

This post is not exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and does require a Disclosure Barring Scheme check. Applicants must be prepared to disclose any convictions they may have and any orders which have been made against them.

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