Head Chef - Elderly Care

Bright Selection
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Head Chef - Elderly Care Home in Surrey

This is an excellent opportunity for a qualified chef to join a well-established and reputable care home in the Dorking area. Our client is a medium sized elderly nursing and residential care home with a 5 star food hygiene rating and has a good rating on every CQC standard.

Responsibilities include

  • Reporting to the Registered Home Manager
  • Control and direct food preparation
  • Management of nutritional requirements within the menu
  • Delivering varied menu options and catering for different dietary needs of elderly care residents
  • Management of costs and budgeting
  • Team management of the catering staff
  • Health and Safety
  • Liaise with external professionals including environmental health and work with residents and families
  • Raising standards - ensuring the best quality and most nutritional menu is provided on a daily basis

Essential Criteria

  • Qualified Chef
  • At least 2 years' experience in a Chef or Head Chef appointment
  • Proven track record in hospitality or healthcare setting
  • Able to demonstrate understanding and ability to create a nutritional menu

For more information please contact Lisa-Maria Kirwan at Bright Selection