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Head Chef - Bushey

  • Location

    Bushey, Hertfordshire

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  • Job type:

    Full-time Condensed

  • Salary:

    Up to £35000.00 per annum + bonus (performance based) 15%

  • Contact:

    Blue Arrow

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Are you a passionate, self-motivated, proactive and experienced Head Chef?

Do you pride yourself on developing a brigade?

A leading brand of Care Home is seeking an experienced Head Chef to join their brigade at a site in Bushey.

Key information:

  • Salary : Up to £35,000, bonus (performance based) 15%
  • Working hours: 40 hours per week (Straight shifts)
  • Location : Hertfordshire, WD25


  • Company bonus scheme
  • Extremely competitive pension scheme
  • Free eye care tests and options for funding towards future spectacles if required
  • Refer a friend and get a cash bonus of up to £1000
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Study support
  • Holiday discounts
  • Life Insurance

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage and deliver all catering services throughout the home, ensuring that resident choice, dignity, confidentiality and safety are maintained
  • Develop and review the menu on a regular basis with acknowledgement to seasonal changes in supplies, sourcing through the Groups Procurement Processes
  • Monitor performance of suppliers' quality and pricing feeding back to procurement and/or the General Manager
  • Ensure the management and implementation of safe working procedures and practices in accordance with Health and Safety legislation

Skills/Experience required:

  • Appropriate supervisory experience and relevant qualifications pertaining to the safe delivery of Food & Hygiene or Catering Services
  • Minimum Level 3 in Catering or equivalent QCF qualification
  • Full clean driving license
  • Team player, self-motivated, proactive, flexible and adaptable
  • Ability to organise and prioritise workload, and work under pressure
  • Ability to communicate and manage interpersonal relationships

Click apply today or contact Luca De Los Rios in our Harrow Perm Team on 0208 427 6199 for further details.