Chef - Kingsthorpe

Posted 20 May 2022
Salary£12.00 - £14.00 per hour + Plus enhancements
Job type Temporary
DisciplineHospitality & Catering
ContactKatrina Hyde

Job description

Chef - Kingsthorpe

Start: ASAP

Hours: Temp hours to cover holiday and sickness.

Rates: £12.00 - £13.00 with weekend enhancements

Opus, on behalf of Northamptonshire County, is looking to recruit a temporary chef to work in our care home in the Kingsthorpe area of Northampton.

Our home is a 44-bed care home, and it is a residential care home.

Key Objectives:

  • Prepare meals for residents according to a pre-set menu.
  • Be aware of residents needs and dietary preferences.
  • Manage food storage, including stock rotation.
  • Ensure high standards of cleanliness and infection control.
  • Maintain a clean and hazard free kitchen
  • Have good time management skills.

The skills and qualities we look for include:

  • Knowledge of food preparation.
  • Knowledge of food hygiene.
  • The ability to remain calm and focused even under pressure
  • Respect for others, a friendly personality, and a real passion for helping people.

In return for your commitment, we offer:

  • Free training
  • Holiday entitlement accrued while working
  • Flexible working hours
  • Opus candidates hear about jobs first

Opportunity to apply for permanent positions as an 'internal candidate'