Care Home Head Chef needed for residential home in Stockton

Care Home Head Chef

Care Home Head Chef needed for specialist residential home in Stockton on Tees.

We are currently seeking a motivated and organised head chef to lead the dedicated catering team at a purpose built care home in Stockton. This beautifully decorated care home is surrounded in relaxing gardens with spacious dining facilities. It can be home to 120 residents and has an excellent reputation for it’s compassionate and highly trained staff. You would be expected to work 5 days out of 7 with working hours being approx 7am-4pm daily.

Care Home Head Chef responsibilities:

-planning delicious menus and providing traditional, home cooked food with additional menu choice

-take into account dietary requirements, personal preferences and need for soft food options etc…

-leading, coaching and guiding a team consisting of one second chef and three catering assistants

-adhering to all Food Safety and H+S requirements, keeping all documentation up to date

-stock control

The right Care Home Head Chef candidate will be:

-experienced in a similar role

-a positive and motivated individual who can communicate well with others

-HACCAP trained

-COSHH trained

-have a City and Guilds or equivalent qualification

-hold an up to date Food Hygiene certificate and Allergen certificate

-a reliable, trustworthy and punctual chef who is professional at all times

What can you expect in return?

-a friendly, vibrant working environment

-free onsite parking

-DBS certificate paid

-free uniform

-ongoing training and development opportunities

-competitive pay

If you are looking for a new challenge as a Care Home Head Chef…..regular hours and job security then we want to hear from you.