If you live in the Chiswick or surrounding area then this could be the job for you.
As an experienced high quality cook your main duties would be:
To prepare all meals and snacks for up to 50 children (0 – 5 year olds); (Meals – Lunch and Tea, Snacks – Mid morning and late afternoon)
Cleaning, sweeping, clearing, wiping surfaces and ensuring food hygiene is maintained at all times; periodically deep cleaning.
To work closely with Manager and Nursery staff in preparing daily menus
Ensuring all special dietary requirements are recorded and met daily
Adhering to all Nursery policies and procedures
– A valid Food Hygiene Certificate is required.
– At least ONE year’s relevant experience as a cook.
– Good stock control and rotation
– Good with adhering to budget controls
– A cooking qualification is preferred but not essential.
– Experience of working in a Nursery, care home or school Kitchen is preferred.
The nursery opens five days a week Monday to Friday from 8am. – 4.30pm
The successful candidate will be working a pre-arranged shift of 35 hours per week over 5 days, generally
Applicants must be able to demonstrate the ability to provide safe, healthy food according to set menus and individual children’s dietary requirements.
If you feel you have the relevant skills, knowledge and abilities for this role and would like to be considered, please send us your CV, together with a covering letter outlining how you meet the criteria.
Due to the vacancy being in an educational setting an enhanced DBS and references will be completed prior to employment.