Regional Chef - Suffolk

Location

Suffolk Region

Salary & Benefits

£14 per hour

Vacancy Type

Temporary

Closing Date

02/10/2019

Regional Chef - Suffolk

Six month Fixed Term Contract

We are currently seeking for a Regional Chef to join Healthcare Homes on a six month contract.  The role will be working closely with the Regional Manager to cover shifts in the homes within the Suffolk region.  

As a Chef with Healthcare Homes you will demonstrate creative flair, nutritional understanding and leadership skills, combined with a genuine interest in the people we support. Highly valued and popular with residents, families and staff, our chefs are key personalities within our homes.

Skills and experience for the Chef opportunity;

  • Previous experience working as a professional Chef/Cook within an elderly care environment is desirable.
  • Experience of designing and cooking nutritionally balanced meals incorporating any specific dietary requirements.
  • Excellent planning, organisational and presentation skills.
  • A proven ability to work as part of a team.
  • To be able to demonstrate an ability to ensure confidentiality.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • An ability to take a pro-active approach.
  • Excellent attendance and time keeping record.
  • Flexible approach to work and ability to manage, prioritise and work to deadlines
  • Being able to work flexible hours across all shifts.

This is a fantastic time to join Healthcare Homes, as we continue to grow and develop our services. If you have the unique qualities required for this exciting role and want to work with an organisation that provides the type of care you’d expect for your loved ones, we would welcome your application.

You will need to have your own transport due the location of our homes but you will be given plenty of notice with regards to shifts and location.