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Head Chef


Bedhampton Nursing Home

Salary & Benefits

£15.80 per hour

Vacancy Type


Closing Date

Tuesday 30 July 2024

  • Head Chef

    Bedhampton Court, Havant

    Payrate £15.80 per hour

    Bank hours available

    Healthcare Homes are recruiting for a Head Chef to work on a bank basis at Bedhampton Court in Havant

    As our Head Chef, you will be taking the lead across our hospitality function, managing a team to deliver quality, nutritious meals for our 47 residents on a daily basis.

    As well as preparing and cooking meals you will also liaise with our residents to create a menu that delivers family favourite dishes along with regular theme nights.

    The successful candidate will have experience in working in a professional kitchen, have good organisational skills and be confident in menu planning, stock control and food ordering, keeping waste to a minimum at all times. A good approach to kitchen practices and food hygiene standards is essential. City and Guilds or NVQ qualifications are preferred but not essential as they can be provided through our Academy.

    In return we offer a comprehensive benefits package including:

    • Company Pension
    • 5.6 weeks paid holiday pay
    • Refer a Friend scheme worth up to £1000 per person
    • Employee Assistance Programme to support your mental health and wellbeing
    • Extensive training courses through our Healthcare Homes Academy
    • Qualifications and Apprenticeship opportunities including NVQ 3 in Food Production
    • Blue Light Card offering a number of discounts including 10% off shopping at Asda and access to an Esso Fuel Card to reduce the cost of petrol
    • Recognition and Long Service awards

    Established in 2005, Healthcare Homes Group has an existing portfolio comprising of 48 residential and nursing homes located across East Anglia and the South of England. We are a Top 20 provider within the care sector and our ethos is to deliver the best person-centred care to all our residents.

    If you are looking for a new and rewarding role and want to be part of our growing team of hospitality professionals, then get in touch or apply today.


  • About Bedhampton

    Here at Bedhampton, we provide nursing and dementia care to residents living in the Hampshire area. We are a nursing-led home and staff are experienced in managing conditions such as motor neurone disease, Huntington’s disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke complications and complex cardiac conditions.

    We are fortunate to be set within extensive landscaped gardens with a number of large patio areas. Our Staff are given thorough, quality training to ensure that a consistently high standard of care is delivered.

    To find out more about Bedhampton follow this link