Head Chef Spring Wood Lodge in Leeds

... The words ‘head chef’ and ‘social life’ don’t often go together. Well, not this time. With this job you will not work evenings, you will only work 5 days a week, and you will not be under heavy pressure and stress. 

Job description

Introduction

The words ‘head chef’ and ‘social life’ don’t often go together. Well, not this time. With this job you will not work evenings, you will only work 5 days a week, and you will not be under heavy pressure and stress.  

You will be leading an established kitchen team at Spring Wood Lodge in Guiseley, Leeds to prepare and cook meals on a large scale for the staff and service users. You will also provide guidance and training to support your team.

It’s a calm and pleasurable working environment, where you’ll be able to manage your workload and enjoy creating meals. There’s a great social aspect to this role where you can interact with people outside the kitchen regularly. 

Just imagine… home in time for dinner every night. Two days off a week. And not stressed to the hilt. 

Your Responsibilities: 

  • Assist in the completion of monthly audits of the catering provision to ensure standards are maintained
  • Ensure that the catering service meets the nutritional and dietary needs of the service users. 
  • Ensure the catering service provides meals to staff and company visitors in accordance with the Company policies and procedures
  • Take the lead in the production of a menu plan, providing a varied diet within budgetary restraints
  • Ensure that any maintenance and servicing of catering equipment or the environment is reported to Facilities Manager/maintenance

To be successful in this role, you will:

  • Relevant Qualifications
  • Previous experience in a similar environment.
  • Management/Supervisory Qualification
  • Previous experience in delivering a service on mass.
  • Ability to lead and train a team. 

What you will get

  • Annual salary of £20808
  • The equivalent of 33 days annual leave – plus your birthday off!
  • Free meals and parking
  • Wellbeing support and activities
  • Career development and training
  • Pension contribution
  • Life Assurance
  • Enhanced Maternity Package

There is also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check, holiday financing and much more.

About your next employer

You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 70 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is an opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium.

Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person’s individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.

Site Information
Not Specified
Benefits & About Elysium
Not Specified

Extra information

Status
Open
Location
Leeds
Type of Contract
Graduate Jobs
Published at
04-05-2021
Profession Sub-category
Health / Medical
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
No
Car Preferred
No
Must be eligible to work in the EU
No
Cover Letter Required
No

Leeds | Medical Jobs | Graduate Jobs

Apply now

Share this vacancy