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Chef

Reference

PRI26055

Location

Burton Park, Warwick Road, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE13 0RD

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Part Time

Salary

£16,968 - £19,852 per annum

Hours

37.5

Job Advert - Division Information

Ready for the recognition and rewards you deserve?

We don’t just talk about putting employees first. We know that Priory wouldn’t exist without their combined energy, expertise and effort.  So we invest heavily in training, provide first-class support, promote collaborative teamwork and give everyone on our team the opportunities and resources to achieve their full potential.

 

Job Advert Location Description

Burton Park is a 50 bedded inpatient rehabilitation service for men and women, which provides specialist neuro-behavioural rehabilitation for people with an acquired brain injury, including traumatic brain injury and stroke or a progressive neurological condition.

Burton Park is situated in the historic town of Melton Mowbray, a thriving market town. Here patients can access local amenities such as a leisure centre, cinema, shops, restaurants and cafés to support their full rehabilitation programme.

Job Advert Role Description

Your job role will entail:

Assisting with the provision of a catering service within a Priory unit with particular emphasis on the planning, preparation, cooking and serving of meals.

 

Takes full shift responsibility for the catering operation (in the absence of the Head Chef) and ensures the cost-effective and efficient control of stock including placing orders for food products and the checking/reconciliation of deliveries. Ensures that wastage is minimised.

 

Assists the Head Chef by researching and creating new menus ensuring meals are of a high quality and compliment healthy eating guidelines.

 

Supervises assigned catering staff ensuring their quality of work continues to meet required operational standards and the company’s Assured Safe Catering policies and guidelines.

 

Communications with colleagues will require some judgement, as well as the need to discuss new menus with other unit staff to ensure the well being of patients.

 

Knowledge & Skills

NVQ2 or equivalent or Qualified By Experience in Catering together with a basic qualification in food hygiene.

 

Experience within a professional kitchen environment.

 

Organises and prioritises own work within established procedures, referring complex issues to senior catering staff.

 

The role holder will be required to undertake specialist dietary training, as well as partaking in Priory’s mandatory training programme.

 

In return for your expertise and hard work, we offer a wide range of benefits: 

 

•   Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training

•   33 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays

•   Online benefits and cashback rewards

•   Cycle to work scheme

•   A Group Personal Pension Plan (GPPP)

•   Free meal while on duty

•   Employee Assistance Services

Division DBS info

We want to invest in you and your future! Find out about our career pathways:

https://www.priorycareerpathways.com/

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.

Disclosure

All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Closing Date

06/03/2019