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Part Time Chef




Priory Hospital Romiley, 34 Sandy Lane, Romiley, Stockport, North West, SK6 4NH

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Part Time





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 Role Description

We have a great opportunity for a part time chef to join our Romiley team. The role will be 18 hours over the weekend in order to support in the provision of the catering service within the hospital.

We are looking for an experienced candidate who has worked within a Kitchen environment to assist in the planning, preparation, cooking and serving of meals within our site.

Further outline of the responsibilities of this role are below:

• Undertakes the planning, preparation and cooking of meals taking account of any special requests or dietary requirements within the unit. • Takes full shift responsibility for the catering operation (in the absence of the Head Chef).

• 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 minimal.

• 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 including food safety and cleanliness.

The ideal candidate for this position would have the below skills:

• Numerate, literate and qualified to NVQ2 or equivalent

• Organises and prioritises own workload within established procedures • Excellent communication and negotiation skills.

• Good organisation and time management

• Some knowledge of specialised diets may be required (Dysphagia, Allergens, etc

If you are interested in applying for the position please do so through the Priory website. If you have any questions please contact

Division DBS info

About us

As one of the UK’s leading providers of behavioural care and specialist support services to adults and young people, Priory Group promise a challenging and fulfilling career with the support of a world class organisation willing to invest in your development. 

Across our network of hospitals, residential care homes, education facilities and supported living services, we are making a real and lasting difference to the lives of the people we support.


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. Priory Group will cover the cost of a DBS check.

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