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Chef

Reference

PRI54622

Location

Priory Hospital Bristol, Heath House Lane, Stapleton, BS16 1EQ

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Bank

Salary

£11 per hour

Hours

Bank

Job Advert - Division Information

WE ARE LOOKING FOR TALENTED PEOPLE LIKE YOU!!

Knowing that you’re making a difference to people’s lives is rewarding in itself. But our many roles offer much more than that. As well as helping you grow and develop your talent, we want you to feel proud of where you work and what you do.

Job Advert Location Description

Priory Hospital Bristol is part of the Healthcare Division of Priory Group and has 82 beds over eight wards varying from Eating Disorders, Acute Mental Health, Acquired Brain Injury, Huntingdon's and Dementia.

Job Advert Role Description

  • Assists with the planning, preparation and cooking of meals, taking account of any special requests or dietary requirements within the unit.
  • Takes full 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 where requested and the checking/reconciliation of deliveries.
  • Ensures 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.
  • Ability to work unsupervised.

Experience required:

  • NVQ2 or equivalent or Qualified by Experience in Catering together with a basic qualification in food hygiene.
  • Experience within a professional kitchen environment.
  • Willingness to learn.
  • Excellent written and face to face communication skills.
  • Flexibility and strong "can do" attitude.
  • Quality orientation.

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.

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

Closing Date

31/10/2021