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Head Chef - Care Home

  • Location

    Colchester

  • Sector:

    Property Jobs

  • Job ref:

    1c2ddb7ed583884c

  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Client:

    ZipRecruiter/PropertyJobsToday

Job Description

ABOUT THE ROLE Are you a qualified Chef looking for more of a work life balance and the opportunity to make what you do matter? Do you take pride in your role and understand that good food plays a big part in all our lives? Are you a passionate Chef who enjoys delivering person centred hospitality? As a Head Chef in a Barchester care home, you will have the opportunity to work with fresh seasonal produce and deliver first class restaurant quality food, all whilst having a work life balance. Barchester is the only healthcare provider in the UK to be accredited as one of the best companies to work for by the Best Companies b-Heard Survey. ABOUT YOU • A personable approach with a genuine interest in the wellbeing of residents • A good understanding of nutrition • Experience of working with fresh seasonal food • NVQs/SVQs or City & Guilds equivalent • Up to date food hygiene • Ability to create a warm and welcoming environment within our home • Confidence engaging with residents to create appetising menus • Strong budget and P&L skills • A natural leader • Strong kitchen management skills REWARDS PACKAGE • Work life balance - working days with alternate weekends • Free learning and development • Automatic enrolment into our profit share scheme • A range of holiday, retail and leisure discounts • Opportunity to showcase your talent at the annual Barchester Hospitality Awards • Unlimited access to our Refer a Friend bonus scheme If you are a passionate chef who is keen to be part of a company that centres on celebrating life and making a difference, Barchester is the place to be