Nursery Chef – St Johns Woods

North West London
Posted 1 month ago

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Nursery Chef, for a nursery based in St Johns Wood.


• Location: St Johns Wood

• Salary:  £14 to £15 an hour

• Contract: Monday to Friday – 9am to 4pm

• Start Date: On completion of recruitment process

Your duties as a Nursery Chef:

  • To prepare and serve nutritionally balanced meals daily for the children
  • To monitor and review menus, suggesting changes as necessary
  • To ensure all children’s dietary requirements are catered for in line with parental and medical guidance
  • To supervise lunchtimes, encouraging children to try a variety of foods
  • To ensure the kitchen and dining areas are clean and tidy
  • To ensure all food and hygiene regulations are adhered to
  • To order catering supplies and cleaning materials as and when required necessary for the fulfilment of the role, ensuring use is monitored to reduce any unnecessary costs
  • To purchase general items as and when required by the nursery
  • To maintain and record appropriate records, including stock records and adhering to budgetary requirements
  • To ensure all kitchen equipment is sterilised
  • To be familiar with and adhere to the nursery’s policies and procedures at all times
  • To be responsible for Health and Safety
  • To communicate with parents, staff and visitors in a friendly and effective manner

Applicant requirements:

• A minimum of 1-2 years UK experience

• NVQ Level 2 in Food Hygiene

• Eligible to work in the UK

• Full enhanced DBS

• Ability to manage Kitchen and support staff

• Travelling distance to post code area

• Flexible to be on rota

• Dedicated and committed

Interested in applying for this role?

If you would like to learn more about the opportunity, please contact Simon on 07903 794 509, or alternatively apply directly through this ad!

Quint Education are a specialist recruitment agency providing experienced, qualified staff within the early years education industry.  Our bespoke service is tailored to the needs of our clients and staff since our main goal is to build long term, repeat business and strong relationships with them. We are also flexible on how you would choose to work for us as we can always offer you sessions to fit around your commitment.

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