Nursery Chef / Cook

7.00 - 8.00 GBP Hourly + GBP7 - GBP8/hour
11 Aug 2017
08 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Treetops Nurseries are looking for exceptional people who are totally committed to childcare

Post: Nursery Chef
Location: Birlingham
Contract: Permanent Part Time
Salary: GBP7.00 - GBP8.00ph (subject to qualifications and experience)
Hours: 25 hours per week Monday to Friday working 09.00 - 14.00 each day

Our Treetops Nursery in Birlingham is looking for a Nursery Cook. Our Nursery Cook is responsible for ensuring the children experience a variety of healthy balanced and nutritious foods throughout the day.

Treetops Nurseries are now part of the Busy Bees Nursery Group and Busy Bees is the UK's leading childcare company who is totally committed to providing exceptional care that helps young children to develop and give parents peace of mind and essential support. We recognise that our staff are our most valuable asset in ensuring that every Busy Bees child is a unique and happy child: healthy, social, confident, creative, independent and ready to learn.
Key responsibilities:

Provide healthy balanced, nutritious freshly prepared meals and snacks in line with food safety regulations and Busy Bees best practice guidelines.
Organise, lead and motivate the catering team
Be involved in the adhering to budgets and financial targets and forecasts according to actual attendance
Maintain stock levels and ordering new supplies
Maintain high hygiene standards in the kitchen, including regular high and low level cleaning of surfaces and equipment

The skills set & experience:

Food Safety Level 2
Experience in a supervisory role in a large catering operation which prepares meals with fresh ingredients (12 minimum)
Good communication, organisational skills
High Standards of personal hygiene

What we offer:

Childcare provision with substantial discounts
An Investor In People Silver organisation, committed to your career development
Excellent in-house training and career progression opportunities
Retail Discounts Scheme e.g. Sainsbury's, Mark & Spencer, Odeon, Gym membership and many more including cash back facilities
A confidential employee assistance programme to assist all staff where they may benefit from having access to a sensitive ear
Provision of pension scheme auto enrolment
First DBS paid for

Should this post be of interest to you, please apply straight away; we look forward to receiving your application