Job Description

Nursery Chef

Knighton

Hours per week

40

Point of contact

Charlotte Tongue

Telephone

0116 270 6916

Little Explorers Day Nursery and Preschool in Knighton is currently on the lookout for a Nursery Chef.

We take great care to provide children with nutritious and wholesome food prepared by fully qualified professionals. As the Nursery Chef you will be responsible for the day to day running and cleanliness of the nursery kitchen, you will help organise and prepare tasty meals and snacks for the children attending our nursery.

Our menus include fresh and varied options that are suitable for each age group. All of which have been produced under the guidance of a registered Dietician, with many years’ experience working in the childcare industry and with day nurseries.

Responsibilities:

  • To work in conjunction with the Nursery Manager to prepare and implement nutritious and well balanced seasonal menus.
  • Serve a menu of exciting, well balanced, healthy, freshly prepared meals and snacks with seasonal ingredients.
  • Nursery Food Safety Management Systems are adhered to at all times.
  • The kitchen environment and all equipment is kept clean and well maintained at all times.
  • Take shared responsibility for health and safety throughout the nursery. Be familiar with and comply with the nursery’s risk management, emergency and security procedures and immediately report any safety concerns to the Nursery Manager.
  • Plan and cater for children with special dietary requirements including children with allergies, cultural food preferences and weaning/development needs.

Benefits:

  • Highly competitive salary
  • Generous holiday scheme
  • Paid bank holidays
  • Discounted childcare at our nurseries
  • Ongoing professional development and training
  • Pension scheme
  • Uniform provided

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and an enhanced DBS check will be required for this role. We aim to be an equal opportunity employer and select staff on merit, irrespective of race, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion or belief.

No agencies please. Grandir UK reserve the right to add candidate details from unsolicited CVs from agencies into our own candidate database, with no obligation to the agency concerned if those candidates subsequently become employees of Grandir UK.

The Kiddi Caru Nurseries Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and an enhanced DBS check will be required for this role.
We aim to be an equal opportunity employer and select staff on merit, irrespective of race, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion or belief.

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