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2018-03-22 Nurseries Job Title: Nursery cook

Job Role: Cook / Chef

Date Posted: 20 Feb 2018

Job Location: Ealing , London


View all jobs posted by V D's Dream Nurseries & Preschools

Salary: £8.00 8.00 per hour

Hours: Full Time

Contact Name: Maria Racz-Makany


We are looking for a lovely cook for our nursery in Hanwell. 

Our nursery is open 51 weeks a year. The shift will be from Monday to Friday from 9:00-17:00.

Our ideal candidate is creative and have a knowledge of preparing delicious and healthy food for children.

Job Description

  • To be responsible for the day-to-day running of the kitchen, ensuring compliance with registration and legislative requirements at all times.
  • To organise, cook and prepare a healthy, balanced diet for children aged 0 to 5 years.
  • Take into consideration daily those children who have special dietary requirements and prepare a suitable alternative.
  • Ensure the kitchen and equipment is kept suitably clean at all times including walls, floors and trolleys to transport food following a cleaning schedule. On a daily basis that all crockery, cutlery and cooking utensils are washed in accordance with food safety guidelines.
  • Ensure that all foods are ready at the specified time and correctly served.
  • To ensure you have a clean uniform, including head wear, daily and wear suitable footwear for working in a busy kitchen space.
  • The ability to work as part of a team and use your own initiative.
  • The ability to manage your own time and prioritise tasks.
  • To contribute to the team effort of the nursery and to attend staff meetings and social events as and when required
  • Be prepared and punctual at all times.
  • Order food weekly to ensure foods are fresh and suitable for menus.
  • Ensure kitchen is kept clean and tidy at all times.
  • Ensure cooking utensils are kept clean and tidy at all times..
  • Be aware of policies and representing our nursery
  • Should have good understanding of food hygiene regulations
  • Be aware of Health & Safety at all times.

Required experience:

  • Nursery Chef, Nursery Cook: 1 - 2 years
  • Experience of complying with the safer food, better business regulations and a familiarity of the associated paper work
  • Experience of Health and Safety issues
  • Experienced in catering for children

Please apply only when you are able to fulfil this shift and you have experience in working in a nursery.



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