Head Chef

Recruiter
University of Nottingham
Location
Nottingham (GB)
Salary
£26,829 per annum
Posted
01 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
18 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Head Chef 
Catering Services
Location:     University Park
Salary:     £26,829 per annum 
Closing Date:     Friday 18 August 2017
Interview Date:     To be confirmed 
Reference:     NHE183717X1

Based on our award winning University Park campus you will be responsible for the day to day operation of one of our busy kitchens within the student Halls of Residence. Main duties will include the preparation and service of a wide range of meals to a high standard and all aspects of staff management within the kitchen and dining room. You will also be responsible for Food Safety, Health and Safety and stock management within the unit.

Candidates should be qualified to City and Guilds level 706/1 - 706/2 or NVQ 1/2 or equivalent, have substantial relevant experience gained within a similar environment or within other large scale establishments such as Hotels or Contract Catering, have knowledge of HACCP systems and have excellent cooking skills.

You will be IT literate with experience of using Microsoft Office products including excel and word, have the ability to communicate at all levels, be able to motivate and train a team of staff, and be able to use your skills to develop ideas for product and service improvement within tight financial controls. Substantial experience of stock management and recipe and menu planning is also essential for this role.

Hours of work are 36.25 per week, 5 days out of 7 to be arranged and will include working evenings and weekends. 

The University of Nottingham is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.