We are looking for an experienced Nursery / School Cook to join our outstanding nursery in Teddington.
If you live in Teddington or surrounds then this could be the job for you.
As an experienced high quality cook your main duties would be:
. To prepare all meals and snacks for up to 40 children (0 - 5 year olds); (Meals - Lunch and Tea, Snacks - Mid morning and late afternoon . Cleaning, sweeping, clearing, wiping surfaces and ensuring food hygiene is maintained at all times; periodically deep cleaning. . To work closely with Manager and Nursery staff in preparing daily menus . Ensuring all special dietary requirements are recorded and met daily . Adhering to all Nursery policies and procedures
- A valid Food Hygiene Certificate is required. - At least ONE year's relevant experience as a cook.
- A cooking qualification is preferred but not essential. - Experience of working in a Nursery or school Kitchen is preferred. - Previous experience of managing a budget is desirable but not essential.
The nursery opens five days a week Monday to Friday from 7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. The successful candidate will be working a pre-arranged shift of 40 hours per week over 5 days, generally 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Applicants must be able to demonstrate the ability to provide safe, healthy food according to set menus and individual children's dietary requirements.
If you feel you have the relevant skills, knowledge and abilities for this role and would like to be considered, please send us your CV, together with a covering letter outlining how you meet the criteria.