Job Title : Apprentice Production Chef
Employer : B&M Care - Willowthorpe Care Home
Location : Stansted Abbotts, Hertfordshire, SG12 8AS
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Sector : Care
Vacancy Reference : VAC-01701
Brief Description : Willowthorpe Care Home has an opportunity for a keen apprentice to join their busy kitchen team, learn the trade and gain a Level 2 Production Chef Qualification.
Qualifications Required : None required, however, Maths and English will be assessed as part of the interview process.
Vacancy Detail : Formerly a private country house, Willowthorpe has been sympathetically renovated and extended and now provides care for elderly residents. Willowthorpe is part of B&M Care who over 1200 care and ancillary staff between their care homes and at their Hertfordshire Head Office. Their staff training and development is industry envied and staff retention and long service is high.
Willowthorpe Care Home has an opportunity for a keen apprentice to join their busy kitchen team, learn the trade and gain a Level 2 Production Chef Qualification.
Duties will include:
• Ingredient preparation
• Cooking meals through various different cooking methods
• Plating up and presentation of food
• Taking instruction from senior chefs
• Cleaning and clearing down work stations
• Working in a safe manner at all times
• Portion control
Number of Positions Available : 1
Working Week : 35 Hours a week
Salary : £175.00 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 12/08/2019
Possible Start Date : 22/08/2019
Personal Qualities : Passionate about working in a kitchen
Willing to learn and adapt
Skills Required : A basic knowledge of coking and understanding of working to produce enticing meals for the varied dietary requirement s for the elderly including Diabetic, Build up/densely nutritious/soft.
Ability to work as part of a team
Future Prospects : To be discussed at interview stage
Training to be Provided : Level 2 Food Production Chef Apprenticeship. Maths and English if required.
Other Information : CBS checks would be required for the successful applicant
Things to consider : Hours are between 8am and 3pm and may include some weekend shifts and back holidays.
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