Job Details

Chef (TH65J)

Home Name Thorp House
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  • Salary:

    £10.00 per hour
  • Job Location:

    Griston, Thetford, Norfolk


Kingsley Healthcare is a family owned national care home operator rated as one of the top 20 large groups by  We are one of the fastest growing healthcare companies in the sector.

Chef – up to £10.00ph
Hours: 35 hours per week 
Shifts: 8am-6.00pm) - Weekdays and Weekends – rotated shifts

You will:
- Be able to cook and serve nutritious, healthy meals that our residents will love.
- Provide great choice, considering cultural preferences and special dietary requirements. Managing the kitchen supplies,
- Responsible for checking and maintaining kitchen equipment.
- Complete all necessary paperwork such as COSHH, HACPP, whilst adhering to company policies and procedures
- Help cater for ad hoc special events. These may include 100th birthday celebrations, summer BBQ's and Christmas parties.

Criteria / Person Specification

About You:

  • Minimum two years’ experience in a similar role within a hotel/restaurant setting with hands-on experience
  •  Possess City & Guilds 706/1 706/2 or equivalent NVQ qualifications
  • Possess knowledge of nutrition and therapeutic diets
  • Show drive, ambition and an ability to motivate and nurture talent within the team.
  • Possess effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work flexible hours
  • Experience in creative menu planning and working with seasonal produce
  • You will be required to have had or be willing to have the COVID19 vaccination for this position.


What we offer:

- Mileage paid (T&C's apply)

- Pension scheme

- Comprehensive induction and paid training programme with career prospects

- Enhanced rates for bank holidays

- Recognition schemes (Employee of the Month and Kingsley Care Awards)

- Uniform provided

- Refer a friend scheme

- Costs for an enhanced DBS

- Rewards for years of service

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Job Deadline: 30/04/2021


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