Daytime Healthcare Chef Job 30k Westmeath
We are currently recruiting for a daytime chef for a healthcare unit in Westmeath. This chef will be responsible for the kitchen and report directly in to the Director of Nursing.
Duties of this daytime healthcare chef Westmeath
- Adhere to all current HACCP Regulations (Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points)
- Adhere to First Aid, Hygiene, Health & Safety rules, COSHH Regulations at all times
- Planning and costing of menus to meet the dietary requirements and requests of residents within allocated financial resources.
- Ensures food is prepared and cooked in accordance with current food hygiene regulations and guidelines.
- Ensures the standard of hygiene in the kitchen meets all Health and Safety Regulations and records are maintained to demonstrate this.
- Ensures all equipment is operated, maintained and serviced as per manufacturer’s instructions and Health and Safety requirements/recommendations.
- Ensures risk assessments are conducted and adequate records retrained and reviewed at regular intervals.
- Ensure all cleaning materials and substances used in the kitchen are handled and stored in accordance with Control of Substances Hazardous to Health requirements.
- Participate in the induction monitoring, supervision and appraisal of catering staff.
- Ensures that catering staff adhere to all legislative guidelines/requirements and company policies and procedures.
- Maintains adequate records for purchasing and stock control.
- Provides a high standard of catering to meet the needs of residents and staff.
Requirements for daytime healthcare chef Westmeath
- Previous experience in a healthcare unit is essential
- Must be flexible and available when required
- Must have Chef Qualifications
- Must have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively
- Must also have experience and interest in producing healthy and innovative dishes.
- Working knowledge of HACCP and Food Legislation.
- A positive and committed approach to your work
If you would like to apply for this daytime healthcare chef job Westmeath, please apply with a CV and cover letter. For similar positions please go to Excel Recruitment website. All applications are accepted in confidence.