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Chef Manager

Kun Mor & George Kiss Home, Barnet, Friern Barnet, Greater London, N11 3ND

Employment Type
Full Time

£28,000 + Benefits

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Are you looking for a rewarding career with a great company? We’re hiring for a Chef Manager to help deliver an excellent standard of food services in our care homes and community centres. This full-time role is 37.5 hours per week, working in the Friern Barnet area. We like to show our staff how important they are, so on top of your starting salary of £28,000 per year, you’ll receive some great benefits including an enhanced pension and free life assurance.

We are a team of many different backgrounds and cultures

Jewish Care is the leading health and social care charity serving the Jewish community in the UK. Though our clients are all of a similar religious tradition, our staff represent diverse cultures and faiths, bringing their own unique perspectives and individuality to their roles.

What you’ll be doing

You’ll have an important role, managing everything from budgets, to staff training, to ensuring all food and practices are legal and compliant. You’ll be responsible for leading a team, taking a proactive and flexible approach to deliver a positive customer experience. Your day-to-day will include:

  • Ensure all food hygiene and Health & Safety practices are monitored, met and recorded
  • Seek ways of improving quality and cost effectiveness of services
  • Financial and administrative work adhering to budgets and policies
  • Deliver high quality staff training to inspire and develop skills

Who are we looking for?

You’ll be experienced in a Hospitality leadership role, effectively communicating with all staff and knowing the best way to motivate them. On top of this, you’ll need:

  • City & Guilds 706 1/2 or equivalent
  • Current Advanced Food Safety Certificate (or willingness to undertake)
  • Experience developing a team
  • Confident working to tight deadlines and on budget

Why you’ll love working with us

No matter how old or young you are, if you want to make a difference where it’s needed most, see what we have to offer. In addition to your salary you’ll receive some great benefits including: 4% employer contribution pension; free life assurance; childcare vouchers; free DBS shared update; generous mileage allowance for work, and many, many more!

If you’re organised and know how to get the best out of people, this is the job for you. Come and work with our award-winning team and apply today!

Jewish Care offers excellent benefits and training to all staff. Benefits include, free meals, 20 day’s annual leave, Jewish Care Pension scheme, various discounts, Loans and mileage reimbursement, ride to work scheme, eye tests, employee referral bonus and more.

Jewish Care is a leading communal organisation. We are the largest health and social care charity for the Jewish community in the UK, caring for nearly 7,000 people every week. Approximately 1500 staff from multi-cultural backgrounds together with 3,000 volunteers help to maintain their service. It provides a wide range of services to help meet the community’s physical, social and emotional needs, both directly and in partnership with other organisations. We care & support many people including; older people with dementia, disabilities, mental health needs and Holocaust survivors and many more.
We aim to make a positive impact on the lives of Jewish people by creating excellent social care that enhances well-being and inspires them to stay connected to their community. The organisation is committed to finding innovative solutions tailored to the people who use their services.
We are a proud to be multi award winning organisation. Prestigious awards and accolades they have received include; The Skills for Care Best Employer for over 250 people, and The Investors in People Gold standard.

Please be aware that this vacancy will close, once a sufficient number of suitable candidates have been identified therefore, we would recommend that you submit your application as early as possible.

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