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Relief Chefs for Care Homes

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  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
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  • Deadline:
    19th July 2024

Nepbridge is seeking versatile and experienced Relief Chefs to provide temporary kitchen support across multiple care homes in Hampshire. This role requires flexibility and the ability to step into different care home kitchens to maintain high standards of meal preparation and service. It’s a great opportunity for chefs looking to make a difference in various care settings while enjoying a varied work environment.


Location: Various Locations in Hampshire


Main Duties:

  • Adapt to Different Kitchens: Quickly adapt to different kitchen environments and procedures in various care homes, ensuring continuity of meal service.
  • Prepare and Serve Meals: Cook and present meals that are nutritious and tailored to the dietary needs of residents, ensuring consistency and quality across locations.
  • Dietary Compliance: Prepare meals that comply with specific dietary requirements, including low-fat, low-salt, and diabetic-friendly options.
  • Maintain Hygiene Standards: Adhere to food safety and hygiene standards in all kitchen operations.
  • Support Kitchen Staff: Provide support and guidance to existing kitchen staff, helping to maintain a smooth operation during your assignment.


What we are looking for:

  • Proven experience as a chef, with the ability to adapt to different kitchen environments quickly.
  • Understanding of dietary requirements and nutritional needs of elderly residents.
  • Strong organisational skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks.
  • Excellent communication skills and a collaborative approach to working with different teams.
  • Flexibility to travel and work in various locations within Hampshire.


What’s in it for you:

  • Competitive pay rates.
  • Flexibility and variety in work assignments.
  • Accommodation provided if needed during assignments.
  • Opportunity to work with different teams and gain diverse experiences.
  • The satisfaction of contributing to the care and well-being of residents in multiple settings.


How to Apply: Please send your CV and a cover letter detailing your experience and flexibility as a relief chef to jobs@nepbridge.co.uk.