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  • Location

    West End, London

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  • Salary:

    £10.55 - £11.08 per hour

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    4 Months

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We have an exciting opportunity for a Cook to join our clients offices based in West End on a temporary contract basis for 4 months with the possibility of an extension.

As the Cook, your main duties will include:

To manage a non-domestic kitchen, cook meals and prepare other refreshments for users of a centre or day nursery. The temp will normally be expected to participate in menu planning, direct other staff involved in food preparation, plan work tasks, clean food preparation & equipment and prepare simple stock orders.

To be successful for this cook post you will need to have:

  • Experience of working as a Cook in a non-domestic setting responsible for the provision of meals from a menu of dishes to large numbers of people at each sitting.
  • Experience of supervising others in a catering environment.
  • As a Cook, to have been accountable for managing a catering budget over a period of time.
  • Preferably a City & Guilds 706/1 and 2 or S/NVQ Level 2 in Food Preparation and Cooking.
  • Knowledge of menu planning.
  • Knowledge of equality's & diversity issues.
  • Excellent knowledge of nutrition and food hygiene.
  • Able to plan methodically and cope with several tasks at once.
  • Basic literacy & numeracy skills.
  • Cookery.
  • Effective Communicator.
  • Flexible (hours and activity).

Start Date: ASAP

Working Hours: 36 Hours per week, Monday - Friday

Pay Rate: £10.55 p/h

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