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Care Home Chef / Cook in Dorchester at Altogether Care

Date Posted: 6/15/2017

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Job Description

Altogether Care require a reliable and conscientious relief chef to produce nutritious, freshly cooked meals for their Care & Nursing Home residents, and who will work between two care homes one in Weymouth and Dorchester hours varied but expected minimum of 36 hours per week.

As our services are vital to our clients health, comfort and wellbeing 365 days a year, you will be required to work bank holidays and weekends according to the rota.

The successful candidate for the Chef position will be able to:
  • ensure the care home residents receive a varied, appealing, wholesome and nutritious diet, which is suited to individually assessed needs.
  • manage the home's food ordering, storage, cooking, service and disposal process in accordance with the Food Safety Act 1990
  • carry out regular hazard analysis of food production areas and the food production chain
  • keep all records required by the Food Safety Act 1990 and the Essential Standards of Quality and Safety 2008
  • supervise kitchen and pantry staff and ensure the purchase of foodstuffs are controlled within the specified budget.