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Assistant Chef in Cambridge at TLC Care

Date Posted: 7/3/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Bank
  • Location:
    Cambridge
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/3/2018

Job Description

Salary: Competitive

Closing Date: 31/07/18

TLC Care are looking for an experienced Assistant Chef to support the Chef Manager in the first class food service at their care home.

Within our Homes our focus is quality of life. The design of the home and its entire operation are dedicated to that cause.

Our approach to specialised nursing and care is, we believe, second to none, with highly-trained carers and nurses on hand 24 hours a day to provide assistance to meet the needs and wishes of each individual resident.

The main purpose of the Assistant Chef's role is to organise and control the efficient production of quality food, whilst maintaining high standards of cleanliness and hygiene in line with EHO regulations.

Food preparation will be expected to be of a very high standard and will include:

Preparing, cooking and serving hot and cold meals, as and when required.

Providing for special dietary requirements and take into account the preferences of individual residents.


In return we offer:

  • Excellent rate of pay
  • Discounts at approx. 2000 high street and online retailers (including supermarkets)
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Subsidised healthcare cash-plans
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Auto enrolment pension scheme
  • Free meals
  • Excellent training & development opportunities within a growing organisation

Job Requirements

The successful applicant is required to have the following qualifications and skills:

  • City & Guilds Level 1 & 2, or equivalent (achieved or working towards)
  • Basic Food / Hygiene Certificate
  • Good communication skills
  • Team player
  • Ability to work on own initiative