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Head Chef

Posted: 19/11/2021

Full/Part Time
Oxford, Oxfordshire
£13.91 per Hour

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Nursing Home, Administration/Office-Based
Ref: PB123

£13.91 per Hour | Full Time – Permanent | Day Shifts | Great Staff Benefits | Paid Breaks

A leading nursing home in the Oxford area is looking to recruit a fully qualified Head Chef to join their kitchen team on a full-time permanent basis, you would be working 3 on 3 off shifts.

About the Head Chef role and what the home is offering:

  • A permanent full-time contract, with shifts being 8am-5pm, 3 on/3 off per week
  • A competetive hourly pay of £13.91
  • Day Shifts
  • 28 days annual leave
  • Paid Breaks
  • Free onsite car parking
  • Double pay on bank holidays
  • Exceptional training and career development
  • Refer a friend scheme
  • First-rate working environment in a luxury home

As the Head Chef, you will work alongside the Kitchen Team to deliver the best quality cuisine for our residents.  With nutrition and hygiene at the forefront of your mind, you will manage health and safety, budgets and orders and ensure the smooth running of the kitchen. You will understand the importance of putting our resident’s nutritional and health needs first and share our ethos of creating an ambient dining experience at every meal time.  This all comes together to create a great place to live for our residents and making the Head Chef a vital part of our team.

What we’re looking for in a Head Chef:

  • Previous Chef experience is essential for the role
  • Good understanding of food hygiene standards
  • Good communication, organisational, interpersonal and time-management

To apply now, please follow the link provided and submit an up-to-date copy of your CV.

Alternatively, for more information call Pete Brown at SYK Recruitment now on 01535 604940 or email Pete via

Please note any offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG/Access NI check and employment reference checks in addition to verification of UK professional registration (if applicable), right to work in the UK and Occupational Health clearance.

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