Nursery Chef – Brixton Community Nursery

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  • Full Time
  • SW9 8QQ
  • Brixton
  • 40 Hours per week

Job Details

  • Job Posted: 2 weeks ago
  • Hours: 40 Hours per week
  • Salary: £10.55 per hour
  • Qualification: Food Hygiene Level 2 or equivalent
  • Location: 27 Brixton Station Road,
    London,
    SW9 8QQ
  • Bus Routes: 2, 3, 159

Job Description

Our Brixton Community Nursery are looking for a Chef to join them on a 12 month contract. The Nursery Chef will be required to plan and prepare nutritionally well balanced meals for the children and staff in the nursery. The successful candidate will follow the LEYF ‘Healthy Eating’ and ‘Allergy’ Policies as well as undertake general housekeeping duties and assist in maintaining a safe and healthy environment.

Job Requirements

  • Food Hygiene level 2 or equivalent
  • Good hygiene practices
  • Ability to assess all stages of the food preparation process in accordance with HACCP
  • Knowledge of children’s dietary requirements
  • Working effectively as part of a team
  • Work within the budget and keeping neat and accurate records of purchases and money spent
  • Experience of preparing/ cooking food in a child care setting is highly desirable

Working at Brixton

  • The Nursery consists of a baby, toddler and preschool room Total capacity of Nursery: 40Regular excursions that involve the local community Opening times: 8am – 6pm

Age Range: Birth-5 years
OFSTED Rating: Outstanding

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Staff Benefits

We know it’s our people who make LEYF great. That’s why we value each staff member and offer:

• Make a difference to the children who need it the most
• Pay and conditions above national average within the early years sector
• 50% off of childcare
• £750 refer a friend bonus
• Up to 25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays and an additional 3 days over the Christmas period
• Full access to LEYF Academy – minimum of 8 days per year training covering mandatory courses and additional professional development designed.
• 10% GLL Gym discount
• 7% employer contribution towards pension
• Guaranteed salary increase after probation
• Overtime pay
• Annual travel loan
• Free life assurance
• Access to our work life support services
• Flexible working
• Access to LEYF social events; New Year’s Awards ceremony, Annual Conference and Summer BBQ

Career Progression

At LEYF we aim to promote 50% of our leaders from within and nurture our staff to help them progress in their careers.

Each person who joins the LEYF family will work with their Manager to create a development plan. If you aspire to become a manager or you want to be the best you can be in your role, LEYF, using our coaching and mentoring approach, coupled with our famous LEYF Academy courses, will support your journey.

 

 

Location

Address: 27 Brixton Station Road,
London,
SW9 8QQ

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