London Early Years Foundation
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Are you passionate about food, with the drive and determination needed to organise a kitchen and plan nutritional menus? If so, we would love to hear from you.
The London Early Years Foundation (LEYF) are one of the capital’s leading providers of high-quality early years learning and care. In line with our commitment to ensuring that our children receive a healthy and nutritious diet we are looking to recruit a new nursery chef based in our Nursery located in Camberwell, South London
ABOUT THE NURSERY
Our Camberwell nursery is located only minutes’ walk from Denmark hill station, their last Ofsted inspection rated them as ‘good’ and is held in high regard within the community.
The Camberwell Grove Nursery only joined our LEYF family 2018 and has since been refurbished to a high standard. The nursery benefits from large rooms and lots of space, most notably, a huge garden which surrounds the entire setting.
This is a delightful nursery boosting lots of space for our children to grow and develop.
YOUR ROLE WILL INCLUDE:
Providing nutritionally balanced meals and snacks to the children within the nursery throughout the day.
An excellent understanding of food intolerances, allergies and dietary requirements.
Responsibility for the cleanliness of all kitchen equipment, the kitchen and food storage areas.
Adhere to all health and safety policies and legislation.
KEY ATTRIBUTES WE ARE LOOKING FOR IN A NURSERY CHEF:
Have previous experience of working in a kitchen, preferably working within early years.
Holding a Basic Food Hygiene certificate.
Being passionate about preparing fresh, balanced, nutritious meals for the babies and children in the nursery.
Able to communicate effectively with all nurseries (customers) to ensure correct delivery of meals and snacks the meet the specific needs of children.
Good hygiene practice is essential.
Allergy Awareness qualification is essential.
SO, WHAT BENEFITS CAN LEYF OFFER YOU?
As a permanent member, you will be entitled to:
50% discount on childcare costs at one of our 37 London Nurseries.
7% employer contribution pension.
23 days’ annual leave plus an additional 3 days over Christmas.
4 training days per year with our award-winning staff and development programme.
We also offer additional discounts with GLL gym memberships and EE contracts.
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