Chef Grade 1 - Healthcare facility in Blackrock
Are you a talented and passionate Chef searching for a rewarding job in a healthcare setting? Look no further! Three Q Perms & Temps, an award-winning recruitment agency, is seeking an exceptional individual to join our team at a prestigious healthcare facility.
Hourly Pay Rate: €19.71 (Double pay on Sundays and Bank Holidays)
Working Hours: 7am-5pm, 5 days per week (including weekends)
- As the Chef Grand 1, you will oversee the culinary operations of the hospital's kitchen. Your main duties will include:
- Menu Planning: Creating nutritious and well-balanced menus that cater to diverse dietary requirements, ensuring high-quality and appetizing meals for patients, staff, and visitors.
- Food Preparation: Supervising the preparation, cooking, and presentation of meals, ensuring strict adherence to food safety and hygiene standards.
- Team Management: Leading and motivating a team of kitchen staff, fostering a positive work environment, and encouraging teamwork and collaboration.
- Inventory Management: Monitoring and managing food stock levels, placing orders, and ensuring efficient ingredient utilization to minimize waste and control costs.
- Compliance: Ensuring compliance with HSE guidelines, relevant regulations, and maintaining high standards of health and safety within the kitchen area.
- To succeed in this role, you should possess the following qualifications and skills:
- Culinary Expertise: Proven experience as a Chef Grade 1 or in a similar role within a fast-paced kitchen environment. Knowledge of nutrition and special dietary requirements is essential.
- QQI Level 6 in Culinary Arts: A recognized qualification in Culinary Arts at QQI Level 6 or equivalent.
- Leadership Skills: Strong leadership abilities with the capacity to effectively manage and inspire a team. Experience in training and developing kitchen staff is desirable.
- Attention to Detail: Meticulous approach to food preparation, plating, and presentation, maintaining consistently high standards of quality and hygiene.
- Time Management: Excellent organizational skills, the ability to work under pressure, and meet deadlines within a demanding kitchen environment.
- Communication Skills: Effective verbal and written communication skills to interact with colleagues, patients, and other stakeholders.
How to Apply:
If you are passionate about providing exceptional culinary experiences within a healthcare environment and meet the requirements mentioned above, we would love to hear from you! Simply click APPLY to submit your application and CV.
Join our team today and contribute to delivering quality services in the heart of healthcare at our renowned HSE Hospital in Blackrock. Your passion and expertise will make a difference in the lives of patients and staff.
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