Commis Chef in Reigate at Yellow Hat

Date Posted: 5/31/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Reigate
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/31/2019

Job Description





Job Title

Commis Chef




We are recruiting a Commis Chef for one of our luxury care home in Reigate

The salary for the Commis Chef is up to £9.50 per hour.

As the Commis Chef, you are on the first rung of the ladder to becoming a great chef. You will be responsible for food preparation work and basic cooking under the supervision of the Chef de Partie and you will rotate areas of work such as vegetables, fish and meat, and sauces, usually on a six-month rotation programme.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities

1. The Commis Chef will support all chefs to manage and deliver all catering services throughout the home, ensuring resident choice, dignity, confidentiality and safety are maintained.

2. The Commis Chef will take part in meetings with residents and Heads of Departments to discuss and agree catering functions across the home, and to address special needs or dietary requirements of residents. This must include knowledge of cultural and religious preferences.

1 The Commis Chef will prepare nutritional food and beverages to a high standard, as directed by the Chefs, promptly and in accordance with agreed mealtimes.

1 The Commis Chef must be able to prepare special diet meals as needed and as directed by the Chefs and have an understanding of the Dementia Dining Experience requirements and prepare meals in accordance with it.

1 The Commis Chef will work with the Head Chef to develop and review the menu on a regular basis, and provide feedback to the Chefs on suppliers and services, and complaints from residents or others on the functioning of the Catering Department.

1 The Commis Chef must support cost-effective stock control systems to minimise waste and ensure these are in place and ensure equipment checks are maintained and serviced and report any faults immediately to the Head Chef.

1 You must also work flexibly within contracted hours to ensure resources are used efficiently.

About our Benefits.

* Extremely competitive pension scheme

* Free uniforms that are both attractive and practical

* Free eye care tests and options for funding towards future spectacles if required

* Cycle to work scheme

* Study support

* Holiday discounts

* A variety of motor related offers

Skills and Knowledge

* Experience of Working in a Kitchen

* Reasonable access outside working hours in emergency situations


Yellow Hat UK is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.