Chef Trainer - Greenwich
Bromley College is the major provider of vocational education and training in the Bromley area. As a College already rated as "Good" with outstanding features, we continue to strive to improve and build on existing success. We are focused on delivering an excellent service to our students and that means we are committed to attracting and retaining the very best staff talent.
We have recently merged with Greenwich and Bexley Colleges to become London South East Colleges, making us the leading Further and Higher Education provider in South East London.
A chef trainer is required to support and run the commercial kitchens at our Greenwich campus where we train the chefs of the future within the student canteen. We are looking for an experienced Chef to join our team which is led by a driven and experienced Executive Chef. This position offers an opportunity to grow with us as we are currently expanding with plenty of scope for development. Although this is a canteen style operation it is to be run entirely with students.
The ideal candidate will be at Sous Chef level with a background in contract catering and or a similar operation, hold professional chefs qualifications, a teaching qualification is not required for this post, however, support would be given for those candidates interested. Candidates must be flexible, willing to work towards a training qualification. To be successful in this role, you'll need to have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and be able to effectively motivate and inspire the chefs of the future. You'll also have exceptional organisational skills combined with good IT knowledge.
Due to the high volume of applications, we are unable to notify unsuccessful applicants. If you have not been notified of the outcome of your application within three weeks of the closing date, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.
*Please apply as soon as possible as applications will be considered upon receipt; we reserve the right to interview before the closing date*.
As the College supports a number of children and vulnerable adults, all staff are exempt from Section 4(2) of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Accordingly, most staff will be subject to either a 'Standard' or 'Enhanced' DBS (formerly CRB) check.