2nd Chef

Extracare Charitable Trust
01 Mar 2018
29 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

ExtraCare is a registered charity established in 1988 and based in Coventry. Our vision is better lives for older people and our mission is creating sustainable communities that provide homes older people want, lifestyles they can enjoy and care if it's needed. To deliver our vision and mission we essentially do three things:

We develop new villages

We operate villages and schemes

We support our villages, schemes and our extra-care' model through fundraising, advocacy and research.

On top of a competitive salary other great benefits include: 5.6 weeks annual leave, pension scheme, employee assistant programme, childcare vouchers, cycle to work and attendance vouchers.

All roles maybe subject to an enhanced DBS check and two satisfactory references.

We are currently looking to recruit the following staff here at Reeve Court.

1 x 2nd Chef 22.5hrs per week for a 12 month temporary contract.

Location: Reeve Court Village, Elton Head Road, Rainhill, St Helens, Merseyside, WA9 5ST

Salary: GBP8.53 per hour (12 months temporary)

Hours: 22.5 per week

Experienced and hands on Chef to provide an excellent quality dining experience for residents based at our Reeve Court Village. This great opportunity would suit an experienced Chef who wants to work in an environment which makes a difference to people's lives every day. Our Chef will be responsible for providing homemade traditional and local variation themed food, creating speciality menus and recipes to offer our residents an excellent choice of meals which provide good nutritional value for our residents. You will also assist with other kitchen duties and ensure HACCP is followed for all food management whilst ensuring the menus are prepared within budget.

You will be a hands on Chef who is committed to provide the highest standards of hygiene at all times, making sure health and safety standards are adhered to, this may include washing pots, sweeping and mopping the floor, and general cleaning of the kitchen. To apply for the role Chef you should have experience of working in a similar environment and be qualified to QFC / NVQ Level 2 or equivalent. You must have previous experience of budgeting to ensure meals are costed appropriately, possess high kitchen standards and have a presence at front of house.

If you have the right skills, experience and passionate in providing an excellent dining experience then please apply today to be our 2nd Chef.


For those that have been successful you will receive an application pack in the post but if you have do not receive a pack by 12th March 2018 then unfortunately on this occasion you have not been successful but we will keep your CV on file for any future positions that may become vacant.