Salary: £9.50 – £11.00
Shift hours: Full Time
About the Role
At Sodexo, we are passionate about food, we believe that good food really has the power to bring everyone together!
As a cook/kitchen assistant you’ll prepare and create beautiful dishes for our people, and you’ll make their day start well as everyone loves breakfast and lunch being cooked by someone who has passion for food!
Sodexo and our Clients are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Certain roles will require applicants to undergo screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (UK) and / or Disclosure Scotland (Scotland)
Sodexo reserves the right to close this advert early if we are in receipt of a high number of applications.
A few things about you
Your communication skills need to be strong, and your attention to detail second to none! You’ll need the ability to work well under pressure. Being a team player is key, as well as putting customer service at the heart of everything you do.
It doesn’t matter if you’ve never worked as a cook/kitchen assistant before, what does matter to us is taking pride in what you do. A willingness to learn and develop new skills is a bonus too
There will be great opportunities to grow and progress your career with Sodexo and we will support you throughout your journey with us!
Supporting the Head Chef
Preparation of the menu, using the recipes provided
Food ordering and stock taking
Food Hygiene, Allergen and Health and Safety compliance
Production of Hospitality as per client requests
Supervision of the team Building relationships with client and customers Friendly and polite customer service
Experience of working as chef using fresh ingredients, with excellent craft skills
Food hygiene level 2 & 3 (further training will be available)
Knowledge of health and safety practices Basic financial understand of gross profit management
Experience of working with in schools preferred Self-motivated, using own initiative, desire to learn and achieve.
Ability to motivate others Ideally you will have some knowledge of education feeding and worked in either a Chef role, with a strong focus on delivering the highest quality of food and service along with flair, originality and the ability to make this one of the best catering offers in the area.
Location: Aylesford School and Sixth Form College, England