Kitchen Assistant

Job Title: Kitchen Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wandsworth
Salary: £17,000 - £19,000
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: CH - 538
Contact Name: Colette
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 11, 2019 15:55

Job Description

Are you a Kitchen Assistant living in or around Wandsworth ?

Do you want a new and exciting permanent position in this area?

If so we can help, we are currently recruiting on behalf of a Nursery setting looking for a Kitchen Assistant to join their team.

Our dedicated team of consultants have an extensive knowledge of the childcare industry which has been built upon previous careers in the Early Years therefore we feel that with our expertise we can recruit impeccable practitioners!

  • 40 hours per week
  • Working with a friendly team
  • £17,000 - £19,000 per annum

The nursery caters for children aged 3 months to 5 years, Monday to Friday from breakfast until tea. The setting serves 3 meals a day including two snacks providing the children with a healthy and balanced diet.

The role would involve the preparation, cooking and serving of all meals and snacks in accordance with the EYFS food and drink requirements. All meals are to be fresh, nutritional, wholesome and appeal to children aged 0-5 years. Excellent standards of hygiene and the ability to maintain a safe and professional kitchen are required.

To be considered for a position with our well established team you must have the following

  • Food Hygiene Certifacte
  • A professional qualification such as NVQ level 2 in Catering or Food Handling
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of HACCP and COSHH.
  • Experience working in a nursery kitchen.
  • Knowledge of stock control and budgeting.
  • Excellent time management and organisation skills.
  • A variety of ideas to make different foods appeal to children
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • The ability to use your own initiative
  • An understanding of all Kitchen duties

** This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Certificate and Early Years references ****StaffBank is an Equal Opportunities Employer **

Nursery Nurse, Nursery Assistant, Nursery Practitioner, Early Years practitioners, EYPS, Montessori Teachers

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