• Based in Yeovil or Taunton (to be agreed)
  • 37 hours per week
  • £9.06 per hour including 14% unsocial hours’ enhancement

We are recruiting a full time Relief Chef to join our catering team to provide support at both our Yeovil and Taunton Hospices.

You must be able to effectively and efficiently prepare meals of a consistently high standard both in content and presentation, under the direction of the Head Chef.

You must be able to safely prepare, cook and store foods in line with Food Hygiene Regulations, with particular reference to correct temperature control.

If you support our vision to deliver a first rate service to our patients, families and staff, are passionate about the delivery of exceptional service and you have a ‘can do‘ approach we would be delighted to hear from you.

It is a requirement that you have NVQ 2 in Professional Cookery or equivalent and a Level 2 Food Hygiene Course would be desirable.

Closing date:  1 July 2016

How to apply

Please click the links below to download a Job Description, Application Pack and Diversity Monitoring Form:

Job Description

Application Pack

Diversity Monitoring Form

Alternatively, please contact our 24 hour recruitment line on (01823) 365627 or e-mail: recruitment@st-margarets-hospice.org.uk.

Please return your completed Application Pack and Diversity Monitoring Form either to the email address above, or post to: HR Department, St. Margaret’s Hospice, Heron Drive, Bishop's Hull, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 5HA.

Applicants are strongly advised to read the following documents before applying:

Guidlines for Applicants

Employee Handbook

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