Chef/Experienced Professional Cook

with Avon Tyrrell

newspaper Catering
locationEngland, The New Forest
start dateASAP
salary £23,750 FTE
training providedTraining provided

We believe in creating memories that last a lifetime.

Our staff are dedicated to providing a high quality, friendly and personable service.

Our skilled team of activity instructors play a large role in the success of the centre, supporting and encouraging individuals to realise their potential and develop essential life skills.

We invest in our staff and offer an extensive apprenticeship programme to ensure that visitors receive a high quality service, whilst also enabling individuals to grow and develop within the industry.

Sessions are tailored to meet learning objectives and can all be linked to the National Curriculum.

Chef/Experienced Professional Cook

typical day A Typical Day in the Job

Working in our small friendly catering team you will be able to use your experience and ideas to develop our catering services by:

- Co-designing and delivering customer-driven cost-effective menus that promote healthy eating

- Helping to create a dining experience that encourages social interaction (meals are served from our hot plate and eaten in our dining room) helping to support the overall outcomes of any visit

- Inspire others by offering mentoring support to our apprentice commis chef (once recruited)

- Maintaining standards to ensure we comply with all regulatory and legislative requirements

- Maintaining industry knowledge to provide professional expertise on allergens

- Ordering and maintaining stock levels, sourcing best value

- Providing high levels of customer care, interacting politely and professionally with guests

ideal candidate Who are we looking for?

Professional experience in the catering/cooking industry

our offer What we can offer you

We offer a competitive range of benefits, good work/life balance, excellent learning and development opportunities and vibrant organisational culture.
- Flexible/Agile Working
- 27 days annual leave plus bank holidays
- Pension scheme (currently UK Youth match employee contributions up to 5%)
- Membership of our life insurance scheme which would pay out up to 4 times your salary
- Employee Assistance Programme to support employees both professionally and personally
- 20% discount off bookings at Avon Tyrrell our New Forest Outdoor Centre including, camping, lodges and outdoor activities.
- Cyclescheme and Techscheme


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