Application for Chef

Full Time (40 hours per week)

£19,000 per annum

International Centre for Life, Newcastle Upon Tyne

We have an excellent opportunity for a Chef to join our busy catering team.  As someone who is enthusiastic and keen to progress, you will have gained experience in a similar catering environment and will enjoy producing work of a high standard. Duties at Life will include preparation of food for all catering outlets and events at Life including two on-site cafes, conferences, private dining and weddings.

Working hours generally follow a straight shift pattern, allowing for a greater work/life balance. You will get the opportunity to show off your creativity and originality with food tailored to events and it is vital that you have a good awareness of the latest food and service trends and be able to adapt these to ensure the offer remains innovative and contemporary.

As an experienced chef, you will be able to assist junior staff in producing a consistent product, both in the kitchen and front of house areas and be capable of maintaining high standards of customer care, health and safety and food hygiene legislation. A relevant catering qualification and food hygiene certificate are essential.

The successful candidate must have food hygiene training and an understanding of Health and Safety. Chef whites are provided and laundered.

Please note successful applicants will be subject to a DBS check. Details of our DBS policy are available on request.

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To apply for this vacancy, please complete the online application form by Wednesday 3 July 2019. Previous applicants need not apply.

The International Centre for Life is an equal opportunities employer and is accredited with the Equality Standard Gold Award. It has bronze accreditation under the North East Better Health at Work Scheme.

Registered Charity Number: 1059607