Nursery Cook Chef job in Derby City at Diamond Day Nursery Limited

Nursery Cook / Chef

Company: Diamond Day Nursery Limited

Location: Derby UK

Date Posted:Dec 13, 2017

JOB DESCRIPTIONPost Title:   Nursery Cook/ChefResponsibility to:   Nursery ManagerResponsible for: ApprenticeLocation: Diamond Day Nursery, Alvaston Street, Alvaston, Derby, DE24 0PA. Other locations may include: Southover Residential home, Burton Rd, Derby, DE23 6AN & White Doves, 32-34 Renals Street, Derby, DE23 6SHPost objective:   To ensure all children are receiving a healthy and balanced diet, while in our care.Duties and Responsibilities:?      Planning of weekly menus, taking into account, multi-cultural differences, special diets and parent/carer suggestions.?      Stock rotation.?      Ensure knowledge on food safety, food hygiene and health and safety in the workplace is kept up to date through appropriate certificates and knowledge of legislations.?      Ensure knowledge on Food Allergens is up-to-date and maintained.?      Liaise with Practitioners in Baby Unit regarding the preparation of baby foods, i.e. blended, mashed or chopped etc.?      To maintain good knowledge of safeguarding and follow the correct procedures.?      Responsible for overseeing the quantities of food required.?      Complete a weekly shopping list of provisions required.?      Prepare, cook and serve the daily meals, ensuring food is cooked properly and looks attractive for the children to eat.?      Preparation of children’s morning and afternoon snack.?      Ensure the cleanliness of the kitchen area and appliances?      Empty the waste binregularly, do not let it overflow.?      Ensure pots and pans are washed according to Food Safety and Health and Hygiene regulations.?      Ensure the fridge and cupboards are organised.?      Defrost the freezers’ every 2-3 months.?      Oversee the health and safety in the kitchen and work towards environmental health guidelines.?      Report any breakages and wear and tear of equipment.?      Ensure tea-towels and dishcloths are washed daily, acceptable for use and maintained.?      Ensure daily checks are up to date; such as, daily recordings of fridge and freezer temperatures, opening & closing checks.?      Monitor daily cooked and heated food temperatures with probe.?      Do a monthly deep clean of the whole kitchen area and clean behind equipment such as fridges, freezers’, etc.?      Clean the drains, ensuring food build up does not occur.?      Must hold an appropriate Food Hygiene, Food Safety, Health & Hygiene or equivalent Certificate.?      Must help support and train apprenticeMethods of working:The post holder will be expected to adopt a participative and collaborative style of team working.The post holder will be expected to undertake any necessary training associated with the duties of this post.The post holder will be expected to understand and comply with the Nursery’s policies and procedures.The post holder will comply with all health and safety policies and legislation in the performance of their duties and responsibilities.The post holder will be expected to assist in development of appropriate Management information systems and maintain confidentiality.I acknowledge that I have received a copy of this job description and accept that the responsibilities attached to the post are as indicated. Your signature: ________________________Date:  ______________________   View full job description
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