Chef – Part Time –

  • Part Time
  • Oxford, Oxfordshire
  • Address Region: Oxfordshire
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Salary: £18360 - £19000/annum

Social Care

Chef – Oxford

£18,360-£19,000 per annum (depending on experience)

Hours- 25 per week


Cycle to work Scheme

Childcare Vouchers

Paid Overtime

Outstanding Induction & Training

£100 towards gym membership

Free parking on site

Employee Assistance Programme

Credit Union

Online shopping discounts

25 days holiday + bank holidays

Do you have the desire to help change lives and have experience of working within a mental health setting? One in four people will

experience mental ill health in their lifetime, or be close to someone who does. Response Organisation is one of the largest mental health charities in Oxfordshire that provides housing and a range of support for people that experience severe and enduring mental health needs.

We are currently looking to recruit a part time, permanent Chef who will play a key role at our Oxford Site. As the Chef, you will be responsible for managing the operation of the kitchen including food production, supplies, presentation/service and record management and compliance with quality and safety standards to maintain the current food hygiene rating of 5.

The duties within any role vary from day to day. Some of the core duties within the house will include:

Maintain accurate records of freezer/fridge temperatures as required by Environmental Health, Food Standards Agency

and the Company

Preparation of the cooking and serving of delicious and nutritious hot and cold meals as and when required

Liaising with the project’s management and residents when planning menus in order to provide a balanced nutritious diet

Maintaining accurate records of food supplies and waste as well as planning, designing and costing of menus.

Ensuring that basic food hygiene standards are maintained by all staff involved in handling and delivery of food.

Above all, we are looking for people that share our values below and want to make a real difference to people’s lives:

Caring – Our residents are the heart and soul of all that we do, we provide person-centred care that enables residents to live a life worth living. We believe that differences should be celebrated, and each resident’s uniqueness enhances not only our community, but also the support we provide.

Safe – Honest and open relationships help to make all of our residents feel safe, and we provide a safe place for recovery for as long as a resident may require.

Creative – Continuous learning from one another is key. When working with a resident at their own pace there is/ are many ways to get creative with how they are supported.

Aspirational – Recovery is focused on what a resident can do, not what they can’t.

Salary: £18360 – £19000/annum

Job Type: Part Time

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire

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