Early Years Chef

  • Part-time
  • South West
  • £9874.80 per annum GBP / Year
  • Salary: £9874.80 per annum

Website Snapdragons Nursery

Early Years Daycare

18 hours per week (Monday & Tuesday or Thursday & Friday 08:00-17:00) Higher salary for a Qualified candidate available.

Starts: Immediately

You are directly responsible for all cooking for children, kitchen functions including food ordering, preparation, maintenance of quality standards, sanitation and cleanliness, training of employees in methods of cooking, preparation, portion control. To complete relevant paperwork and to follow the “Healthy eating” policy.

The perks of working for Snapdragons don’t stop at our competitive Early Years salaries. Here are some more great reasons to join the team:

We want to improve your work/life balance

Work full time (40 hrs) over 4 days for our childcare practitioners
Paid lunchbreaks (yes, you will get paid just for eating your lunch!)
Almost seven weeks of paid annual leave and an extra paid day off on your birthday
Family friendly policies including generous childcare discounts so your own children can attend (30% minimum discount)
We want to help you look after yourself

Feeling poorly? We pay enhanced company sick pay for when you can’t come in to work
Need more help? Our staff have 24/7 access to an award-winning Employee Assistance Programme provided by Health Assured
Not sure where to begin? We have a dedicated inhouse well-being team to help you!
Feeling hungry? There are always plenty of snacks available
Cycle to work scheme keeps you and the environment healthy
We want to help you progress

Wide ranging opportunities for training and career progression including Level 5 Early Years Lead Practitioner, EYITT, ECT, Level 3 Early Years SENCO & Forest School
Paid paediatric first aid training
We want to recognise all of your hard work and dedication

£300 ‘Recommend a friend’ bonus and enhanced rewards for featured jobs
Employee nominated reward scheme with real world gifts
Free annual party to celebrate with your team
Our retention figures speak for themselves – over 51% have been with us for more than two years and over 25% have stayed for more than 10 years!

To apply for the position please visit http://www.snapdragonsnursery.com/jobs/ and complete an online application form. Informal enquiries should be directed to Mrs Jess Payne on 01225 375018.

Snapdragons are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. Snapdragons Nursery is committed to being an equal opportunities employer.

SAFEGUARDING NOTE: As this role is working in a “regulated activity” according to the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006, the successful applicant will require an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Certificate (DBS).
Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Part-time hours: 18 per week

Casual dress
Company events
Company pension
Cycle to work scheme
On-site parking
Sick pay 


Day shift
Monday to Friday
No weekends

Work Location: In person

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