Enhanced holiday entitlement increasing with service
Assistant Nursery Chef Vacancy at Busy Bees London Kilburn Nursery
Working Monday to Friday only, no evenings or Weekends! 20 hours per week.
Monday-Friday between 9am-5pm
Busy Bees is the UK's largest childcare company who are committed to providing the best start in life for every child. Our staff are our most valuable asset to ensure we deliver high quality childcare and exciting opportunities for learning that gives every child a head start.
We can't do this without you, so we're looking for an Assistant Nursery Chef to join us at our nursery in London Kilburn. You will support the chef in ensuring the children experience a variety of healthy balanced and nutritious foods throughout the day.
About our London Kilburn Nursery All of our children enjoy a solid provision of childcare with tailored activities and experiences appropriate to their age and stage of development. Play is vital for children and helps them to understand and explore a wide variety of subject areas. Our dedicated staff create programmes of stimulating and educational play including mark making, literacy and numeracy skills, role play and home corner activities. We encourage quiet time too and of course there's always plenty of time for reassuring cuddles and love, especially for the babies in our homely baby room.
Key responsibilities: * Support the chef in providing healthy balanced, nutritious freshly prepared meals and snacks in line with food safety regulations and Busy Bees best practice guidelines. * Support the chef in adhering to budgets and financial targets and forecasts according to actual attendance * Assist in stock levels and ordering new supplies * Managing the kitchen in the chef's absence * Maintain high hygiene standards in the kitchen, including regular high and low level cleaning of surfaces and equipment
We offer a fantastic package an Assistant Nursery Chef: * Enhanced holiday entitlement that increases with service * Childcare provision with substantial childcare discounts * Excellent in-house training and career progression opportunities * Opportunity to gain further qualifications via BB Training Academy * Retail Discounts Scheme via an online benefits portal e.g. Sainsbury's, Mark & Spencer, Odeon, Gym membership and many more including cash back facilities * A confidential employee assistance programme to assist all staff where they may benefit from having access to a sensitive ear * Provision of pension scheme auto enrolment
You need: * Food Safety or Hygiene Level 2 (Desirable) * Good communication, organisational skills * High Standards of personal hygiene
All positions are subject to an enhanced DBS Check