Pre-School Cook/Chef

by | Oct 7, 2020

Pre School Cook

Part time – 3 hours a day

Monday to Friday

£8.72 per hour

We know that food and mealtimes form an important part of child development and learning, so we are looking for a part-time Cook/Chef to prepare interesting, varied, fresh and nutritious meals for our children.

Feathered Skies Nursery & Preschool provides high-quality care and education for children below statutory school age. We are truly passionate about giving every child the very best foundations for lifelong learning and holistic happiness, whilst offering children and their families a service that actively promotes equality and values diversity.

In this role you will:

  • Design and deliver a varied and nutritious menu whilst meeting dietary requirements
  • Ensure eating areas are set up and cleared away, and that daily / weekly cleaning is carried out effectively
  • Ensure the kitchen has sufficient stock of foods, cleaning materials and disposables
  • Effectively manage a budget
  • Manage the kitchen administration, including calculating meal costs, completing employment and health and safety paperwork, and monitoring performance
  • Welcome feedback, and work with the settings Managers to maintain high standards
  • Ensure all health and safety, food safety and hygiene procedures are followed

As well as having a Level 2 Food Safety & Hygiene qualification and experience of working in a similar catering environment, you’ll also be full of enthusiasm and well organised.

We are an independent nursery with an excellent reputation for our childcare provision which promotes an open, friendly, and supportive environment. We offer excellent development opportunities and ongoing training and development along with childcare, bonus scheme, pension scheme and 20 days holiday (pro rata).

Feathered Skies is an Equal Opportunities Employer that is committed to all workers and job applicants being treated equally and given the same set of opportunities regardless of their age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, disability, culture or anything other personal characteristic that might be discriminated against. All applicants must have eligibility to work in UK.

Safeguarding requirement: Feathered Skies Limited is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. It is a requirement of all staff that they share this commitment and follow the prescribed policy and procedures to continuously promote a culture of safeguarding across the whole organisation.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and does require an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check. Applicants must be prepared to disclose any convictions they may have and any orders which have been made against them.

To apply for this role please send your full CV & covering letter to our HR Consultant at

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