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Chef (Bank) - Skegness Hospital, Skegness

Posted: 7 Oct 2020 Closes: 5 Nov 2020
Skegness, United Kingdom £10.09 per hour
Permanent & Full-time NHS_HKjDszQoKU7V

Chef (Bank) - Skegness Hospital, Skegness

Job Reference: 979-A-20-8444

Employer: Location: Skegness Salary: £10.09 per hour

We are looking for a Bank Chef, to work as and when required, to join our team at Skegness Hospital. You will become part of a team who are passionate about supporting the NHS and its people through a wide range of catering tasks to support patients, staff and visitors

Our people are working hard behind the scenes to provide safe, clean, well maintained environments for patients and their NHS colleagues during this challenging time. They are the #HiddenHeros and we need more of them. You will become part of a team who are passionate about supporting catering for the NHS.

Salary and benefits
• £10.09 per hour.
• Excellent holidays - 27 days plus public and bank holidays
• Life assurance, income protection, personal accident cover and an employee assistance programme in addition to many other benefits.

Where would you work?
Your base will be Skegness Hospital, Dorothy Avenue , Skegness , PE25 2BS

What hours would you work?
You will be working a Variety of hours per week, with various shift patterns and start times throughout the day from early starts to late afternoon, Monday to Sunday.

What would you do?
In this role you would be responsible for a wide range of tasks including but not limited to;
• Being responsible for the provision of a food and beverage service, in accordance with health and safety requirements, Patient Led Assessments of the Care Environment (PLACE) and NHS Property Services policies and procedures

• Maintaining a safe environment for patients, staff and visitors by following all relevant policies and procedures and reporting all potential risks or hazards including equipment immediately to the Team Leader

• Ensuring that menu planning is cost effective and that food service has minimal wastage

• Prepare, cook and present food and beverages to the highest standards to meet modified/special requirements, departmental receipes and methods

• Work according to the Food Hygiene Regulations and in line with temperature control and infection control.

• Give advice with regard to special dietary requirements.

What are we looking for?
• We are looking for people who have the right values and want to make a difference for NHS patients and staff
• You should hold a City and Guilds/NVW Level 3 or equivalent and an Intermediate Food Hygiene certificate
• You be a great team ambassador and bring energy to everything you do able to work to deadlines and under pressure

What do you need to think about before applying?
• This role is physically demanding, and you will be lifting; moving and completing repetitive tasks.

NHS Property Services is a property owner and manager, advisor and service provider, helping to shape the NHS estate for the future. As a government-owned company we have one goal: to ensure the NHS makes the right property choices to enable excellent patient care.

Today our portfolio is one of the largest in the UK, comprising more than 3,000 properties with 7,000 tenants across England. At a total value of more than £3bn, this represents about 10% of the total NHS estate.

Our properties range from listed buildings through to award-winning, state-of-the-art integrated health campuses. Few property companies have such a high level of expertise as both a landlord and a service provider.

Since NHS Property Services was established in 2013, our portfolio has been evolving. It's been a period of tremendous change for the NHS. New models of care mean that properties have to deliver much more than in the past. We use our expertise in estate management and service provision to achieve the best value and cost savings possible.

The Rewards

The company can offer you a comprehensive and competitive benefits package, which includes:
  • 27 days' annual leave
  • Career development opportunities
  • Supportive workforce policies
  • Group personal pension
  • Life assurance
  • Income protection
  • Personal accident cover
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Cycle to work scheme
If you would like to join our dedicated facilities management team within NHS Property Services Ltd, we want to hear from you.

We have a statutory duty to ensure that employees operating in a customer facing role must speak fluent English and competenecy will be assessed at interview.


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