School Cook - Bolton
We're currently recruiting a dedicated School Cook to help ensure the smooth running of the operations in Chartwells on a full time basis, contracted to 35 hours per week.As a School Cook, you will use your skills to maintain a high standard of quality work. In return, you will have the chance to progress your career with a company that invests in its people, celebrates individuality, and rewards and recognises employees who go beyond the plate.We ensure you're rewarded for all your hard work, which is why we offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:Exclusive travel discounts with TUI, Expedia, Booking.com and many moreSave money on your food shop with discounts on Tesco, Sainsbury's, Morrisons and many moreQuick access for you and your immediate family to a Digital GP, and wider healthcare benefitsUp to 44% off cinema tickets to enjoy your favourite blockbusterRegular emails filled with the best discounts and savings availableReceive cash rewards every time you spend and use them on a wide range of brandsUn-wind with us with free wellness, mindfulness and exercise classesYou can share all discounts and offers with your friends and familiesContributory pension schemeGrow your career with our Career Pathways and MyLearning programmes
Here's an idea of what your shift patterns will be: Variable shiftsPlease note: This role is contracted to 43.6 weeks per yearCould you bring your spark to Chartwells? Here's what you need to know before applying:Your key responsibilities will include:Preparing high-quality food that brightens our customers dayWorking in a team to prepare and serve delicious mealsSeeking opportunities to improve our menus and food servicesMaintaining a positive brand image through exemplary customer serviceRecording and reducing food waste levelsSupporting with all kitchen organisation, stocking, and cleaning responsibilitiesComplying with Food Handling & Hygiene standardsComplying with Health & Safety regulations.Our ideal Cook will:Be passionate about world-class food and customer serviceHave experience in a similar roleBe a strong team player with excellent communication skillsHave a good understanding of Food Handling & Hygiene standardsHave a flexible approach to workingPart of Compass Group UK&I, Chartwells is the leading provider of catering and support services to the education sector. For over a quarter of a century, Chartwells has been focusing on helping those in education to build strong bodies, sharp minds and lead long healthy lives. Every week, Chartwells serves millions of nutritious and delicious meals to pupils and students in primary and secondary schools, academies, independent schools, colleges, and universities across the UK. Chartwells is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all employees to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to successfully completing pre-employment checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure and a Children's Barred List check. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and we ask applicants to declare all previous convictions and cautions in order to assess their suitability to work with children.Job Reference: com/0902/61725001/52621745/WJCompass Group UK&I wants everyone in our business to feel able to be themselves at work and to have an equal opportunity to progress their career. We want to create a culture where we respect and embrace everyone's talents, beliefs, backgrounds, and abilities. Where our colleagues feel valued, can reach their full potential, and thrive - Diversity is Our Strength!