Vacancy – Head of Kitchen

Are you an experienced Head Chef who has a passion for healthy eating and children, and who wants to be part of our exciting new service, Flourish?

Flourish is an unprecedented new project in Jersey. This is a 2 year pilot to cook and deliver healthy and nutritious hot meals to Jersey’s States primary school children, with a view to scaling the operational model up to deliver hot school meals across the Island’s States schools. Working together with the Government of Jersey, we have developed an operational model to initially cook up to 700 meals each school day which will be delivered to Janvrin and Samares Schools.

We are looking for a highly experienced, passionate, motivated Head Chef who can work with the Senior Leadership of Caring Cooks, to lead on developing, implementing and continuously improving the culinary vision for Flourish. The role will work within the professional standards for a Head of Kitchen from the Lead Association for Catering in Education to prepare meals in line with the School Food Standards from UK Government. You will also be responsible for innovation, menu development, cost control and compliance with the prevailing legislation, in the UK and locally.

You can download the job description and for further information please contact Melissa Nobrega, Chief Executive on 01534 710989 or by email.  5 years residency is required and a Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Check will be required on acceptance.

To apply please send your CV and completed application form to Melissa Nobrega.

Closing date Friday 17th May 2019.