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Cook (full-time)

  • Employer: Bracknell Forest Council
  • Reference: JOB00684
  • Published: Mon 20/06/2022, 12:03 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 04/07/2022, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37
  • Salary: £18887 - £20045 per annum + LWA £637
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Look Out Discovery Centre, Berkshire

Do you have passion for cooking? Looking to work Monday to Friday with no evening work?

We are looking for an enthusiastic cook to help us deliver our simple but delicious menu.

The Woodlarks Café is a very popular café situated in the picturesque location of Swinley Forest. We are looking for someone who can work with us through the week and help deliver our freshly prepared menu for our customers to enjoy. The cook will be responsible for ensuring our café has a consistent supply of freshly cooked products for our diverse customer base.

Because we're Bracknell Forest

What it's like working in our team...

We care about our visitors and want to deliver a great customer service for all that visit us.

Our Cafe team play a key role in helping ensure our customers enjoy their day out to The Look Out Discovery Centre and Swinley Forest.

You will be working as part of a small and efficient friendly team, who always go above and beyond to ensure our customers are served delicious food and drinks in a timely manner.

You will be supported to carry out the following duties, responsibilities and training...

  • Provide hot and cold food and drinks consistently, with a high degree of accuracy, whilst working under pressure.
  • Provide a role-model for the Catering Assistants and the other Cooks, demonstrating the professional standards required of a commercial catering operation, by working at a high tempo, with clear focus and a problem solving, can-do approach.
  • Take pride in the menu offer, contributing ideas to the continual improvement of catering services, working with the Catering Manager and Assistant Manager on the options for improved items and the more efficient delivery of the existing menu.
  • Work carefully, to ensure compliance with all relevant legislation and best industry practice, including Food Safety regulations, HACCP procedures, allergen regulations (FIR regulations), and COSHH regulations, through monitoring process and procedures.

The benefits you will experience are...

  • An inclusive and social working environment.
  • Generous annual leave entitlement.
  • Regular opportunities for development with internal and external training courses.
  • A great working location on the doorstep of the picturesque Swinley Forest.
  • Internal sports and social club opportunities.
  • Discounted leisure centre and gym membership.
  • Supermarket discount.
  • An interest free loan for a rail season ticket.

What we're looking for...

We are looking for an enthusiastic and reliable person, who is looking to undertake a cooking role through the week. This person would ideally have experience within the catering industry, however someone with a passion for home cooking looking to learn new skills would be welcomed. This person will need to have a strong focus on food safety and hygiene, various training on this will also be provided.

Interview date

Interview will be held w/c 11th July 2022

Want to ask us a question?

For an informal discussion or to ask any questions about this role. Please contact:

Dean Potts, Operations Manager

Tel.: 01344 354400

 

As part of the Council's ongoing commitment to redeployment, please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any stage of the recruitment process if a suitable redeployee is identified.

Any candidates wishing to apply who would require sponsorship can determine the likelihood of obtaining a Certificate of Sponsorship for the role by assessing their circumstances against the relevant criteria.

No agencies please.

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  • Employer: Bracknell Forest Council
  • Reference: JOB00684
  • Published: Mon 20/06/2022, 12:03 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 04/07/2022, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37
  • Salary: £18887 - £20045 per annum + LWA £637
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Look Out Discovery Centre, Berkshire

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