Job Description

Mango Solutions Recruitment are currently looking for a Cook on behalf of our client, a Care Centre based in Brentwood, Essex. 

The Cook will be required to work 37.5 hours across 7 days.  

Main Duties:

-To work with and report to the Catering Manager, assisting them in supervising and managing the team including, running the kitchen. 
-To provide the highest quality of food at all times. 
-To follow recipes and cook according to the regularly updated menu for staff, residents and visitors.
-To contribute ideas to the menu. 
-To become familiar with the dietary and nutritional requirements of each of the residing residents at the Care Centre. 
-To maintain excellent food hygiene standards at all times.
-To assist the Catering Manager in preparing for regular inspections from local authorities, ensuring all standards are met to keep the kitchen at a 5* food hygiene rating. 
-To have a clear understanding of allergies and be up to date on all allergen guidance and legislation from the FSA (Food Standards Agency).
-To cover the staff cafeteria when required. 
-To have a significantly strong understanding of food hygiene. 


-Level 2 Food & Health Safety qualifications and/or relevant City & Guilds or NVQ equivalent qualifications.
-DBS/CRB Check  

If you are interested in this Cook position please call or email your CV for an immediate start 

Mango Solutions Recruitment are acting as the Employment Agency