Salary: Competitive £11.00 to £14.00 per hour
Shift hours: Full Time
At Sodexo, we are passionate about food and we place our students at the heart of everything we do.
We put our dedication to fabulous food in the spotlight to showcase what our talented team can do! Our amazing chefs create fresh, vibrant meals for our students and staff. We are looking for Pastry Chef to join us at Hanworth.
If you would like to learn more about our prestigious School please click here https://www.lehs.org.uk/about/contact-us
Sodexo and our clients are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults within a regulated activity. This role will require applicants to undergo screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Garda Vetting.
Sodexo reserves the right to close this advert early if we are in receipt of a high number of applications.
Few Things about You
Your communication skills need to be strong, and your attention to detail second to none! You’ll need basic food preparation and cooking skills, and the ability to work well under pressure. Being a team player is key, as well as putting customer service at the heart of everything you do.
You’ll need to have:
· 2 years experience as a Pastry Chef
· Basic Food and Hygiene and Health and Safety Certificates
Sodexo embeds a strong safety culture in everything we do. There will be company procedures to follow alongside our Health & Safety practises so it is vital that you will champion this
We are looking to take the catering offer to the next level for events and school lunches, where we will provide our own range of cakes and sweet treats. This position is for someone who already has experience in pastry and is looking for a great life balance as we are a day school predominantly operational mon-fri. We are open to discussing start and finish times with the candidate to suit their lifestyle.
Main duties will include :
Preparing sweet treats for 1,000 lunches a day
Creating cakes for events and designing sweet menus for events
Working with chef team to deliver treats for 6th form cafe and breaktime cafe
Will have previous experience as a pastry chef
Will be looking for an excellent work life balance
Flair and imagination in pastry
Creative in pastry design and excellent attention to detail
Dedication to allergen information and food hygiene