Chef _ Immediate Start _ Ongoing Temp Contract

  • £20.00 - £25.00 per hour

  • Sutton, London

Are you an experienced Chef with man management skills, looking for an exciting opportunity in a government-based unit?
We have a temporary placement available immediately for a skilled Chef who thrives in working with large teams based in Sutton.


Prepare and cook high-quality meals for government personnel and staff members.
Supervise and manage a team of kitchen staff, ensuring efficient and effective operations.
Maintain cleanliness and hygiene standards in the kitchen area.
Oversee inventory management and ensure adequate supplies are available. Adhere to health and safety regulations and promote a safe working environment.
Collaborate with other departments and units to provide excellent service.

Requirements :
Proven experience as a Chef, preferably in a high-volume setting.
Strong man management skills to lead and motivate a team.
Knowledge of food safety and hygiene practices.
Excellent culinary skills and the ability to create diverse and appealing menus.
Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment and handle pressure. - Good communication and interpersonal skills.

Willingness to undergo vetting procedures required for the position.

We offer competitive pay rates starting at £20 per hour, with Saturdays at £22.50ph and Sundays at £25ph, paid weekly, for this temporary placement.

You'll have alternate weekends off, allowing for a healthy work-life balance.

If you are a dedicated and talented Chef with experience in managing teams and want to make a positive impact in a government-based unit, we would love to hear from you.

Apply now with your updated CV and a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and suitability for the role.

This is a temporary placement for a minimum of 4 months, with the possibility of extension based on performance and organisational needs. This role is available immediately.

The location is accessible on public transport, but there is also free parking on site.

Due to the nature of the environment, a security check will be required.

26 Recruitment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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