• Job Reference: com/3105/87722001/52621097/R/B
  • Date Posted: 1 June 2024
  • Employer: Compass Group
  • Website:
  • Location: Poole
  • Salary: £12.50 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Role: ChefLocation: PooleHours: 35 H/P/W working 5 over 7 daysPay: £12.50 Per Hour 
We believe that nutritious and delicious food is a vital part of the healing process. We are dedicated to providing our patients with meals that not only meet their dietary requirements but also bring joy and comfort. We are looking for a talented and passionate Chef to join our team and help us elevate our culinary offerings to the next level.Spice up your next career move!
Key Responsibilities:
  • Menu Planning & Preparation: Work with the Head Chef to support in the design of menus and prepare balanced, nutritious meals tailored to various dietary needs.
  • Quality Assurance: Ensure that all meals are prepared to the highest standards of quality and taste, adhering to health and safety regulations.
  • Patient Care: Work closely with dietitians and medical staff to accommodate individual patient dietary requirements and preferences.
  • Experience: Experience as a Chef, preferably in a healthcare setting or similar with Time served or an industry recognised qualification 
  • Skills: Strong culinary skills, with a focus on nutrition and dietetics. 
  • Knowledge: Familiarity with food safety regulations and dietary requirements for various medical conditions.
  • Communication: Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to work effectively in a team environment.

We ensure you're rewarded for all your hard work, which is why we offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:

  • To help with the cost of living crisis, Compass will be providing a free meal or equivalent Subsidy while working
  • Exclusive travel discounts with TUI, Expedia, and many more
  • Save money on your food shop with discounts on Tesco, Sainsbury's, Morrisons and many more
  • Quick access for you and your immediate family to a Digital GP, and wider healthcare benefits
  • Up to 44% off cinema tickets to enjoy your favourite blockbuster
  • Regular emails filled with the best discounts and savings available
  • Receive cash rewards every time you spend and use them on a wide range of brands
  • Un-wind with us with free wellness, mindfulness and exercise classes
  • You can share all discounts and offers with your friends and families
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Grow your career with our Career Pathways and MyLearning programmes

Part of Compass Group UK&I, Medirest is the specialist healthcare operating company of Compass Group UK & Ireland, providing a full range of hotel services, including staff, patient and visitor catering, domestics, portering, security and reception, at over 130 NHS Trusts and private hospitals.

Job Reference: com/3105/87722001/52621097/R/BU

Compass Group UK&I wants everyone in our business to feel able to be themselves at work and to have an equal opportunity to progress their career. We want to create a culture where we respect and embrace everyone's talents, beliefs, backgrounds, and abilities. Where our colleagues feel valued, can reach their full potential, and thrive - Diversity is Our Strength!