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Nursery Cook

Windmill Hill Day Nursery, Swindon

Closing date 06/06/13

Childbase is currently recruiting for a Nursery Cook to join their friendly and professional team at Windmill Hill Day Nursery in Swindon. 

As Nursery Cook you will provide nutritious, well balanced meals for children aged 6 weeks to 5 years and maintain high standards of hygiene and safety in the kitchen. The position is offered as full-time working 39 hours per week. 

The successful candidate will have the following skills and experience: 

• Previous experience of working independently within a kitchen is essential.
• Previous experience of working within a care environment is desirable.
• You will have the ability to work well within a team as well as on your own initiative.
• You will have the ability to cater for special dietary needs, including allergies and preference diets.
• Previous experience of food purchasing and budgeting is desirable.
• You will also have good communication, organisation and administration skills.
• A Basic Food Hygiene Certificate is essential.
• Level 3 in Food Safety is desirable, but training will be given.

A First Aid certificate would be desirable.
A current enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) or Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) is advantageous.   (All successful candidates will be subject to a DBS check). 


For further information about this role please download our Nursery Cook job description.  


Childbase can offer you an excellent salary and benefits package, for further information please click here. 

Nursery Overview

Ofsted Accreditation:  Good

Provides high quality care to children in local community aged 6 weeks to 5 years

Open 52 weeks per year from 8am to 6pm

Find out more and visit the nursery website.

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