Nursery Cook

  • All About Children
  • Nottingham, UK
  • 07 Dec, 2023
Part time

Job Description


Hours: 5 hours a day (25 hours per week)

Do you love children and creating beautiful food in equal quantities?

We are currently looking for a qualified Nursery Cook at Daybreak Nursery in Amersham.

In this role will be responsible for preparing snacks, lunch, and tea for all children in the nursery, adhering to agreed menus and maintaining high levels of cleanliness in all aspects of work.  

Nursery Cook – What we can offer YOU!

  • A friendly and supportive team
  • Free breakfast and main meal on work days
  • A competitive salary & free uniform

Nursery Cook – Qualifications & Experience

  • Minimum two years’ proven catering experience.
  • Basic Food Hygiene Certificate.
  • Capable of working under pressure in an organised way.
  • Experience of working in a childcare environment.
  • Knowledge of food preparation for special dietary needs i.e. vegetarian, cultural.
  • Ability to work with children in preparing simple snacks and baking preparation.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.

Nursery Chef – Key Responsibilities

  • To ensure that all children with allergies are catered for in compliance with our allergies policy as well as maintaining the allergen file.
  • To ensure the kitchen and all kitchen equipment is kept clean and tidy.
  • To observe high standards of food hygiene during the preparation, cooking and serving of all foods.
  • Maintain the Safer Food, Better Business documentation on a daily basis to comply with food safety management procedures and food hygiene regulations.
  • To undertake baking activities with the children.
  • To promote healthy eating with the children and staff.
  • To maintain high standards of personal hygiene and personal appearance in accordance with the Company’s hygiene policy.

If you feel you have what it takes to be considered for this role of Nursery Cook, please get in touch today, we are waiting to hear from you!


Nursery Name

Radcliffe Road Day Nursery