Assistant Chef


Vacancy Overview

Salary: £10.16 Per Hour
Closes: 23 January 2022

Assistant Chef

Penylan House Nursing Home, Cardiff

£10.16 per hour

37.5 hours per week (Every other weekend off and no evening work!)

Are you looking for a role you can fit around your current commitments? 

Do you love creating exciting, new recipes? 

Could you provide delicious and nutritious meals for our tenants? 

Would you like to progress in your catering career? 

Linc Cymru has a fantastic opportunity for an Assistant Chef at our Penylan House Nursing Home, Cardiff.  

Your role will be in a busy kitchen which prepares delicious and nutritious meals for our residents, and sometimes their visitors too.

Mealtimes are important to our residents; they are a time to relax and enjoy the company of other residents, visitors and Linc staff – and you will be the smiling face when they visit the dining room. 

What does this Assistant Chef job entail?

•Responsible for cooking daily fresh meals for our residents. 

•In the absence of the Chef Manager, you will also lead the team to ensure consistently high standards of service and undertake general kitchen management duties no two days will be the same.

•You will be responsible for preparing and serving meals along with supporting the team to set up the dining room and with all aspects of meal preparations and the daily close down of the kitchen.

•Leading by example is key, so if you work in a ‘clean as you go’ way, this role will be perfect for you! Keeping the kitchen, dining room and equipment sparkly clean is important, so you’ll need to ensure that the team of Food

Service Assistants keep on top of daily tasks to maintain excellent quality food and customer service. 

•With a dedicated Learning & Development team, we will ensure you have all the knowledge you need to succeed and excel in this role. 

What you can expect from us:

•37.5 hours per week (Earliest start time 7:00am and latest finish 6:00pm. Typical shift will be 10:00am – 6:00pm)

•Hourly Pay: £10.16

•Every other weekend off

•Dedicated Learning & Development team to support with any training needs

•Free onsite parking

How do I apply?

If you are looking for an Assistant Chef job, we would love to hear from you. 

Please don’t hesitate to contact the team: should you have any questions about the role of Assistant Chef.

The advert will close at 23:45 on Sunday 23rd January 2022 We reserve the right to close this vacancy when we have received sufficient applications.

So, don’t delay – apply today.

As an equal opportunities employer, Linc-Cymru is committed to the equal treatment of all current and prospective employees and does not condone discrimination on the basis of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, gender identity, or marriage and civil partnership.

We aspire to have a diverse and inclusive workplace and strongly encourage suitably qualified applicants from a wide range of backgrounds to apply and join Linc-Cymru.

Contact the HR team

Freephone 029 2047 4715
Head Office Address


Housing Association

387 Newport Road


CF24 1GG