Nursery Cook

Worldwide Education Recruitment ltd

Nursery Cook

Worldwide Education, The UK’s number one supply agency, are seeking a Nursery Cook who is enthusiastic and motivated to undertake a permanent role in a vibrant and energetic Nursery Setting. Worldwide Education are excited to offer this role as a Nursery Cook for a Nursery in the Shepperton (TW17) Area.

A successful Nursery Cook will be expected to cook for up to 38 children at one time, 5 days per week from 10:00am-1:30pm.

Pay – The Nursery is offering a salary of £9-£9.40 hour for a Nursery Cook- depending on experience.


To be considered for the position of Nursery Cook, you will:

*Be confident working in a sole role- no assistant

*Hold a Level 2 in Food Hygiene (desirable- training may be required if you do not hold this qualification)

*Have experience cooking within a Nursery and/or School setting.

*Hold or be prepared to undergo an Enhanced DBS check

Daily duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Ensuring the kitchen is completely tidy (may need to empty dishwasher, start meal prep ahead)
  • Prepare a variety of meal options depending on dietary requirements. The table will be laid, and it will clearly show what dietary requirements may need to be considered for each child- specific requirements discussed in advance – i.e., meals with no soya, egg, or milk
  • Preparing water and dishes so they are available for staff to help serve the children
  • Provide a pudding which usually consists of biscuit, flapjack, or yogurt
  • Full knowledge of food hygiene inspections is important- the knowledge to keep the paperwork in date and following the correct legislation is imperative.
  • After mealtimes, dishwasher will need to be re-stacked,
  • The dining room tables will need to be cleaned and wiped and the floor swept

Worldwide Education is committed to safeguarding children and young people. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously and thus, all staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service. This is inclusive of our Nursery Cooks.

About Worldwide Education:

Worldwide Education is a market-leading Education Recruitment and Supply Agency committed to the learning and development of young people. We are an employer of choice for High Quality Nursery and Childcare Settings- including support staff such as Nursery Cooks.

What the Nursery have to offer?

As a valued employee of our client, you will receive:

* Excellent starting salary

* Private Pension Scheme

* Training opportunities to further your knowledge and experience

How to apply

If you are a Nursery Cook who can cater to all dietary requirements and provide healthy and balanced meals for children and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you. Send your CV by directly applying to this ad or alternatively visit our website and register your details.

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