NHS Western Isles

  • Sector: Medical, Dental and Health Care
  • Location: Isle of North Uist
  • £17,360 to £20,327 per annum GBP 17360
  • Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Angus McKellar
  • Reference: SW999/A&C/WI1762/SHO

HOTEL SERVICES DEPARTMENT Western Isles Hospital CHEF / COOK Band 3 £17,360 to £20,327 pro rata Plus Distant Islands Allowance of £975 per annum pro rata Permanent Shifts include 7.00am - 2.00pm & 12.30pm-7.30pm. We require a Chef/Cook to join our existing team. Duties will include producing and serving of high quality meals for patients, staff and external customers. You will also be required to interpret and manage all operational aspects of the kitchen and associated areas i.e. Deliveries / preparation / storage rooms, wash up, and also the supervision of staff working in these areas under the overall leadership of the Catering Supervisor Preferred experience within a commercial/industrial background would be a strong advantage but not necessary. You would be expected to have Comprehensive knowledge of food hygiene & H.A.C.C.P. regulations and have good all round food preparation, leadership & supervisory skills in order to carry out this job successfully. A degree of flexibility is essential as you will be expected to cover periods of high annual leave and sickness. Candidates would require City & Guilds 7061/2 or SVQ level 3 (catering) and a food hygiene certificate (Intermediate). Any other relevant certificates or training that candidates have done would also be advantageous. The successful candidate will need to achieve the Mandatory Induction Standards for Healthcare Support Workers and comply with the Code of Conduct within three months of full time employment or up to six months for part time workers. For further information see For further information or an informal discussion on the post please contact George Maciver, Catering Supervisor on 01851 708133 / All NHS Western Isles vacancies appear on the SHOW website: along with a job description and an application form. This post is not eligible for relocation expenses. Gheibhear bileag-tagraidh agus dealbh-obrach bho Roinn Feachd-obrach, Ospadal nan Eilean Siar, Rathad MhicAmhlaigh, Steòrnabhagh, Eilean Leòdhais HS1 2AF. Fòn: 01851 762027 or 762005. Return completed application form in Word Format to or mail to; Human Resources Department, Western Isles Hospital, Macaulay Road, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis HS1 2AF. Tel: 01851 762027 or 762005. Closing Date: 27th October 2016 Job Ref: WI1762

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