Signpost International Vacancy – Food Project Chef

Signpost International are hiring!

Job Opportunity – Food Project Chef

Terms of Reference

Salary £20,811 (per annum pro rata)
Pension Signpost International operates a pension scheme which all employees are
eligible to join.
Holiday 30 days per year (pro rata) plus Scottish public holidays.
Hours The normal hours of work will be 28 hours per week (0.8 FTE). Preferred
working hours Monday, Wednesday-Friday 8am-4pm. Additional flexibility in
working hours will be required due to some weekend and evening work.
Payment for overtime is not given but employees are entitled to time off in
lieu by agreement.
Requirements Must have legal right to work in the UK
Candidate must be subject to basic disclosure and reference check

Signpost International are looking for a creative person with a love of cooking great meals, a passion for reducing food waste and tackling food poverty, and experience in a professional kitchen – think Ready Steady Cook without the live studio audience! The role involves balancing the production of meals to a high standard while ensuring the smooth operation of the café both of which are enabled by volunteers with varying levels of experience and ability.  The Food Project Chef will work closely with our Food & Health Development Officer in planning our food-centered activities. The ideal candidate will have experience in the catering sector, aspects of café management, and project coordination. The person should be a highly motivated individual with strong communication and interpersonal skills.

Applications, comprising a CV and cover letter detailing your skills and experiences – with specific reference to the role requirements contained in the job description and person specification – should be received by 5pm Friday 8th April 2022.

Applications should be submitted either:

  • By email to [email protected]
  • Or by post to: Caroline Bentley, The Roundhouse, Lothian Crescent, Dundee, DD4 0HU

Interviews will be scheduled to take place in the week of the 11th April, with a preferred start date toward the beginning or mid-May.

A full job advert and job description are available on Signpost International’s website at the following link: https://www.signpost-international.org/2022/03/19/job-opportunity-food-project-chef/

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