Chef - Linson Court Care Home, Batley, WF17 5RU

Working with the Anavo Group is one of the best career moves ever. At Linson Court, the expectation is that both staff and residents are treated with the expected levels of respect. We have a dedicated team, come, and join us and be part of a great team. Linson Court is currently being managed by Anavo Group. Linson Court is a 40-bed home with two separate units, we cater for general nursing and residential dementia residents. When you join Anavo Group, you’ll be part of an innovative and growing organisation that is committed to making a tangible difference to people in Care Homes. You will join an environment where we can achieve great things together. We have a dedicated team, come, and join us and be part of a great team.

Why choose to work for us?

We offer:

  • Competitive salary.
  • Support through NVQ qualifications.
  • Free DBS check.
  • Free uniform.
  • Reward and Recognition Programme.
  • Refer a Friend Scheme.
  • Free library of online courses for continuous professional development.

The Role

As a Chef, you will be required to:


  • Prepare, cook and serve hot and cold meals, as and when required, providing for special dietary requirements and taking into account the preferences and cultures of residents.
  • Liaise with the Head Chef to plan menus.
  • Maintain accurate records of food supplies and freezer/fridge temperatures.
  • Ensure stock rotation.
  • Order stock and check deliveries against all delivery notes and in line with the Food Safety System in place.
  • Supervise and instruct Kitchen colleagues in the use of all equipment and hygiene procedures.
  • Ensure statutory Health & Safety standards are followed in the kitchen and dining areas.


You will also be required to:


  • Maintain professional knowledge and competence.
  • Complete mandatory training days and online courses.


Essential candidate criteria:


  • City & Guilds 706-1&2, or equivalent (achieved or working towards).
  • Basic Food/Hygiene Certificate.



Anavo Group is committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of our residents and will take up relevant DBS checks as part of the recruitment process.


By applying for this vacancy there is an expectation that you are willing to enter, or have already entered, the COVID-19 vaccination programme and can provide evidence of your status. If you are medically exempt, please contact a member of the HR Team to discuss before proceeding with your application.


**This advert will close as soon as we have received a sufficient level of applications, please do not delay in applying **



Quick glance

  • Location: Dark Lane, Batley, West Yorkshire WF17 5RU
  • Type: Full-Time – Permanent, Day Shift (7.30am – 4.30pm), Monday to Sunday
  • Salary: £9.58 per hour, 32.5 per week


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