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The Vines (Neuro-Rehabilitation Centre), Innhams Wood, Crowborough, TN6 1TE

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Part Time


£10.42 per hour (effective from the 1st of April)


15 hours per week - weekends

Job Advert Role Description

We are currently looking for a Weekend Chef to join our established team at The Vines in Crowborough, East Sussex. 

The Vines is a residential rehabilitation service for people who have experienced acquired brain injury.

A dedicated multi-disciplinary team of nursing, rehabilitative support and therapy staff develop and deliver programs tailored for each individual. Positive goals are developed in conjunction with their families to best reflect individuals' aspirations. Individuals are supported to take part in activities they enjoy, including sensory experiences, and families are encouraged to be involved through regular review meetings.

We're looking for people to join our team who really want to make a positive difference to peoples' lives!

As part of the Support Services team, our Chefs provide a high quality service to our residents through the creation, presentation and delivery of fresh meals. The successful candidate will be responsible for the provision of the catering service with particular emphasis on the planning, preparation and cooking of meals.

As a Chef you will:

  • Be required to prepare and cook meals for our residents each day.
  • Ensure that menus and storage of food clearly explains and separates allergens.
  • Follow the Priory catering guides for food monitoring and cooking to ensure compliance with EHO standards.
  • You will be required to manage the department budget, order and maintain stock levels and maintain accurate records of freezer levels and food supplies.

​What we’d like to give you:

  • A competitive salary
  • Enhanced disclosure cost coverage
  • Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training
  • 28 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Online benefits and cashback rewards
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Pension options


Division DBS info


All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland, and the cost of this will be covered by Priory. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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