Our Chef Assistants take part in the preparation and service of all meals (lunch, snacks and tea).
As a LEYF Chef Assistant, you ensure safe food preparation and delivery of nutritionally well-balanced meals, as well as helping with general nursery housekeeping to maintain a safe and healthy environment for the children.
At LEYF, we give our Chef Assistants the opportunity to join our Chef Academy and train to become a LEYF Chef.
- Food Hygiene Certificate
- Good hygiene practices
- Ability to assess all stages of the food preparation process in accordance with HACCP
- Children’s dietary requirements (Understand the importance of following the guidelines within the Healthy eating and Allergy Policies).
- Experience in a busy kitchen
- A positive and proactive attitude to work
About the nursery
Rated Good by Ofsted, Stockwell Gardens Nursery and Pre-School provides Early Years education and care to children from birth to 5 years old.
You can find us in Stockwell, just seconds from Stockwell underground station. Our nursery is light and spacious, with separate rooms for different age groups. We also have a sensory room, a soft play room and a large garden.
The children enjoy many different activities, from construction to science experiments, creating small world dolls’ houses and farms, yoga and gardening.