Head Cook – Catering Services (1 Post)

Qualifications and Experience

  • Applicants should have a National Certificate in Professional Cookery/National Certificate in Tourism and Hospitality/Certificate in Hospitality and Tourism Management/Certificate in Hotel and Catering Studies/Certificate in Hotel and Catering Management/Certificate in Professional Cooking and Culinary Arts/Certificate in Bakery Studies;
  • A minimum of five (5) Ordinary Level subjects and three (3) years relevant post qualification experience as a Cook is a requirement.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Check freshness of food and ingredients;
  • Supervise and coordinate activities of Cooks and other food preparation workers;
  • Develop recipes and determine how to present the food;
  • Plan menus and ensure uniform serving sizes and quality of meals;
  • Inspect supplies, equipment and work areas for cleanliness and functionality;
  • Hire, train and supervise Cooks and other food preparation workers;
  • Order and maintain inventory of food and supplies and monitor sanitation practices and follow kitchen safety standards;
  • Any other work related duties as assigned by the Supervisor.

NB:    Female candidates are encouraged to apply. Police clearance is mandatory for successful candidates.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES:

Interested and qualified persons should send one set of their application merged in continuous pdf format to recruitment@buse.ac.zw consisting of the application letter, certified copies of educational certificates, transcripts, National ID, Birth Certificate and a Curriculum Vitae giving full personal details including full names, place and date of birth, qualifications, previous employment and experience, telephone number, present salary, date of availability, names, e-mail addresses and telephone numbers of at least three referees.

Applications should clearly indicate the “Post” which is being applied for in the subject line and addressed to:

The Assistant Registrar- Human Resources

Bindura University of Science Education

P Bag 1020

BINDURA

Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to. The closing date for the receipt of applications is Monday, 12 September 2022.

For more information phone (66210) 7531-2, 7622, 7623, 0772 154 882-9.

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