Senior Chef | Yeatman Hospital Sherborne


Job overview

Are you a qualified and experienced chef who is passionate about food? Sherborne’s Yeatman Hospital is looking for an outstanding senior chef to join the team.

As a senior chef you’ll demonstrate practical experience and knowledge of allergens, modified diets and nutritional content. You must hold a L3 Food Hygiene Certificate or have a willingness to undertake this. Experience of providing catering services in a similar setting, menu planning and portion control is essential.

You will be confident and have supervisory experience to lead a team of catering staff, supporting them to be creative in our high-quality meal provision.

This is a full-time position based at the Yeatman Hospital. You must be able to work flexibly as part of a rota between 6.30am-6pm, including weekends and bank holidays at enhanced pay.

For any queries, please contact facilities manager Alison Lee at or call 07775027961.

Main duties of the job

  • Provide a high standard of catering services to patients, staff and visitors. 
  • To ensure correct standards of cleanliness are achieved and maintained. 
  • To have input into the annual appraisal process of staff.
  • Skills required for food preparation, use of knife skills.
  • Organise and manage own workload and the teams to meet with competing demands and deadlines, including an ability to respond flexibly to ad hoc situations and requests.  
  • To lead on the training and workplace induction of other catering staff.
  • Responsibility for the ordering of stock and management of products, including rotation of stock to avoid wastage.


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