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YMCA Norfolk needs new community cafe Chef 

YMCAIconPurple300YMCA Norfolk is looking for a Chef for its Williams' Kitchen community cafe in Norwich.

In April / May 2021, YMCA Norfolk launched its new Community Hub in the heart of Norwich on Aylsham Road. The beautifully renovated Jubilee Hall aims to provide a space to welcome individuals, families and friends through its crafted areas for all including: the community café, a children’s nursery, youth clubs, a soft play centre and on site pastoral support.

The community café, Williams’ Kitchen, will welcome customers into the space serving a selection of fresh, natural, hearty and healthy, deli-cafe food, drinks and high quality coffee. It will be a place to meet, eat, socialise, or just watch the world go by.

Position: Chef
Pay: £9.69 per hour
Contract Type: Permanent
Location:  Williams’ Kitchen, Aylsham Road, Norwich
Hours per week:  flexible

Job Role:
  • To carry out the preparation of food and other associated tasks within the catering unit. To ensure that at all times the catering function is carried out to the level of the YMCA Norfolk agreed standards and is undertaken in accordance with Health and Safety legislation, Environmental Health Guidelines and Food Hygiene requirements
Further information about the roles can be found here – Chef JD

The Organisation:
YMCA Norfolk is a great place to work, offering meaningful opportunities to make a difference in the lives of young people. Working at YMCA Norfolk is an opportunity to be a part of an organisation which is challenging, innovative, rewarding and fun! We place young people at the heart of all we do and are committed to building an organisation that is responsive to the needs of young people and our stakeholders. By supporting our staff and volunteers to develop their talent and ideas, together we can make a difference.

What you’ll get in return:

  • Health and wellbeing events and activities
  • Family friendly policies
  • In service training opportunities
  • Annual staff day and staff awards to celebrate our successes
  • Regular support
  • Staff discount at Stepping Stones Café

What to do next:
For more information on this role, please contact Beth Powell on on 07597 572985 or at beth.powell@ymcanorfolk.org

To apply, please send a copy of your up-to-date CV to careers@ymcanorfolk.org

Closing date for applications: 9am on Monday, October 4, 2021

YMCA Norfolk is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Please note the successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced / Standard DBS check prior to starting employment.



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