Peripatetic Chef

Full time -  Salary: £22,126 per annum (£11.50 per hour) plus car user allowance of £5,500pa

Would you like to work for a not-for-profit care provider who is making a real difference in the lives of our residents?

Are you interested in joining a care provider with award-winning facilities and standards of care?

Are you fed up with working long days, evenings or night shifts, or double shifts?

Do you want to bring your knowledge and catering skills to enhance the mealtime experience of our residents?

We invest heavily in our team too, so isn’t it time you joined us?


We are currently recruiting for a Relief Chef Manager to assist across our homes. You will be working with the Support Services Manager to provide cover and support to the homes catering teams in delivering a safe, nutritious, cost-effective quality service to all customers. Planning and developing standard recipes and menus across the homes.

Working with our residents you will support the creation of new menus to meet their needs and suit their tastes. You will have the opportunity to be involved in our fine dining events, using Quantum Care’s award-winning Dining Club concept.


To be successful in your application, you will be:

  • The holder of a recognized catering qualification.
  • Well organized.
  • Able to lead a team, in the absence of the Chef Manager.
  • Sensitive to the needs of older people.

In return, Quantum Care can offer you a wide range of benefits including:

  • Excellent in-house training.
  • Opportunities for career progression.
  • Company pension.
  • Access to thousands of retail discounts and offers.
  • Childcare Vouchers.

If you have any issues with completing our online application form, please contact the HR team on 01707 368234.

All posts are subject to a DBS check. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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