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Chef (Adults' Health and Care) HCC613360

Job Details:

Salary Range: £23,115 - £24,140 pro-rata, per annum 
Work Location: Ticehurst, Aldershot  
Hours per week: 37 (part time hours will be considered)
Contract type: Permanent
Closing Date: 28th April 2024

Applications will be reviewed as soon as they are received, therefore the advert may close early.

The Role:

Our homes provide the right environment for us to deliver the outstanding care our residents deserve. Joining our catering team, you’ll be responsible for preparing high quality, nutritious meals. You’ll support the Chef Manager with overseeing the catering budget, ordering food stock and planning menus. Each of our residents is unique and you’ll deliver a person-centred catering service, ensuring individual dietary needs are met.  

Take a look at our Candidate Pack for more information about the role, team and our values.  The section ‘About you’ explains what specific knowledge, skills and experience we want you to tell us about.  Make sure you explain how you meet these requirements and demonstrate our values, in your application. 

With a Level 2 in Food and Cooking, alongside catering experience in a similar environment, you’ll enjoy working as part of a small team, responding calmly and flexibly to changing needs.  With strong communication and relationship building skills, you’ll enjoy getting to know our residents and working closely with your colleagues in the home. 

Choose a career with us and join our friendly, committed and supportive team, as part of the largest care provider in Hampshire. You’ll have access to a wealth of rewarding career choices, whatever your skills and experience, plus access to our extensive Benefits Package.
This role does involve some weekend and bank holidays working, for which enhancements are paid.  

Please note: We are unable to offer sponsorship for this role and therefore it is essential that you already have the right to work in the UK before applying.

Values Based Recruitment

We recruit for attitudes and values in Adults’ Health and Care. We invite you to evidence how you demonstrate our 5 core values in your application.  For more information on our values, please refer to the candidate pack.

Additional Information:

Find out more about Working with us in Adults Health and Care, including our benefits and the recruitment process. 

Vetting Requirements:

This post is subject to an Enhanced Criminal Records Check.

Contact Details for an Informal Discussion:

Please contact us via email at for any further information.


Hampshire County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. We expect all employees, workers and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment.


In order to combat discrimination, no unnecessary conditions or requirements will be applied which could have a disproportionately adverse effect on any one group. All sections of the population will have equal access to jobs. No applicant or employee will receive less favourable treatment because of age, disability, gender reassignment, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, marriage or civil partnership and pregnancy or maternity, unless a Genuine Occupational Requirement (GOR) applies.


We are a Disability Confident Employer – committed to ensuring that our recruitment and selection process is inclusive and accessible.



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