We have a vacancy for a Relief Chef to join our Hospice Kitchen to cover for holidays/staff absences. The Relief Chef will prepare, cook and assist the serving of meals and beverages for patients, visitors and staff in accordance with specified menus. S/he will work closely with nursing staff to ensure patients’ dietary requirements are met, taking into account their medical, ethical and personal needs.



Location                                                                                 Based at The Butterfly Hospice, Rowan Way, Boston                   

Post Requirements                                                                                                                              

The successful candidate must have:

 •   Food Safety Certificate

 •   Experience in the preparation and serving of well-presented        and nutritious meals

  • Empathy with patients and the ability to relate to them in a sensitive manner

 •   Knowledge and practical application of health and safety in        the work place


£ 9.50 per hour per hour inclusive of shift allowance   


Hours of Work                                

Morning/Late shifts as per rota. Will include weekends and bank holidays 

Morning: 7am—1pm

Afternoon: 1pm—7pm

Hospice Chef 
Job Description



Safer Recruitment

The Butterfly Hospice Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable people in our care. An enhanced DBS is essential for this position.


Why Apply?

The Butterfly Hospice Trust strives to provide a supportive working environment for all staff and volunteers in order that they can develop personally and professionally.

If you are interested in this vacancy, please download our job application form and job description (above) 

Closing date: Noon Friday 27th March 2020

Interview date to be confirmed in the early part of April. 



Telephone: 01205 311222

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