Chef- Bank

Join our team as a Bank Chef at Cherry Tree Care Home, part of Hallmark Care Homes - where fresh food and work-life balance are at the heart of what we do.

At Hallmark Care Homes, a family-run provider with 22 care homes across the UK, we prioritise nurturing relationships and delivering care centered around family values. Our innovative facilities and dedicated care teams ensure a comfortable stay alongside the highest quality care available.

The Role:

As Bank Chef, you'll report to the Head Chef, supporting with food service and meal preparation within the care home. Working closely with other service teams, you'll uphold the highest service standards at one of our newest care homes, equipped with modern kitchen facilities.


  • Assist the Head Chef in meeting regulatory requirements and company policies.
  • Manage food levels and budgets to achieve expenditure targets.
  • Ensure exceptional catering services and resident dining experiences.
  • Maintain compliance with hygiene standards and regulations.

Ideal Candidate:

  • Outstanding and ethical, with a commitment to quality care.
  • Qualified with an NVQ Level 3 in Food Hygiene.
  • Experienced in busy kitchen environments, with at least two years in catering.
  • Committed to upholding Hallmark's values and Charter.

What You Can Expect:

  • Joining a values-driven company that values its people.
  • Industry-leading training, development, and career progression opportunities.
  • Excellent benefits including pension, life assurance, and optional healthcare.
  • Access to our rewards and discount scheme - Hallmark Rewards.
  • Achieving a healthy work-life balance.

Hallmark Care Homes is committed to promoting equal opportunities in employment and in the workplace and welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.  

We are happy to consider any reasonable adjustments that candidates may need during the recruitment process. If there are additional options, you’d like to request in making your application, please contact the recruitment team on 01277 314191 or send an email to 

To apply for this opportunity, please send your CV today. Join us in making a difference in the lives of our residents and their families.

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