Head Chef – Nursing Home | Southampton | Pay Rate: £14ph

About Us

The Contemplation Group, established in 2003, is a privately owned company, consisting of 13 care services all registered with the Care Quality Commission.

Contemplation Homes Limited owns and operates 8 Residential Nursing homes; Contemplation Care Limited has 4 Residential Learning Disability homes and a Domiciliary Care and Nursing agency.

Job Requirements

Contemplation Homes are looking for a full-time Head Chef for their Woodlands Ridge Nursing Home in Woodlands, Southampton to budget, prepare, cook and serve meals to elderly and physically disabled residents in a 18 bedded nursing home. To cater for special diets such as Diabetic, soft reducing, vegetarian etc. You will be responsible for the ordering of provisions and maintaining the budget allocated, and maintain a high quality service to meet with CQC Compliance and EHO Inspections.

This position is subject to two acceptable references and an enhanced DBS Disclosure, the cost of which will be met by the company.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Pay: £14.00 per hour


  • Company pension
  • Discounted or free food
  • On-site parking
  • Referral programme
  • Store discount


  • Chef: 1 year (preferred)