COOK for a Family on the East Rand

  • Private
  • Linksfield Ridge, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Jan 19, 2017
Full time Hospitality-Hotel

Job Description

Looking for a young lady between the ages of 22 and 32 years old to cook for a private family on the East Rand. Monday to Friday 11h30 to 19h30. Overtime paid extra. Applicant MUST be able to cook well. Does not have to be cordon bleue but creative, tasty, wholesome, food full of flavour. CTC R7500-R8000 incl provident and UIF. Must be able to travel some weekends and must be able to work late on odd occasion. Job entails cooking lunch, dinner, preparing school lunch for the next day and preparing menus, Would suite a single person.

Duties and Responsibilities

Will need to cook lunch for the family every day and all the kids come home at various times so need to accommodate everyone

Will need to cook to everyones specifics example son does not eat fat father loves fat (specifics will be supplied)

Food that is prepared does not have to be cordon blue BUT must be creative yummy tasty inventive (that is why we are looking for a cook not a chef)

Sometimes they entertain so creative snacky finger food must be prepared

It is a jewish family BUT if chosen will be sent on a specific jewish cooking course

The family have a house at the river and a farm in Magaliesberg IF they are entertaining 3 or 4 other families at these holiday homes then the chef must go with and prepare all meals etc.

Own transport is a BONUS but not a necessity however – transport problems on how to get to work or not to work are not to become the families problem – so preferable a car.

Will need to cook dinner for the family

Will need to prepare school lunches for the children for the following day

Plan a menu for the holiday homes and give to the driver to go and guy all the food needed for the family to take away (this is required on Thursday afternoon, latest Friday morning even when not going with to cook – as the family need to know the menu and what they will eat over the weekend

Grocery lists are to be given to the driver regularly so that he can buy all the groceries from the various stores

Minimum Requirements

2 years cooking experience