Bradbury Café Cook (Relief)

YMCA Humber is a charity that specialises in supported accommodation for over 100 young people in communities around North East Lincolnshire. We also provide education and training, mental health support and youth activities to support young people across the Humber. The Bradbury Café is based within our main premises on Freeman Street in Grimsby and provides exceptional catering services to our residents, staff, and the public throughout the week. As our catering provision continues to grow, we are seeking a Relief Cook to join our current team.
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Duties and Responsibilities

You will be responsible for planning an interesting and varied menu which provides a balanced diet to our customers and residents, and in addition to daily breakfast and lunchtime services, will prepare buffets for bookings within the association and ensure resident breakfasts are provided each morning.

During day-to-day service you will have responsibility in: 

  • Ordering and rotation of locally sourced and fresh groceries.
  • Supervision of the overall cleanliness of the kitchen preparation area.
  • Ensuring all Health and Safety standards are met, though food standards certification.
  • Keeping up to date records of food supplies in line with HSA.

An NVQ Level 2 in Food Preparation and Catering is essential to this role, with Food Hygiene and Allergen Training advantageous, although additional mandatory training will be provided including COSHH, Infection Control and HACCP.


Relief Hours

As a Relief worker you will have the flexibility to undertake a variety of shifts whilst supporting the Catering Team via a zero-hour agreement, covering absence, annual leave, and additional functions in line with the needs of the service.

This fluid and flexible role is ideal for anyone seeking additional hours or paid work alongside current studies, and would suit anyone wishing to progress in the catering field.   

If you feel you have the catering skills to become a key member of our inclusive team, we would love to hear from you.

To apply, please email your CV and covering letter to our People and Policy Manager: