Posted 7 days ago

Project: Increasing Resilience of Crisis Affected Women and Girls in Tyre (Sour) through comprehensive Livelihood and Protection Services.

1.Objective: The Chef Consultant will play a vital role in training and overseeing the work of Cash for Work (CFW) individuals in the community kitchen. The project aims to improve food security and nutrition for crisis-affected vulnerable families in the Tyre area. The project aims to address the immediate and long-term needs of vulnerable families in Tyre-South Lebanon through a holistic approach that focuses on the safety, well-being, and empowerment of women and girls.

2. Responsibilities:

  • Develop and deliver training sessions for Cash for Work(CFW) individuals on cooking techniques, food safety, and kitchen hygiene.
  • Supervise and mentor Cash for Work(CFW) individuals in the kitchen to ensure meals are prepared efficiently and to high standards.
  • Monitor kitchen operations to ensure compliance with food safety and hygiene standards.
  • Work closely with the nutritionist to ensure meals are nutritious and meet dietary requirements.
  • Provide regular feedback and guidance to Cash for Work(CFW) individuals to enhance their cooking skills.
  • Work closely with the kitchen manager.

3. Key Deliverables:

  • Regular supervision and monitoring of kitchen operations.
  • Reports on kitchen performance and recommendations for improvement.

4. Qualifications:

  • Professional chef with formal training in culinary arts.
  • At least 5 years of experience in culinary management, preferably in a large-scale kitchen or catering setting.
  • Strong knowledge of food safety and hygiene standards.
  • Experience in training and mentoring staff.
  • Fluency in English and Arabic.
  • Experience working with vulnerable populations.

5. Reporting

  • Report to the kitchen manager.
  • Provide regular updates on kitchen operations and staff performance.

6. Coordination

  • Coordinate closely with the Project Coordinator, kitchen staff, and other project staff.
  • Collaborate with kitchen staff to ensure smooth operation.

Duration and Location:

  • Part-time position, a 9-month contract position based in Tyre, Lebanon.

Application Process: Interested candidates should submit their CV and a cover letter outlining their relevant experience.

Applications can be sent to hr

INITIATE is an equal opportunity employer and encourages candidates of all backgrounds to apply.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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