Hospital Chef Job in Nigeria

 Redeemer's Health Village is a leading healthcare institution dedicated to providing exceptional medical care and improving the health and well-being of individuals and communities in Nigeria. With a commitment to excellence and innovation, we strive to deliver high-quality healthcare services and uphold the highest standards of integrity and professionalism.

We are driven by a passion to provide exceptional healthcare services that thrive in caring, quality, and innovation on a pedestal that matches global healthcare standards. Our exceptional personnel, cutting-edge clinical technology, and adept utilization of information systems will distinguish us. We will provide our community with services that prioritize safety, achieve desired outcomes, and align with the latest professional knowledge whilst being served by the best healthcare faculties in the nation and beyond. We will be known as the best place to be a patient, the best place to work, and the best place to practice medicine.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Hospital Chef

Location: Mowe, Ogun
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Overview

  • We are seeking a talented and dedicated Hospital Chef to join our culinary team and provide exceptional dining experiences for patients, staff, and visitors. The ideal candidate will have a passion for cooking nutritious and delicious meals while adhering to dietary restrictions and health guidelines. This role offers the opportunity to work in a fast-paced healthcare environment, contributing to the well-being and satisfaction of our community through culinary excellence.

Duties and Responsibilities
Menu Planning and Execution:

  • Develop nutritious and appetizing menus that meet the dietary needs and preferences of patients, staff, and visitors.
  • Prepare and cook meals using fresh, high-quality ingredients, while ensuring compliance with health and safety regulations and dietary restrictions.

Specialized Diets and Allergen Management:

  • Accommodate special dietary requirements, including diabetic, gluten-free, low-sodium, and allergen-free meals, with attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Work closely with healthcare professionals to understand patients' nutritional needs and modify recipes accordingly.

Kitchen Managaement and Food Safety:

  • Oversee daily kitchen operations, including food preparation, cooking, and sanitation, to maintain high standards of cleanliness and food safety.
  • Monitor inventory levels, order supplies, and minimize waste to optimize efficiency and cost-effectiveness.

Team Leadership and Training:

  • Supervise kitchen staff, providing guidance, support, and feedback to ensure smooth workflow and exceptional culinary outcomes
  • Conduct training sessions on food safety, cooking techniques, and menu preparation to foster a culture of continuous improvement and professional development.

Customer Service and Communication:

  • Interact with patients, staff, and visitors in a courteous and professional manner, addressing any concerns or special requests related to dining services.
  • Collaborate with hospital departments and external vendors to coordinate special events, catering services, and promotional activities.


  • Proven experience as a Chef, preferably in a healthcare or institutional setting.
  • Culinary Degree or equivalent certification from a recognized culinary institution.
  • Strong knowledge of nutrition, dietary requirements, and food safety standards.
  • Excellent culinary skills, with the ability to prepare a wide range of dishes from scratch.
  • Familiarity with specialized diets and allergen management protocols.
  • Leadership abilities, with experience in supervising and training kitchen staff.
  • Exceptional organizational and time management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks effectively.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with a customer-focused approach.
  • Flexibility to work rotating shifts, including evenings, weekends, and holidays.
  • Commitment to upholding high standards of professionalism, integrity, and ethical conduct.

Application Closing Date
7th May, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Resume and Cover Letter to: using the job title as the subject of the mail.