Head Chef

Recruit Hospitality Ltd
£25,000 - £29,999
01 May 2018
22 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Stylish country pub and eating-place, which is popular with both locals and those travelling, is looking to appoint a Head Chef

The venue has recently undergone a sensitive renovation involving an experienced team of builders, designers and decorators working together to bring their customers and staff the welcoming, smart and comfortable pub restaurant it now is.

About the job

  • Food preparation and cooking of British classics
  • Drive your team to produce top quality dishes
  • Working in a high volume fast paced environment
  • Kitchen management
  • Menu control and specials development
  • Costings and margins
  • Stock control and ordering
  • Staff management, training and development
  • Motivate others and lead by example
  • Ensure full; compliance with food safety legislation and requirements

The ideal candidate

  • Have worked in a similar role
  • Excellent cooking and organisational skills
  • Able to motivate a develop a team
  • Customer focused – ability to exceed guest expectations
  • Effective communication skills (both back and front of house)
  • People management skills
  • Organised and calm under pressure
  • Knowledge of food hygiene regulations
  • Should already have the legal right to work in the UK / EU and ideally be living in the UK (for interview attendance purposes)

Salary and benefits

  • £25,000 to £28,000pa
  • 28 days paid holiday
  • Contributory Pension
  • Company discount scheme
  • Uniform
  • High Street retail vouchers and discounts
  • Great opportunities for career progression