Head Pastry Chef
The Lanesborough is currently seeking to recruit an exceptional individual to join the senior management team as Pastry Head Chef.
We are looking for an experienced & highly professional Pastry Head Chef leading our pastry team who has the talent and ability to prepare and produce high quality pastry & patisseries consistently.You must be dual – skilled as rigorous manager and chef! You will be responsible for leading a brigade of 15 dedicated chefs, where you will be in charge for their training, motivation and of structuring the team. You will also ensure a good and professional working atmosphere. With excellent culinary skills and the desire to push for excellence, you will have experience in managing budgets, menu planning and costing and implementing standards and health and hygiene. You will be a charismatic leader who has strong teaching skills, creativity, good relationship skills and a physical and mental resilience.
In return we offer fantastic industry leading rewards and benefits (Conditions apply):
- Dental and Optical Benefits
- Season Ticket Loan
- Private Medical Insurance
- Meals on Duty
- Enhanced Pension Scheme
- Tailored Uniforms
- Cycle Scheme (Loan to Purchase)
- Dry Cleaning (Non Uniformed Ambassadors)
- Childcare Vouchers
- Training & Development Plans
- Social Committee Activities
- Training Fund Assistance
- Awards & Recognition Programs
You will come from a similar management position from a similar hotel background. This is an ideal opportunity for someone who is currently working as a Pastry Head Chef and is seeking a new challenge. The ideal candidate will have set strong cooking skills, the ability to adapt cooking to the local environment, the ability to manage a profit centre and a team.
As Pastry Head Chef you will be, focused, passionate and well organised with the ability to handle pressure and deliver.
In line with the requirements of the Asylum & Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process