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Head Pastry Chef

  • Location: Gloucester
  • Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits: Temporary Live in/Relocation available, excellent tips
  • Job Type:Permanent
  • Sector: Hospitality
  • Contact: Jonathan Taylor
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 03301 743817
  • Job Ref: SF60330
Head Pastry Chef - A Prestigious Spa Hotel
Are you passionate about crafting exceptional pastries? Do you see yourself leading a team in a luxurious spa hotel environment? If you answered "yes", we have an exciting opportunity for you as our next Head Pastry Chef.
The Role:
As the Head Pastry Chef, you will:
  • Lead and innovate in the pastry section, setting high standards for dessert creation and presentation.
  • Manage a team of 6 excellent pastry chefs
  • Mentoring apprentices 
  • Exceed guests' expectations with your exceptional skill and creativity.
  • Work alongside the Head Chef to foster a supportive and motivated kitchen team.
  • Achieve culinary excellence while ensuring profitability.
  • Mentor and develop junior pastry chefs, ensuring consistency in service and product quality.
  • Comply with all health and safety regulations, maintaining a superior kitchen operation.
  • Build a strong rapport with the F&B team, enhancing teamwork and service quality.
Your Skills:
  • NVQ Level 3 or equivalent.
  • CIEH Level 2.
  • Experience showcasing excellent food production skills.
  • Capability to perform excellently under pressure.
The Package:
  • £39000 - £42000 salary with a share of gratuities.
  • 29 days holiday
  • Incremental holiday increase up to 5 years.
  • Meals on duty and free parking.
  • Generous service charge and tips.
  • Discounted stays and dining within the hotel group.
  • Discounts on Spa retail and treatments.
  • Refer-a-friend scheme with a rewarding bonus.
  • Access to wellness and fitness platforms.
  • Engaging in charity events and sustainability initiatives.
About The Team: We are a group of luxury hotels and spas known for our exceptional service and commitment to sustainability. We've earned accolades for our environmental efforts and are dedicated to continuing this important work. Join us, and be a part of a team that values excellence, sustainability, and innovation.

Your Next Step: This is more than a job – it's a career in high-end hospitality with a team that values your expertise and growth. As our Head Pastry Chef, you'll play a pivotal role in defining the culinary experience. Apply now to embark on a rewarding journey with us!