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Relief Chef

  • Location: Norwich
  • Salary: £15 - £16 per hour
  • Job Type:Temporary
  • Sector: Hospitality
  • Contact: Vitaly Andrejev
  • Contact Email: v.andrejev@select.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 01603615511
  • Job Ref: SF61232
Job Description: We are seeking a talented and flexible Relief Chef to join our culinary team on an as-needed basis. The Relief Chef will step in to cover absences, assist during peak periods, and support special events across various locations. This role is perfect for a versatile and experienced chef who enjoys a dynamic work environment and has a passion for cooking.

Responsibilities:
  • Prepare and cook meals according to menu specifications and dietary requirements
  • Maintain high standards of food quality, presentation, and hygiene
  • Ensure compliance with food safety regulations and company policies
  • Adapt to different kitchen environments and work collaboratively with diverse teams
  • Assist with menu planning and development when needed
  • Manage kitchen operations efficiently, including inventory management and stock control
  • Provide training and support to kitchen staff as required
  • Maintain cleanliness and organisation in the kitchen at all times
Requirements:
  • Proven experience as a Chef in various settings (e.g., restaurants, hotels, schools, care homes)
  • Culinary qualification or relevant training is preferred
  • Strong knowledge of food safety and hygiene regulations
  • Ability to work well under pressure and adapt to different kitchen environments
  • Excellent cooking skills and creativity in menu planning
  • Strong teamwork and communication skills
  • Flexibility to work various shifts, including evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Availability to travel to different locations as needed
Benefits:
  • Competitive hourly wage
  • Opportunities for career growth and development
  • Diverse and dynamic work environment
  • Supportive and inclusive team 
If you are a skilled and adaptable chef looking for a flexible and rewarding role, we would love to hear from you! Get in touch with Vitaly at Select Recruitment Specialist for more information, or apply now!