Head Chef

Head Chef, Leicester, £30,000 – £34,000

At Select Hospitality Cambridge we are currently recruiting on behalf of our client for a Head Chef, working predominantley Monday to Friday 7-4, 40 hours a week for a site located in Leicester
Working for a major contract caterer in Leicester providing fresh seasonal food served to a high standard. The Head Chef will be required to work along side the Chef manager to ensure that the caterers sites are staffed accordingly

The Head Chef will be someone who thrives on working with fresh and seasonal produce
Our client will want a Head Chef who:
• Strong team leader
• Adaptable to grow with the business
• Be able to work all sections of the kitchen and support the Chef Manager in creating exciting menus
• Has experience cooking with fresh food from scratch
• Can train and lead a team to deliver excellent results
• Is comfortable working in high pressure environments
• Is very well organised
• Has very high standards of food and hygiene and can ensure the team follow all H&S policies
• Has a good understanding of financial controls and costing
• Can create innovative and interesting menus
• Be able to adapt and react to last minute catering requests
• Able to adapt catering from bistro to Fine Dining

Personal Characteristics
• Responsible and trustworthy.
• Enthusiastic about staff training and development
• Good leadership skills.
• Be able to demonstrate

Salary and Benefits
• My client is offering the successful Head Chef a salary of £30,000-£34,000 depending on experience.
• Pension scheme.
• Meals on duty.
• Great Career opportunities
• Fantastic working environment
• Additional company benefits
• Pension scheme

Other Information
• Working hours will be Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week.
• Predominantley 7am-4pm
• No Weekend work

To apply for this position, please submit your CV via this website. For further information please contact Jonathan Taylor on 01223 324744 at our Cambridge office.

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Job Summary

Job Title Head Chef
Location Leicester
Job Type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Last Updated 17/05/2018
Reference SF40199
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