Head Chef

Head Chef, Modern City Centre Restaurant, Oxford, £32,000 – £38,000pa

At Select Hospitality Oxford we are currently recruiting on behalf of our client for a talented, and passionate Head Chef looking for a kitchen to make their own!

The Role
Head Chef needed to join a young, enthusiastic team and take ownership of the kitchen. You will be passionate and creative in your cooking, ensuring the highest possible standard of food preparation and service are met. Working with only fresh produce to produce delicious dishes and a driven team, you will be key in taking this already thriving business, to the next level.

The role will include (but not be limited to);

• Ensuring smooth and efficient kitchen operations
• Coaching and training a second chef and junior chefs to achieve promotions, leading by example by demonstrating pro-activeness
• Effective stock control and management to minimise unnecessary wastage
• Ensuring you and the team are always up to date with the latest recipes, allergens, pre-orders etc…
• Ensuring the kitchen is a safe and hygienic place to work, with 5 star attention to detail
• Ensuring all policies and procedures are always followed
• Leading the seasonal changes in menus

Experience and Skills required

• Minimum Level 3 Food Hygiene Certificate.
• Training on HACCP & COSHH systems.
• Creative and passionate about food.
• Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines

Personal Characteristics

• Sunny and infectious positive attitude
• Honest
• Responsible and trustworthy
• Creative

Salary and Benefits

•My client is offering the successful Head Chef a salary of between £32,000 and £38,000 per year including TRONC and an uncapped achievable bonus
•Fantastic working environment
•A chance to make your mark on a beautiful city centre pub kitchen.

If this sounds like the position for you, then please submit your CV via this website. If you have any questions, or would like a friendly chat, please contact Andrew Cochrane at our Oxford office.

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Please note, only successful applicants will be contacted.

Job Summary

Job Title Head Chef
Job Type Permanent
Salary £37k
Last Updated 01/07/2019
Reference SF45966
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