Chef Manager - Prestigious School -Tunbridge Wells - £35,000

  • Location:

    Tunbridge Wells, Kent

  • Sector:

    Hospitality & Catering

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    work life balance, Enhanced pension, Life Assurance

  • Contact:

    Daniel Hockaday

  • Contact email:

    daniel.hockaday@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/528532

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-07-16

  • Startdate:

    27/06/2019 11:04:34

Chef Manager - Prestigious School -Tunbridge Wells - £35,000

A prestigious Independent school looking after 1000 pupils are looking for a talented Chef Manager to oversee the daily operation of this exemplary site.

Working for one of the most respected contact caterers in the industry, you will be responsible for ensuring the team of 27 are working efficiently and to the highest standard. Covering Breakfast and Lunch (Hot main course, deli bar) and a large hospitality offering. The quality of the food here really is standout - Exciting, innovative rosette level dishes are the standard expected.

Educational experience is essential, whilst a strong B&I background will definitely be looked upon favourably, as the site looks to push its food offering and hospitality business.

You will be required to;

o Create exciting, innovative and nutritious meals to the highest standard
o To control portion size and monitor waste.
o To ensure supplies are correctly issued, used and accounted for to carry out stock takes and food rotation procedures.
o To maintain records relating to food production activities and supplier information
o To ensure Health and Safety and Food Safety Standards are maintained in line with company policy
o To set objectives and be responsible for the day to day running of the kitchens including supervising the recruitment and selection process to ensure that if effectively meets the need of the location
o To assess employee performance and recognise training needs and potential as appropriate
o To hold team meetings on a regular basis to communicate targets, standards required and company and client information

In addition to the above you will be responsible for maintaining an open and collaborative relationship with the client, ensuring the excellent relationship is maintained.

This is a 52 week contract and is based on five days out of seven so flexibility is important, the role is predominantly day time based though there will be evenings required for events and sporting occasions.

Paying up to £35,000pa plus excellent company benefits, this role represents an incredible opportunity for a strong, loyal and driven Chef Manager.

If this sounds like the position for you then apply below!

01293 848139 / Daniel.hockaday@search.co.uk

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