Head Chef

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    London, England

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  • Salary:

    £27000.00 - £29000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Henry Wright

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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  • Start date:

    12/12/2019 14:07:51

**Head Chef - Beautiful Care Home - Paddington - Day Time Shifts - Circa £28,000pa**

Work life balance... Three words that do not often come up in a chef's vocabulary, yet this is exactly what this position is offering!

What is on offer;

* Every other weekend off!
* All day time hours. No more late nights!
* Very competitive hourly rate circa £28k
* Great progression and development plan
* Time and a half pay on bank holidays

As a Head Chef you will get the chance to be involved in all aspects of the kitchen management including;

* Motivating and leading the team,
* participating in breakfast, lunch and dinner time services,
* ensuring food standards are kept high,
* ordering and supplier liaison,
* Training and coaching more junior staff,
* Potential for putting your ideas forward for the menu
* Ensuring all HACCP and COSHH requirements.

Head Chef or Sous Chef experience in a similar role is preferential, potentially in a hotel or event catering but certainly working with fresh food. If you have experience with dietary needs clients and customers this would be a big advantage.

You must be personable and a good communicator as a crucial part of the role will involve your liaison with the residents. You will need to show drive, ambition and an ability to motivate and nurture talent within the team.

In return for all your hard work you will be paid a generous hourly rate across 37.5 hours a week and be given every opportunity to progress and develop with-in the business.

The company has an excellent benefits and bonus packages for employees including paid holiday, parking on site and an excellent pension scheme.

Think you have what it takes?! Then get in touch...

Henry . Wright @ Search .co.uk 01293 848127

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