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Chef x5 Derby / Derbyshire

Job Title: Chef x5 Derby / Derbyshire
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Castle Donington, Derbyshire
Industry:
Salary: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JO-1907-4206_1564561831
Contact Name: Blue Arrow
Contact Email: nikita.adkin@bluearrow.co.uk
Job Published: July 31, 2019 09:30

Job Description

Reference: Derby310719548
Job title: Chef x5 Derby
Location: Derby/Derbyshire
Contract type: Ongoing Temporary
Hourly rate/Salary: £10.00-15.00 per hour

The role:
Imagine a chef job where you pick the hours and days you work. Where you have the opportunity to be flexible to have that all important work/life balance. Sounds too good to be true, right? Well it's not as we are offering you just that.

You will have the opportunity to work as a chef as much or as little as you want. You will earn great rates of pay with some enhancements at weekends and have the opportunity to work with a variety of people in a number of kitchens.

With a very friendly and helpful team who support you throughout your chef career with us. Assisting you with career progression, supporting you with each and every shift and with regular pay reviews you would be missing out if you didn't call us for more information.

Key information:
* The role as chef starts ASAP
* You choose your contract term as this is flexible
* You choose your own hours and days of work
* You choose if you work weekends, days, evenings or nights
* You choose your shift patterns
* You choose your rota
* You choose to have a work/life balance

Key responsibilities include:
* You will be cooking for a small to large numbers
* Working in a variety of kitchens
* Supervising and managing kitchens and brigades
* Some menu planning may be required
* Offering support to aspiring chefs within the kitchen
* Ordering and managing stock control
* Following menu instructions in some locations

These responsibilities as a chef will ensure that you provide a fantastic service and contribute towards the business and the service. You will make a difference each and every day by doing what you do best and offering a great standard of food and service to the customers.

Skills required:
* You will have extraordinary attention to detail
* You will have knowledge of stock management and ordering
* You will enjoy working with different people
* Have the ability to work within various environments
* You will have the skills to manage small teams
* You will be able to work under pressure and work with a variety of teams
* You will enjoy being flexible and managing your own diary
* You will be qualified within professional cookery to City & Guilds 706/1, 706/2 or equivalent
* You will have at least 2 years background working as a chef
* You will be Senior Chef De Partie level or above
* You will have your own chef whites and knives

Benefits:
* You will work the hours and days you choose
* You will be part of a fantastic team who offer ongoing support
* You will earn fantastic rates of pay
* Accrue holiday pay to be able to take a break throughout the year
* Enrolled in a company pension scheme
* Be able to manage your diary through our company app and online portal
* Gain experience through working within a variety of kitchens and teams
* Whilst these roles are flexible and ongoing, they could lead to a permanent role in the future
* Travel expenses can be paid in some locations
* You will enjoy a reward and recognition scheme that includes Superstar of the month
* You will be paid on a weekly basis
* You will meet new people and have the chance to network

Transport links:
* Being able to drive and have your own transport is an advantage but not essential
* There are plenty of great transport routes available
* We will support you in getting to site
* In some cases we can offer travel expenses

Recruitment checks for this role:
* Employment referencing with no gaps for at least 2 years
* DBS, criminal record check may be required for certain sites
* Proof of right to work in the UK and National Insurance details required

Click apply today. We promise to reply to every application within 7 days. We can't wait to speak with you.