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Head Chef - Taunton - £28,000

Posted 18 days ago by Bluearrow
Location Taunton, Somerset Job Type Permanent
Salary £27500.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Bonus Sector Catering & Hospitality

Head Chef - Up to £28,000 - Public House - Taunton

We are looking to employ a Head Chef to operate our kitchen in the beautiful setting of Taunton. We operate on a carvery basis and are very diverse on menu offerings going forward. We have a beautiful garden and function rooms available to produce a different style of food offerings with the Head Chefs input on menu items that we would offer. As the Head Chef we would expect hours to be worked on business needs, have a great understanding of all health and safety aspects of the kitchen and be up to speed with high volume cooking. Looking for a very hands on Head Chef that can lead and take ownership.

What You Need To Be a Successful Head Chef

Proven experience as a Head Chef in delivering exceptional dishes in a time pressured environment, taking responsibility for the quality of each and every dish served.

Exceptional proven ability of kitchen management

Ability in dividing responsibilities and monitoring progress

Up-to-date with culinary trends and optimised kitchen processes

A confident, self-motivated, driven and professional person

Excellent management skills and financial understanding

Outstanding communication and leadership skills

Credentials in health and safety training

What Does the role involve:-

Overseeing food ordering

Food preparation

Delivery of operations

Managing a team

Stock control

Conforming at all times with health and hygiene regulations

You'll train, motivate and inspire your team to deliver an efficient food operation and be responsible for the kitchen's financial performance which can lead to attractive rewards.