Lead Chef –£22,000–Poole – Health and Fitness Club

Job Title: Lead Chef –£22,000–Poole – Health and Fitness Club
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Poole
Salary: £22000 per annum, Benefits: Straight Shifts
Start Date: 2018-12-07
Reference: DCSW126
Contact Name: South West Perms
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 07, 2018 09:39

Job Description

Lead Chef – £22,000 – Poole – Health and Fitness Club – Straight Shifts


Exciting new opportunity has arisen for a lead chef in a progressive, dynamic forward thinking company. If you are a chef that wants a work life balance then this is the job for you…..


Our client is a nationwide leisure Club that is looking for a Lead Chef to enhance their catering operation. The café/bar style is very fast paced and we are looking for a Chef that wants an exciting challenge to drive the business forward. The menus are branded and to specification so we are looking for a chef that wants good hours and a chance to make a name for themselves in this popular members club.


The Role:


The Lead Chef you will work 5 days a week and do 8 hour shifts, on a 40 hour contract.

You will manage a brigade of chefs and your key responsibility will be to drive food revenue and margins by delivering consistency, quality and member experience.

A Lead Chef with experience in a leisure/retail industry will be a great advantage but not essential. The work environment is relaxed, friendly but focused on customer service and requirements.

You will report in to an established F&B Manager and you will also be responsible for making sure the team complies with Health and Safety and Food Hygiene guidelines

NVQ or City & Guilds Chef Qualifications are desirable but candidates with the right experience will also be considered. Basic Food Hygiene Certificate is also an advantage.


The Reward:


Salary of £22,000

40 hours a week contract, 8hrs a day in a nice, friendly environment

Free full gym membership (after three months a guest member can be added to it for free)

25% off Club Room Menu

28 days holiday (includes Bank Holidays)

Christmas Day closed

Free parking

Chef uniform provided


Unfortunately, due to the large volume of applications we receive, we can only respond to applicants with relevant work experience.




In line with the requirements of the Asylum & Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must either be eligible to live and work in the UK or must obtain permits to work in the UK prior to application. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.