Looking for your first Head Chef Role?

Job Title: Looking for your first Head Chef Role?
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Rutland
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HC/RUT/27
Contact Name: Kate Yardley
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 08, 2019 13:09

Job Description

Head Chef – ideal role for a Sous Chef looking to step up!

£22,000 with Tips

Based in Rutland


This is an excellent opportunity to take the first step into a Head Chef role, you will be working for a strong group with an excellent reputation locally who cater for most events and tastes.

The role will be running the pub kitchen, with an eager and talented Sous Chef and Pot washers.  If you have been a Sous Chef and striving to be a Head Chef to run your own kitchen and gain that valuable experience this would be great for you!

The duties:
  • Food preparation – traditional pub food with a twist
  • Grill and Pizza Oven
  • Serving the best quality food in a timely manner
  • Ensuring all food & hygiene standards are maintained
  • Keeping the kitchen audit ready
  • Overseeing the team
  • Working on rotas
  • Stock and Waste control
  • Designing new specials daily
  • Creating new ideas for the menu - as a group they welcome to new suggestions
  • Increasing trade and footfall with new ideas, special evenings such as pizza or tapas?
  • 45/50 hours per week – Option to work straight shifts or split shifts

The person:
  • Previous experience within a Sous Chef position or Head Chef role
  • Eager to take the step to run your own kitchen and team
  • Passionate about good food
  • Full of ideas regarding specials, events and options to increase GP
  • Previous knowledge of stock and ordering
  • NVQ Level 2 Food and Hygiene

We are keen to get someone started as soon as possible, please click apply now to send me your CV.


All applicants should have the right to live and work in the UK without restrictions.

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