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Head Chef


We are delighted to be recruiting for a Head Chef for our clients thriving, quality food led pub located near the Leeds/Bradford area. The establishment is a huge hit with the locals with a growing consumer base, and has acquired a strong reputation for delivering fantastic, consistent food which has a strong influence on traditional and modern British cuisine.

The kitchen is modern and well equipped with plans from the companies’ owners to extend to keep up with rising trade. The focus is to use ingredients which are as locally sourced as possible and always in keeping with seasonality.

To further develop the business offering, there are plans to establish a high end outside catering part of the company to provide quality wedding functions throughout the year.

Candidate Role

  • Assume the responsibility of overlooking the kitchen.
  • Work with the GM to develop the business
  • Ensure the consistency of your work is in line with the standards set.
  • Assist in daily food prep and service.
  • Adopt and maintain the kitchens hygiene protocols.
  • Assist in the training and development of the junior members of the team.

Candidate Specification

  • Head chef experience is preferred
  • All fresh food background is essential
  • Must be driven to work hard and succeed as a chef
  • Be professional, approachable and friendly at all times
  • Have excellent time keeping and personal skills
  • Ideally come from a similar establishment
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment

The Employer

  • Privately owned gastro pub
  • Recently developed business
  • Busy services
  • Be part of a close team

Candidate Benefits

  • Great salary
  • Tips package
  • Growing reputation
  • 4 day working week once fully staffed.

Extra Information

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

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If you have not heard back from us within 72 hours, then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful this time. However, we would welcome you to apply for other roles we may have posted in the future.


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