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Head Chef - Gastro Pub with Rooms


Chefs for Chefs are excited to be working alongside our client in Scalby near Scarborough who are seeking a dynamic, hardworking and forward-thinking head chef to lead the brigade.

The chef must have a proven background at a high level and excellent management skills.

The average working week will be around 50 hours and a 5/7 day split. Currently, there are 5 chefs in the brigade which cater for approximately 80/120 covers on a busy evening service and provides seasonally inspired menus using the best ingredients available.

The company is looking to operate a takeaway meal box concept for diners moving forward which would require the planning and menu development side of the idea from the chef. This is due to an increase in popularity with at home dining as a direct result of the Coronavirus pandamic.

The salary for the role is a range of £30/35k per annum and has potential accommodation for the role.

Candidate Role

·Assume overall responsibility of the kitchen operation

·Work alongside the senior team to develop the business as a whole

·Implement and uphold staff training and development for junior chefs

·Develop and create seasonally inspired menus using best sourced ingredients

·Implement and uphold strict cleaning systems and keep up with requirements from the environmental health office

·Manage costings and stock rotations

·Minimise kitchen wastage

·Participate in daily food preparations and service 

Candidate Specification

·Head chef experience is preferred however, a strong and experienced sous chef with relevant experience may be considered

·Ideally have experience in a similar business & Property

·Excellent management and communication skills required

·Be able to train and develop junior members

·Be committed and passionate about developing food reputation

·Candidates who drive or are in the local area would be preferred

·Have a keen eye for detail

·Be able to manage cleaning schedules to maintain a hygienic working environment

·Be able to work as part of a strong, close team

Candidate Benefits

·Fantastic Salary

·Experienced owners

·Kitchen brigade of 5 with KPs



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