Experienced Chef

£17,500 - £19,000, Uniform including safety shoes, meals, pension scheme, private
14 Oct 2016
28 Oct 2016
Michaela Banks
Contract Type
Full Time
LOCATION: Kingswinford

JOB TITLE: Experienced Chef

SALARY & BENEFITS: £17,500 - £19,000, Uniform including safety shoes, meals, pension scheme, private healthcare scheme, 21 days annual leave + statutory,

WORKING HOURS: 08:00 – 17:30, 45 hours per week on a rotation basis.

Our client is a delightful restaurant based within a traditional plant nursery and gardens in the Kingswinford countryside.
Operating all year round, our client prides themselves on their outstanding reputation,high standards and only using the highest quality local produce.
Offering a range of meals from breakfast, lunch and light meals, as well as an array of pastries and cakes freshly made on site by a dedicated team of highly regarded chef's.

Our Kingswinford based client are looking to recruit an experienced, passionate chef to join their exciting team.
This is a great opportunity for any chef looking to take their passion for food to the next level. Our clients believe in taking things back to their roots with traditional home-cooked meal's, all freshly prepared on site from scratch using all locally sourced produce.
Based within the Nurseries tea room, this idyllic setting seats 90 guests inside, alongside 60 seats based out on the terrace, overlooking the beautiful gardens.

Key Responsibilities of a Chef to include:-
  • Prepare and cook dishes from scratch daily
  • Helping the sous chef and head chefto develop new dishes and menus
  • Monitor portion and waste control to maintain profit margins
  • Ensure the kitchen is clean to the highest standards and in keeping with health and safety
  • To assist and monitor food stocks and stock movement

The above list of job duties is not exclusive or exhaustive and the post holder will be required to undertake such tasks as may reasonably be expected within the scope and grading of the post.

Our client is looking for an experienced chef to join their existing team. You will not only have a passion for how food is prepared but also how it is served. You will be self-motivated and driven with original ideas.

Key experience essential for the Chef role:
  • Previous experience producing dishes from scratch
  • Previous experience working within a fast paced kitchen
  • Self-motivated
  • Up to date knowledge of health & safety and food hygiene
  • Up to date knowledge of allergen requirements
  • Any formal qualifications would be an advantage but not essential
  • Due to location you will need your own form of transport

Does this sound like you? If yes then please hit the apply now button.

You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.

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