Senior Chef

25 Jun 2018
23 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Chef, Caf??/Restaurant Cambridge, up to GBP25,000 - No Nights
At Select Hospitality Cambridge we are currently recruiting on behalf of our client for a Head Chef.

A recently fully refurbished Caf??/Restaurant are looking to take on a Senior Chef to be involved in redeveloping the business offering.
My Client are looking for a qualified and experienced Senior Chef with knowledge and a passion for fresh local produce. The Candidate will be expected to maintain and improve the standards of the business and ensure 5 star standards at all times.
This is a very busy caf?? restaurant, the successful candidate will be expected to work well under pressure, integrate and train the team
• To oversee the preparation and provision of high quality locally sourced ingredients
• Create and develop traditional British Cuisine Menus utilising local fresh ingredients
• To collaborate with the General Manager in creating and executing high quality meals.
• To assist with regular stock takes as requested, and to monitor, account for and action any discrepancies immediately.
• Responsible for health, safety and hygiene within the kitchen area, in line with the Food Hygiene and H&S policies and as required by relevant legislation.
• To ensure effective communication amongst the kitchen staff team and between the kitchen and other areas of the catering department.
• To accept a flexible attitude towards work and to understand that the requirements of the post may vary and develop depending on changing circumstances within the business and the development of the group
Experience and Skills required
• Experience of working as a Senior Chef, in a busy fresh produce business
• Ideally qualified to Food safety Level 3
• Ability to train, develop and guide staff.
• Excellent standard of written and spoken communication: ability to communicate with many different types e.g. staff, management, clients and suppliers.
• An understanding of seasonal food trends when writing menus
Personal Characteristics
• Responsible and trustworthy.
• Enthusiastic about staff training and development.
• Good leadership skills.
• Willingness to take a flexible approach to work duties, to include cover for staff holidays, sickness and being on duty for special functions.

Salary and Benefits
• My client is offering the successful Senior Chef a salary of up to GBP25,000
• Great career benefits
Other Information
• Working hours will be an average of 40 hours per week.
• The Senior Chef will be expected to ensure that the kitchen is covered at all times
To apply for this position, please submit your CV via this website. For further information please contact Jonathan Taylor on (Apply online only) at our Cambridge office.

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