Business Development Chef

Macclesfield, Cheshire
£30,000 per annum (FTE) + Excellent benefits
07 Sep 2018
21 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time



Coming soon to Macclesfield College and the North West, an exciting, innovative and revolutionary ‘Hospitality & Catering Apprenticeship’ concept with ‘high quality businesses,’ which will also offer cutting edge ‘Master Chef’ industry-training programmes informed by the latest sector needs.

Endorsed by both educationalists and industry specialists, Macclesfield College is privileged to have as the figurehead of its exciting new ‘Whites Academy’ the renowned Chef Aiden Byrne, who at the age of 22 years secured his first Michelin star, becoming the UK’s youngest holder at the time. Today, Aiden has just been appointed as the Executive Chef at Manchester’s hottest new restaurant, ‘20 Stories’ in Spinningfields.

Business Development Chef – initial 1 year contract

37 hours weekly – (Full or part time hours considered)

£30,000 per annum (FTE)

In preparation for the ‘Whites Academy’ launch, a fantastic opportunity has arisen for an entrepreneurial part-time or full-time Business Development Chef to play a pivotal role with Aiden’s direction and support, to shape and inform as a ‘centre of excellence’ the new ‘Whites Academy’ brand, both locally and ultimately nationally.

As a charismatic, ‘Whites Academy’ ambassador, you will have your ‘finger on the  pulse,’ and be capable of liaising effectively with local schools and high quality businesses to grow the esteemed Academy, through securing ‘prestigious apprenticeships’ for ‘high quality learners’ to progress onto; whilst also developing a wealth of industry connections to help establish a successful commercial enterprise and further promote the ‘Whites ethos.’ .

Ultimately, here at the ‘Whites Academy’ we are looking for someone with a passion for food cooking and hospitality who can drive this passion forward to create the next generation of ‘top chefs’ and ‘hospitality specialists.’

Closing date for receipt of applications is 9:00 a.m. on Friday 21st September  2018.

Interviews will be held in the College on Friday 28th September 2018.

The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and satisfactory references. The College is committed to equality of opportunity. We welcome applications from all sections of the community, particularly from members of ethnic minority groups.

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