Head Chef

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB3 0JG
£36,261 - £39,609 per annum
29 Aug 2019
16 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Huntingdon Road


Salary £36,261 - £39,609 per annum
Full time: 37.5 hours per week

Girton College, University of Cambridge, seeks a brilliant and ambitious Head Chef to join us in our exciting 150th anniversary year. We want someone with an uncompromising passion for good food and the all-round skills, drive, imagination and experience to develop our Catering team to maintain excellence across all aspects of our service.

From innovative and sustainable daily cafeteria menus to competition-level fine dining, this is an opportunity to make your own mark on a world class residential institution currently celebrating 150 years of pioneering history and looking forward to a future as innovative as its past. We are looking for a leader who inspires and unites the catering team, understands what it takes to be a good chef at every level and is dedicated to developing each member to be the best they can be. You will have excellent communication skills, the ability to design, promote and deliver appropriate and inclusive menus to enhance every college event, and an appreciation of the benefits to health and well-being derived from a smooth running and calm working environment.

In return, the College offers 34 days paid holiday per year, pension scheme, free on-site parking, use of gym and swimming pool, free meal on duty plus other benefits commensurate with working for a large Cambridge University College.

Further details and an application form are available on www.girton.cam.ac.uk/vacancies , email recruitment@girton.cam.ac.uk or telephone 01223 764726.
Closing date for applications: 9:00 am on Monday 16 September 2019
Interviews will be held week commencing 23 September 2019