HEAD CHEF – GARDEN CENTRE – CRANLEIGH – DAYTIME HOURS
|Location||England, Surrey, Cranleigh|
|Contact Name||Scattergoods Agency Ltd|
|Salary||£23000 - £24000 per annum + benefits|
Head Chef – Garden centre restaurant
Our client is a family owned National Garden Centre group.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Head Chef who is passionate about cooking to order to a set specification and who wants to work more sociable hours!
Hours: 9:00am to 5:00pm
As Head Chef, you will report to our Restaurant Manager, motivating and leading a kitchen team while still creating great quality fresh food, serving a comprehensive menu for breakfast, a busy lunch time trade, and also offering afternoon tea.
You will play an integral part of a great team , with opportunities to develop your career while still keeping the work life balance.
The client is looking for an experienced catering professional who is enthusiastic and a great leader and has a proven track record as a Head Chef. You will be knowledgeable and have a keen eye for high standards.
Food Safety 1,2 and 3 are essential.
Ideal Head Chef candidate will:
*Have previous experience in leadership of a kitchen team, working closely with the Restaurant Manager and the ability to manage their team through change.
*Have experience in a similar role or at least have been a supervisor that wants to progress within a very busy restaurant.
*Cook, taste and enjoy serving great quality food.
*Work to maintain and build their kitchen team to ensure the creation of great food, great chefs and great profits
*Be well presented, organised and punctual.
*Have excellent financial management experience.
*Have experience managing stock levels and controlling wastage.
*Have experience in cooking to order to a set specification
*Have a positive ‘can do’ attitude
*Hold qualifications and ideally have Level 3 Food Hygiene
*Have the ability to produce homemade baking as a large part of our produce is home baked in the kitchen every day
Scattergood’s are acting as an agency on behalf of this vacancy. Scattergood’s is a specialist Hospitality and Catering agency which provides Temporary and Permanent staff throughout the Surrey and Hampshire area.
In line with UK Immigration and Employment Law, only applicants eligible to live and work in the UK need apply. Proof of ID will be required in the form of a Passport, National ID Card or Birth Certificate upon application.
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