Head Chef

Location: Cornwall, England
Salary: £40k per year
Position: Permanent
Recruiter: Cornwall Staff Agency
Posted: 08/02/2022

  • Head chef
  • Salary up to £40,000pa DOE
  • Exciting venture based in near St Austell 
  • Sourcing Local produce
  • Hands on operation- we are looking for someone who can lead a kitchen in a busy hotel restaurant.

Cornwall Staff Agency are looking for a talented Head chef to join a team in a beautifully located hotel featuring a stunning view. 

As Head Chef you will need to be pro-active in your approach and ensure the smooth running of the kitchen adheres to the strict codes of practice, policies and procedures relating to food, storage, serving and specifications. You will be constructing and designing menus whilst overseeing pricing to achieve maximum GP. Within your role of Head Chef, you will also be competent in stock rotation, food health and safety to the highest levels and ensure all stock levels are at an optimum level of availability.

Candidate Specification:

For this position, we are seeking applications from candidates with strong passion and enthusiasm for local produce and what you do. With previous experience in a similar position looking for a new challenge hitting the ground running.

Key responsibilities will include but not be limited to…

  • Being able to cope with working in a high-pressure environment
  • Have excellent knowledge of seasonal foods and dishes
  • Exceptional communication skills and be able to show authority
  • Adhere to the highest level of hygiene
  • Work effectively as part of a team
  • Create daily specials menus
  • Fantastic leadership
  • Support and mentor Junior members of the team
  • Recruit a seasonal team of Chef

Working hours will be varied and include weekends and evenings.

This is a full-time permanent position, with a competitive up to salary from £40,000pa DOE.

If you believe you would be a suitable candidate for this position and would like to find out more, please send your CV to Penny at Cornwall Staff Agency today.

Job Reference: PARL2164

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