Head Chef

Head Chef - £25,000 - £27,000

Job Purpose

  • To manage the production of all meals and food services to the Company's standards whilst meeting client specifications and adhering to Food Safety, Health and Safety and other relevant legislation


  • To manage all kitchen staff both within the kitchen and whilst serving
  • To manage the preparation and service of all food
  • To be responsible for all menu planning and ordering whilst adhering to specified costs and budgets
  • To review on a regular basis the menu with a view to implementing improvements
  • To recommend and implement cost reductions or sales initiatives
  • To be available directly behind the food counters during service and deliver a service which continually meets client expectations
  • To ensure the smooth and efficient running of the kitchen to minimise food loss and wastage
  • To complete and ensure the compliance of all cleaning schedules
  • Train, motivate and develop the kitchen staff in all aspects of their roles
  • Report all accidents, unfit food customer complaints/comments, breakages, loss or theft
  • Prepare and assist with all functions outside of normal working hours
  • Attend all meetings and training courses
  • Maintain a high standard of personal and operational hygiene and ensure these standards are met by the team
  • Ensure all statutory and company regulations relating to fire, safety and hygiene are adhered to
  • Carry out any reasonable request by management

Knowledge Skills & Experience

  • Qualified to 706-1 and 706-2 or NVQ 3 Food Preparation or equivalent
  • Proven experience at a similar level
  • Excellent team leadership skills
  • Trained in COSHH, Health and Safety and Food Safety

If this role would be of any interest please apply with your CV online or call Jamie on 01745 772218

Job Type Permanent Part Time
Location Coventry
Sector Other Engineering
Start Date 17th September 2019
Advertiser remoteapi
Job Ref HCCov

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