Head Chef

  • Job Reference: HC-01AG
  • Date Posted: 27 May 2021
  • Recruiter: Hospitality & Catering
  • Location: St Columb Major, Cornwall
  • Salary: £28,000 to £32,000
  • Sector: Hospitality & Catering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Amy Gilmour
  • Email: amy@4leisurerecruitment.co.uk

Job Description

Head Chef - Saint Columb 

We are recruiting for a Head Chef to lead the kitchen team in a fantastic Holiday Park, on an all year round contract. Offering a diverse menu across both the restaurant and takeaway service, we are seeking a Head Chef to run the management of all kitchen service procedures whilst leading the team to consistently deliver an exceptional guest experience. This is a full time position, offering 40hrs per week. Accommodation can be provided if required.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Display a pro-active and leading role in terms of food service, company vision and value culture, image, procedures and skill development
  • Manage and lead the chef team(s) to deliver a timely food service in all areas of the resort
  • Responsible for completing all in house kitchen stocktakes under the direction of the FB manager and support in the analysis of these alongside the external stocktakes
  • Install a customer service drive in all F&B areas with a self- motivated culture to delivering outstanding food service
  • Support in the recruitment and induction of all FB back of house teams
  • Strong sense of responsibility and professional presentation
  • Able to motivate a team
  • Lead the team in good communication with front of house to maintain a smooth service
  • Manage and maintain a healthy and safe workplace

Person Profile:

  • Have management experience in a fast-paced environment
  • Have excellent communication, planning and organisational skills
  • Confidence to work under own initiative, yet take direction well
  • Able to plan and manage own time effectively
  • Able to support all areas and departments with efficiency and professionalism with a ‘can do’ approach
  • A great leader of teams who works well under pressure

Further benefits of the role include: Good rates of pay. meals on duty, training and development, uniform, 28 days annual leave + a bonus scheme!

If you are seeking your next role and want to be part of a team offering a great working environment, please apply today!