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Head Chef

Head Chef - Cheshire
Salary: £ 27,000 to 32,000 DOE plus share of tips

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a creative Senior Sous / Head Chef (AA Rosette standard) to join this growing company at their stunning hotel in Cheshire.

You must have your own transport.

- Full autonomy to redesign the menus and bespoke menus for events
- Beautiful working environment
- 28 days holiday per year
- Generous salary PLUS tips (paid weekly)
- All meals on duty provided

About the company:

A beautiful family run hotel situated in a scenic location.

The property has a multitude of elegant function rooms and garden areas along with their own celebrated fine dining restaurant.

They hold many weddings, corporate days / conferences and private events for which they provide a well-crafted seasonal Menu, made to order, from fresh premium ingredients.

Guests can also dine on the terrace or enjoy afternoon tea making this a varied and creative role.

The opportunity:

As Head Chef, you will be responsible for leading your talented team through a range of services.

You will also take control of the celebrated fine dining restaurant, taking pride in your menu and your dishes.

Duties and responsibilities:

- Cost menus and maintain a good GP
- Carry out monthly stock takes
- Motivate and drive the success of your brigade (4-5 Chefs)
- Aim to exceed the expectations of all guests whilst ensuring hygiene and safety standards are maintained
- Training and developing your team to ensure they maintain their excellent standards

You are our ideal Head Chef if you:

- Have own transport (MUST)
- Have banqueting experience
- Have Fine Dining experience
- Can produce excellent dishes to a high standard (Preferably AA Rosette minimum)
- Are an excellent leader
- Have an understanding of all paperwork required e.g.

Health and Safety, HACCP & COSHH
- Can demonstrate a history of maintaining a good GP

This is an excellent opportunity to work within a friendly tight-knit team for a prestigious growing business who reward their Chefs with an excellent pay package, creative autonomy, 28 days holiday and a clear progression path.

(All meals supplied.)

Click ‘Apply' now to forward your CV before the closing date! Alternatively, contact Hannah at 2MES on 01329565076 /