The Lucky Onion

Talented Head Chef

Churchill, Chipping Norton
£40,000 per annum plus tronc
14 Jun 2017
21 Jun 2017
Job Function
Head Chef
Contract Type
Full Time

Great Opportunity for a Talented Head Chef to join us in The Cotswolds

The Lucky Onion is looking for a dynamic and creative Head Chef to lead our talented team at The Chequers in Churchill. This is a great opportunity to join a well acclaimed Pub and Restaurant and make your name with us amongst passionate foodies in The Cotswolds.

The Lucky Onion own and operate hotels and restaurants and are a group of chefs, restauranteurs, sommeliers, hoteliers, graphic designers, artists and interior designers, who are all inspired by design, travel, food and drink. We believe in exceptional service and hospitality, sourcing our food locally and wherever possible from farmers and producers we know and trust.

Our ideal candidate will have a great love for high quality, seasonal foods and provenance creating exceptional dishes and menu selection. With at least 3 years’ experience as a Head Chef, you will have outstanding culinary skills and creative flair as well as an exemplary attention to detail.

This is a high level leadership role requiring strong commercial awareness and a thorough understanding of effective kitchen management (including all aspects of legal compliance and Health and Safety). You will thrive in a busy and dynamic kitchen, retaining a sense of fun, calm and professionalism in equal measure. With a welcoming and energetic attitude you will lead the kitchen team developing training opportunities to nurture and retain our chefs.

This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious Head Chef who is looking to grow their personal reputation, express their creativity and work with a friendly and committed team of people who are passionate about fabulous food and drink.

To apply for this opportunity to work with us please click apply and send us your CV detailing your skills and experience.

Salary: £40,000 per annum plus tronc

Reasons to work for us:

  • A generous incentive package
  • Opportunities for self-development and progression within a growing and dynamic company
  • Generous holiday allowance (increasing with years of service)
  • A rewarding environment with a dedicated team
  • Employee discounts in our restaurants and hotels
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Company Pension