Head Chef

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Location
Hornsby House
Salary
Competitive
Posted
10 Oct 2017
Closes
07 Nov 2017
Job Function
Chef
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
CH&Co and its brand divisions are one of the most respected and vibrant, cutting edge companies within the food service sector today. We have a reputation for good food, unrivalled service and a passion for making each and every eating experience a memorable one. An exciting opportunity has arisen to work for Brookwood, our 'independent schools' caterer. Brookwood offers the highest standard of fresh, quality food to pupils across all school ages and genders, whether they are day pupils or boarders. Currently supplying 45,500 fresh meals each school day to over 90 independent schools!

Salary/Hourly Rate: £9.08 per hour

Working Pattern: 08.00 am - 15.00 pm, Mon - Fri, Term time only

Contract Type: Permanent 

Contact Name: Stacey Noble

 

Job specification:

The Brookwood Partnership is proud to be in second place in the Top Best Companies to Work for 2014. We look after our employees and make work a great place to be! We provide fresh food and great kitchen teams to independent schools.

We require a talented Head Chef to join our team.

The successful candidate:

Has a genuine passion for freshly cooked food and great service

Has proven experience working as a Chef/Head Chef, preferably contract catering/education.

Has excellent attention to detail

Has leadership potential and a client focused approach

Is a well trained, well-groomed person, who is able to work under pressure

Responsibilities:

To compile menus for all services according to company standards

To ensure food is produced to our high standards and for the service time required

To ensure food production and menu planning complies with budget and financial requirements

Maintaining all hygiene, health and safety standards in the receipt, storage and food production areas through to the point of service

To supervise, develop and monitor the performance of team members reporting to this post as their first level of management

Can deputise for the Site Manager when required.

Some evening work will be required and this will be paid as overtime .

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

If you want to work with great people and quality fresh ingredients – APPLY TODAY