The Ace of Lanes is a new and exciting leisure destination venue for Bishops Stortford. Combining high-quality casual dining with a boutique Tenpin Bowling concept, the Ace of Lanes will offer an attractive entertainment offering for the area. As a result of this development, the Company is seeking to recruit a passionate, hands-on Head Chef to run a busy kitchen operation. Opening is scheduled for mid November this year, with the role commencing in advance of this.
The kitchen will provide a main menu with a quality burger and fresh pizza focus; and a bar menu based around a British tapas/sharing concept.
The role suits a current Senior Sous Chef looking for progression, or a Junior Head Chef looking for their next challenge. The successful candidate will likely have experience in a branded operation, and will be used to preparing good quality food to specification, from a mix of fresh and foodservice products.
The Head Chef will be responsible for:
* managing a small team of Cooks and Kitchen Porters,
* controlling the food cost to produce a set target Gross Profit Margin – including managing stock levels and purchasing in line with brand guidelines,
* maintaining excellent food safety standards and levels of cleanliness,
* ensuring the production of food to brand standards at all times.
Applications should include a brief explanation of why you have applied for this exciting opportunity and what qualities you feel you’ll bring to the role. We will endeavour to respond to all applications within 7 days of submission.
Please only apply to this position if you are eligible to live and work in the UK.