Apply for this job now

Head Chef - Branded Restaurant - London 55k OTE

Ilford, Essex
Job Type
31 Dec 2021

Head Chef - Branded Restaurant - London 55k OTE

Salary- Up to £45,000 basic plus tronc and performance bonus

Our client is seeking an experienced head chef for their busy restaurant and bar with a distinct brand.

This is a fantastic opportunity to lead a busy kitchen with a small team, along with being part of a growing company


A collection of independently branded restaurant / bars and are proud of its huge focus on ethics and sustainability.
A business that cares, where they re-use and re-imagine everything from salvaged light fittings to sustainably sourced materials and ingredients
They care about the ways in which they source ingredients and how they serve them
Fast paced restaurant, very busy in the summer 60k pw and quieter in the winter 20k pw

Minimum of 2 years’ and stable experience working in a professional kitchen as Head chef in a fast paced branded environment
Willing to work in a small but well equipped kitchen
A passion for food with some creativity
A willingness to learn and progress working under a group Executive Chef and branded menu
Well organised and can work well under pressure
Computer literate and competent in kitchen administration; Food GPs, Health and Safety, Rotas etc.
Manage ordering, stock take and rotation, wastage and EHO compliance
Working five days Monday to Sunday with two days off- 7 shifts

Work with small UK suppliers
Drive menu development
Competitive salary
Bonus scheme
Bike2work scheme
Staff discounts in all sites
Staff meals
Good work/life balance
Gym membership
Uniform and chef shoes
You must be eligible to live and work in the UK

Does this sound like you?

COREcruitment are experts in recruiting for Hospitality, Catering, Leisure, Retail, FM, Property and Construction sectors. We currently have live roles across the UK, Middle East, Europe, Africa, North & Central America and South East Asia.

To view other great opportunities please check out our website, if you are looking to recruit then we would love to hear from you.

Follow COREcruitment on your favourite social networks - Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram

Contact: Clive Yeates
Reference: Caterer/CY
Job ID:
Apply for this job now


  • Job Reference: 460745309-2
  • Date Posted: 31 December 2021
  • Recruiter: COREcruitment International
  • Location: Ilford, Essex
  • Salary: £55,000
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Permanent