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Head Chef Gastro Pub

Ilford, Essex
Job Type
31 Dec 2021

Position : Head Chef
Location : Deptford, London
Salary : 35k+ Bonus
Type : Home cooked & traditional British food & country classics
Our client is looking for a passionate and ambitious Head Chef in Deptford, South East London, to join there team serving amazing Fresh produce, British Cuisine.

This 19th century Victorian corner pub, situated near a very famous London park.

With an enviably sized beer garden, a function room with a talented kitchen cooking delicious honest food.

As Head Chef, you'll be supported in leading the kitchen team to deliver consistently excellent standards. This venue serves a variety of dishes with in a restaurant , pub style and daily-changing specials in buzzing, modern surroundings. If you would enjoy being part of a strong independent company with a passion for great food then this is the right opportunity for you!

Whats on the Menu?

In keeping with its unique country pub atmosphere, this pub offers a mouth-watering menu of home-cooked dishes, ticking all the boxes when it comes to traditional British comfort food and classics. Sourcing fresh, seasonal produce on a daily basis from a range of local suppliers, all of this pubs dishes are cooked on site, including a selection of tempting specials and imaginative vegetarian options. Alongside the famous freshly-made burgers, you’ll find the likes of juicy, wild boar sausages and creamy mash, and mouth watering Award winning hand made meat pies from Irvine’s Butchers in Perthshire, Scotland.

Head Chef - Role Responsibility

Full responsibility for kitchen operation, ensuring every dish is of perfect quality and produced on time
Work alongside the pub owner to co-ordinate and manage the kitchen team
Stock management including supplier liaison, controlling wastage to achieve GP Show initiative, drive and passion, thinking on your feet to handle high-volume shifts
Be a strong leader to your team, coaching staff and encouraging their development
Use excellent attention to detail to deliver impeccable standards.
Ensuring consistently impeccable standards of Food Hygiene and Health & Safety
The Ideal Head Chef shall be:

Passionate about food and continually pushing standards
A team player with an outgoing and self starter attitude
Enthusiastic about exceeding expectations through delicious food, working alongside the front of house team to deliver great customer service.
A keen eye for detail to deliver excellent standards in every dish served.
This is an amazing opportunity! So if this sounds like you. Please apply today.

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Reference: Caterer/HH806
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  • Job Reference: 460745360-2
  • Date Posted: 31 December 2021
  • Recruiter: Hospitality Hunters
  • Location: Ilford, Essex
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Permanent