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Head Chef

Ilford, Essex
Job Type
31 Dec 2021


It is time to think of a new challenge 2022, is just round the corner. We are recruiting a very experienced senior head chef to manage the kitchen with an experienced and motivated brigade of 6 including a head chef . Working for one of the larger contract caterers in the UK,where there is always an opportunity to progress.

Package description

£37000k to £40000
Mainly Monday to Friday, will need to be flexible
Between 6am - 4pm - 40 hours per week
Mainly day time hours, will need to work some evenings
Meals on duty
Uniforms supplied
Excellent pension scheme
Job introduction

I am looking for a vibrant and creative Senior Head Chef for a high-profile education site in South East London. The role of the Senior Head Chef is to ensure fantastic food and exceptional service is provided for the students, teachers and our guests. The Senior Head Chef must have storng management skills and lead by example. You will get the opportunity to be creative with the menus and ideas working closely with the general manager.


Catering mainly for students and teachers, as well as some hospitality
Assist in creating and costing of menus
Working closely with the general manager
Training and motivating the staff
Preparing amazing food for the students, but most important to manage the kitchen
Ensure all customer requirements are delivered
The ideal candidate

Strong leadership skills
Must be creative and think out of the box
Be passionate about food
Strong financial awareness
Must have a proven track record catering for hospitality and various events
It would be to your advantage if you have worked within contract catering or hotels
Working towards very high standards and be able to work well under pressure
7061/2 trained or equivalent
Interested in knowing more, apply today or call Andrea on

Contact: Andrea Simon
Reference: Caterer/HCcat
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  • Job Reference: 460745768-2
  • Date Posted: 31 December 2021
  • Recruiter: Angel Recruitment
  • Location: Ilford, Essex
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Permanent