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Head Chef

Job Category: Head Chef

Job Location: Carlisle, Cumbria

Description: Locally sourced fresh food restaurant in Carlisle is looking to recruit a Head Chef to lead their small kitchen team.

About the job

Direct kitchen operations, including food preparation, cooking, and clean-up
Assign tasks; supervise chefs and cooks in the preparation and presentation of food
Maintain control of the kitchen to ensure that all tasks are carried out efficiently and effectively
Resolve issues as they arise so that customers continue to receive their orders in a timely manner
Make sure that all kitchen and wait staff adhere to food safety and hygiene regulations to ensure a clean and sanitary kitchen
Plan menus and set prices adjusting as needed based on the availability of ingredients
Inspect raw and cooked food items to guarantee that the highest quality products are prepared and served to customers
Collaborate with the general manager and owner to align kitchen operations with the overarching goals of the establishment
Direct monthly inventory
Maintain vendor relationships
Recruit, hire, and train chefs, cooks, and kitchen staff
Maintain kitchen equipment; schedule repairs and additional maintenance as needed

The ideal candidate

3+ year experience in a back-of-house management position
Extensive experience as a chef, in addition to experience as a sous chef or line cook
Strong attention to detail
Able to maintain a big picture view of the happenings in the kitchen
Ability to remain productivity when being pulled in many different direction
Should already have the legal right to work in the UK / EU

Salary and benefits

Negotiable salary (£23,000 to £27,000pa)
28 days paid holiday
Contributory Pension
Permanent position
Straight shifts

UK Work Eligibility: This employer has chosen to only allow applications from those that hold current UK work permissions.

Employer Reference: KB349_JOB
Job Type: Permanent
Contact Phone Number: 01946 448 765
Job Website:

Number of Views: 15
Date Added: 27 June 2018

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