Rocket Food

Chef de Partie - London

6 days left

02 Oct 2017
30 Oct 2017
Job Type
Full Time

Chef de Partie – Rocket Food – Central London

Rocket Food, recruiting for Thomas’s Café, in partnership with Burberry

Starting salary from £25,000 per annum plus benefits | Immediate start if required

Rocket is recruiting the industry’s best talent to be part of a unique dining concept in partnership with Burberry. The café is based in Burberry’s flagship store on Regent’s Street.

We serve British seasonal dishes with the finest quality artisan and heritage food. Provenance is incredibly important part of the guest experience; all of our products are sourced from across the British Isles.

We are looking for a talented and creative chef-de-partie who will confidently oversee a section of our kitchen. You will have the opportunity to showcase your skills through the delivery of a simple and elegant all-day menu using the finest ingredients. The ideal candidate will be ambitious, professional and be highly motivated. The role is suited to an enthusiastic, determined chef who enjoys creating excellent dishes and providing a consistent service.

The role:

  • Preparing, cooking and presenting dishes within your section
  • Opportunity to develop your skills and knowledge in pastry, butchery and other sections in our kitchen
  • Managing and training demi-chef-de-parties within the kitchen brigade
  • Helping the head chef to develop new dishes and improve recipes
  • Basic understanding of waste control and profit margin

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Fully skilled chef with comprehensive knowledge of classic British recipes
  • Proven experience asCDP in London’s top restaurants
  • Exceptional knowledge and a passion for great food and drink
  • Flexible attitude and willingness to take on new challenges
  • Pastry skills are an advantage
  • A cool head, organisational flair and meticulous attention to detail
  • Excellent level of spoken and written English
  • High standards with regards to personal appearance and hygiene

Here’s what we promise you:

  • Opportunity to work with a unique and exciting new concept
  • Full, comprehensive training and development in restaurant skills and knowledge
  • London Living Wage plus participation in the tronc scheme
  • Opportunities to develop your kitchen leadership skills

If you are interested in this position, please email your CV, current salary and cover letter.

We look forward to hearing from you

Please note that due to the high level of applicants we will only be able to respond to those who are successful at this stage. Successful applicants will hear from us within 7 days.

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