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Head Chef - Nest

Urban Pubs & Bars
London, Greater London
42000.00 per annum plus tronc
Closing date
7 Jun 2024

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Head Chef - Nest

We are on the hunt for some exceptional and creative talent.

Are you a Head Chef looking to take the next step in their career? We are looking for a Head Chef who has a great range of experience working at gastro pub food level. Nest is a brand new bar and kitchen serving some of London's best cocktails right next to Spitalfields Market and Liverpool Street Station. Open till late offering a vibrant atmosphere, full dining menu with craft beers and delicious cocktails served by an experienced team of mixologists. Pulsating with energy, NEST is the ideal spot to meet with colleagues, clients and friends alike. With an electric atmosphere, expansive space and top-quality cocktails, it is the go-to drinking destination for any and every occasion.

Do you love working with only fresh ingredients and enjoy leading a kitchen to delivering great dishes enjoyed by all? Do you wish to add your distinctive creative flare to our pub classics and new innovative dishes?

You will be a part of the award winning Urban Pubs & Bars (Best Managed Pubs 1-50), a fast growing independent hospitality group with an incredible and diverse range of pubs, bars and restaurants all with their own quirky personality! So, if you're a Head Chef that wants to work somewhere where you get to make your mark and develop your career, we'd love to hear from you.

You Are:

  • An enthusiastic, dynamic and qualified Head Chef who is ready for a new challenge.
  • Able to demonstrate your experience of working with fresh ingredients and seasonal menus.
  • Able to demonstrate experience of working in a professional kitchen showing a clear understanding of Health and Safety.
  • Able to show a proven track record of managing the kitchen and controlling stock and GP.
  • Someone with a background of dealing with high volume.
  • Able to show technical skill and attention to detail
  • Able to spot and resolve problems efficiently.
  • Confident in your communication skills and ability to lead and motivate their teams.

We Offer:

  • An achievable, transparent bonus scheme
  • Training and development
  • Discounts including 30% of your total bill in any of our sites
  • A tangible opportunity to progress your career with multiple new openings in the near future
  • Annual company trips
  • Discount on Gym membership
  • Company discounts in salons and treatments
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)

More About Us:

  • Operated by the award-winning vibrant and rapidly growing Urban Pubs and Bars.
  • Each one of our sites, much like our teams, is individual, unique and has a quirky personality!
  • We believe in looking after our People just as well as we look after our customers.
  • Have a passion for developing people's careers and promoting from within.


We're a growing brand of independent pubs, bars & restaurants in the heart of London. 

Urban Pubs & Bars was founded in 2014 by Nick Bring and Malcolm Heap and has since expanded to an estate of 40 pubs, bars and restaurants across London.

Our ethos focuses on acquiring the best sites in the right locations and recruiting exceptional operators who are as passionate about food and drink as we are. Establishing the right offer and investing in the right areas is key, whilst devoting tine and attention to the team that operate those sites is a major part of that investment.

We're always looking for talented people to join our team. If you're enthusiastic, full of energy, love being around people and have a passion for all things hospitality, then apply. 

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