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Head Chef - Manchester

Manchester, Greater Manchester
Up to 46000.00 per annum OTE, plus tips, plus bonus
Closing date
11 Jun 2024

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Head Chef - Manchester

We are looking for a Head Chef to join our busy Pho restaurant in .

Our kitchen has a wonderful team of chefs who work very hard and are great at what they do, so it's important we find the right Head Chef who is going to be supportive, friendly and hands-on, always ready to help in the different sections of the kitchen.

Salary offer of up to 46,000! includes earnings received through tronc.

Who and what is Pho?

We are named after Vietnams famous noodle soup- PH . A rich bowl of broth, rice noodle and plenty of meat (or veggies)! But we also have more amazing things to offer in our menu...

Here are some examples of some of the many fresh dishes we cook and serve everyday:

  • Freshly handmade Spring & Summer rolls
  • Homemade pork & lemongrass meatballs
  • Lotus stems, stir fried greens & many different traditional fresh salads
  • Delicious currys
  • Wok-fried noodles topped with meat, tofu or more healthy vegetables
  • And many more...!

We have branches all over the country and we want to make everyone obsessed with freshly cooked Vietnamese street food.

What Pho can offer you!

  • Free fresh meals at work
  • 50% discount. Bring friends and family, 50% off for them too!
  • Fun summer Parties, all hosted by Pho
  • Get paid every 2 weeks! Or...
  • ... Get paid quicker with our 'Earlypay App'
  • Earn more money if your friend joins us. From 100- 1000 extra for each friend
  • Confidential Employer Assistance Program, for any troubles you may be facing.
  • Company pension
  • Amazing training support as you get started with us.
  • Benefits platform offering 1000s of discounts
  • Private GP helpline 24/7
  • A nice Bonus! of up to 6,000 extra a year!
  • We also pay overtime!

What Pho is looking for:

  • With fresh food, comes a lot of food preparation.
  • Minimum x2 years' experience working as a Head Chef
  • Experience managing a team of junior chefs. In Pho we have wok chefs, lines chefs and a sous chefs to support you.
  • Strong knowledge in food safety and managing compliance with health and safety regulations
  • Experience controlling stock and ordering as needed
  • Comfortable using different systems as part of your day-to-day. Such as; Acquire for ordering food.


We pride ourselves on not being a corporate chain. We’re a family-run business, and we want this to shine through in everything we do – from the food we cook fresh daily in each restaurant, to the teams we employ and train, to the way we greet and engage with our customers.

We don’t employ robots, and we encourage our staff to be themselves at work, so they can feel happy, relaxed and give our customers the best possible Pho experience when they dine with us.

We are constantly working together to spread the Pho obsession by building a group of individual restaurants that are the best they can possibly be in every way. We are not a corporate chain – we are a family-run business and our personality runs through everything we do, from the food we cook fresh at each site every day, to the teams we employ, to the way we engage with our customers.

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