Head Chef - Leicester

Leicester, Leicestershire
£40,000 per annum
04 Nov 2016
02 Dec 2016
Sheila Ingram
Job Type
Full Time

Role: Head Chef

Sector: 5 * Spa Hotel

Location: Leicestershire

Salary: Up to £40,000 pa.


My client runs a fantastic 5 * Spa Hotel and is part of a leading group of spa hotels across the UK.


They are looking for a Head Chef who is positive and energetic with the cooking skills to match.


As Head Chef you must be able to run a busy kitchen and leading a team of 10 -12 people.

Breakfast and lunch are both served as a buffet style and dinner service is a la carte style.

You will be catering for an average of 200 people at lunch time and a further 170 over dinner service.


There is a real emphasis on healthy eating and balanced nutrition so you need to be genuinely interested in working with an in-house nutritionist to deliver excellent, seasonal menus without the need for too salt, fat and naughty stuff!


The ideal candidate:


  • Craft trained chef

  • Strong managerial ability

  • Background in quality hotels or restaurants

  • Understanding of company culture

  • Excellent understanding of cost controls and kitchen finances

  • Good grasp of Food nutrition

  • Creative menu designer

  • Excellent leader and communicator

    This is a fantastic opportunity to make your mark on the menu and thrive in a very stable environment.

    You must be eligible to live and work in the UK

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