Head Chef - England

Birmingham, West Midlands
16 Apr 2024
23 Apr 2024
Head Chef - England

Job Description

  • Lead, Inspire, collaborate and support your direct reports to deliver consistently exceptional standards.

  • Opportunity to evolve the services with enhanced offering and showcase pop-up culinary experiences.

  • Build positive, credible and collaborative relationships & communication methods with clients and other key stakeholders in the business.

  • Create a culture of excellence, continually striving to push the boundaries of brilliance through natural caring service, obsessive food standards and innovation.

  • Achieve business critical KPI's including Health and Safety, Sustainability, Financial and Governance.

Company Description

Title: Head Chef

Location: City Centre Birmingham

Salary: 34k


  • 28 Days holiday including bank holidays
  • Plus your birthday off
  • 3 volunteering days
  • 3 days grandparent leave.
  • 24 weeks' enhanced maternity leave
  • Secondary carer leave
  • Wedding/commitment day leave.
  • Free meals on shift.
  • Bespoke training and development opportunities
  • Apprenticeships opportunities for all experience levels
  • Pension and life insurance.
  • Discounts available from HAPI app, from high street shops to holidays & cinema.
  • Wellbeing hub.
  • Access to employee assistance programme.
  • Cycle to work scheme.

Calling all culinary connoisseurs and gastronomic geniuses! If you have an insatiable passion for the culinary arts and an entrepreneurial drive to create, build and develop an offering from conception through to delivery

At BaxterStorey we offer an exceptional culinary playground where your creativity can flourish, your talents can shine and we wholeheartedly believe in nurturing talent and empowering our chefs to continuously evolve, refine their craft and create a development partnership together to ensure professional growth opportunities.

We have an exciting opportunity for a collaborative, inclusive and passionate Head Chef to join our team in a City Centre location Birmingham where we provide hospitality services and a small micro market offering.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a skilled Head Chef to showcase their skills in driving a forward-thinking, holistic offering for a high profile client


  • Previous experience commensurate with role
  • Have a contagious passion for food and customer service.
  • You draw satisfaction from managing, training, and supporting a team.
  • Financially astute, you are very analytical and know how to create and maintain budgets and drive commercial performance.
  • Excellent delegation and influencing skills.
  • Ability to prioritize multiple projects in a fast-paced, multi-faceted, creative environment and able to work well under pressure.
  • Meticulous organisational abilities; high attention to detail
  • Concise and highly effective verbal and written communication
  • Ability to adapt to challenges and opportunities with a solution-oriented perspective.
  • Excellent strategic thinking and critical reasoning skills.

Additional Information

For almost 20 years, for every client, in every location (whether that's an office, stadium, cathedral or university), we have created beautiful spaces, exciting menus and friendly teams, so that each and every customer can have the hospitality experience they deserve.

We need the brightest and the best to join us to make this all possible. We will support you to create your hospitality legacy and build a career that you are proud of.

Our drive and belief in our people, means that we always strive to supercharge our team's careers. 'Better' is a daily habit that sits deep within our DNA, meaning learning will be front and centre of your experience working with us.

Join us, and be part of the food revolution!

BaxterStorey Values:


We strive for better, we never settle, never compromise, never follow. We lead the way, blazing our own trail.


We are up-beat, motivating and inspiring. Our love for what we do radiates through our food, and is

amplified by our people.


We embrace our differences to push creativity and we work together to be better.


We work together as a team to lead by example, protecting the planet and supporting local


Interested? Even if you don't meet all requirements, we like to hear from you. If you are motivated and hungry to learn, we can work together to develop your potential.

BaxterStorey is committed to encouraging equality, diversity, and inclusion among our workforce.

The aim is for our workforce to be truly representative of all sections of society and our customers, and for each team member to feel respected and able to give their best.

And to support our commitment to this we have set ourselves an ED&I (Equity, Diversity and Inclusion) ambition to 'set the standard and to be recognised for having the most inclusive culture in hospitality'.