Head Chef - Newcastle

Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
22 Jan 2019
14 Feb 2019
Full Time

Head Chef - YOLO Townhouse, Newcastle

The group behind You Only Live Once (Ponteland and Newcastle), Stack and Hadrian’s Tipi are growing and we’d love you to grow with us. We’ve got BIG plans and we’re looking for a hospitality superstar to be a part of them!

YOLO Townhouse is a 3 floor venue, complete with a roof terrace trading on Newcastle’s High Bridge Street. With an all-day food operation across all floors serving breakfast from early, snacks until late with the full YOLO menu in between.This position will suit an experienced 2nd Chef looking for their 1st move into being a Head Chef and looking to make their mark in their own kitchen.

The successful candidate will have a history of working to the highest food safety standards, have the ability to complete kitchen admin (including weekly stock audits), and demonstrate hands-on leadership with-in their kitchen alongside the ability to train and coach their Team of chefs. The Head Chef will report into the General Manager and work with this person to maximise the profitability of the food operation.

Ideally the successful candidate will be a current Head Chef or 2nd Chef with a minimum of 12 months experience in their role. This person will be a Leader who can demonstrate ownership for whatever task they are given and the self-motivated drive to make their kitchen a commercial success.Time spent working with-in a branded food operation is advantageous to us but not essential. The hours of work would vary between 7am and 10pm over a 5 day working week which includes weekends.

If you think you’ve got what it takes to join one of the North East’s up-and-coming leisure operators then apply now, we’d love to hear from you.