Wok Chef - Canton Blue

Grosvenor Place, London
Market Leading Salary & Benefits + Service Charge / Update Salary Banding
05 Feb 2024
04 Mar 2024
Full Time, Part Time

Wok Chef - Canton Blue 

The Peninsula London is excited to announce we are seeking a passionate Wok Chef to join our Cantonese Restaurant, Canton Blue. This role will be responsible for assisting the Executive Chinese Chef in leading, directing and coordinating the daily operations of the Cantonese Kitchen.

An exceptional opportunity to join our high-profile flagship hotel in London

Market leading remuneration, service charge and attractive benefits

Join our award-winning group, working alongside a highly experienced team

Key accountabilities

  • Develop, motivate, supervise and coach departmental employees in maintaining a culture in compliance with our mission, vision, values, and core HSH principles
  • Promote The Peninsula London in becoming a recognized culinary destination by creating memorable guest experiences through artistry, communication with customers and uncompromised passion for excellence

  • Deputise in the absence of the Executive Chinese Chef while demonstrating flexibility 

  • Ensure personnel, physical and environmental hygiene is maintained in adherence to HACCP, supervise departmental employees grooming daily

General requirements

  • Minimum of 8 years’ experience in a 5-star hotel with a Chinese banquet or restaurant
  • Extensive Cantonese food cooking techniques and knowledge with the ability to recognise current culinary trends
  • Extensive experience in managing chefs
  • Fluent English and Cantonese communication proficiency

At the Peninsula London, we look after:

Your financial wellbeing:

  • Excellent salary package 

  • Generous service charge distributed equitably to all colleagues

  • Life Insurance

  • Enhanced company contribution on pension plan

Your medical care:

  • Medical cash plans including optical and dental coverage

  • Enhanced maternity and paternity leave plan

Your daily health routine:

  • State of the art heart of house facilities including a gym, fitness classes, relaxation room, contemplation room and nursing mothers’ room

  • Colleague restaurant with healthy and balanced 24/7 food offerings

  • On-site occupational health and safety nurse and wellbeing education sessions

Other perks:

  • High street and online shopping discounts

  • Rewards and recognition initiatives

  • Dry cleaning for uniforms and work attire

We are delighted to receive your CV and will liaise with suitable candidates directly. 

Ideally situated in the heart of Belgravia, with views over Hyde Park Corner and Wellington Arch, The Peninsula London occupies one of the city’s most prestigious addresses. The newly built hotel, impeccably designed to harmonise with surrounding heritage buildings is just moments away from the city’s most iconic attractions, including Three Royal Parks, Buckingham Palace, Harrods, and Big Ben. Its 190 light-filled guest rooms and suites have been exquisitely designed by Peter Marino; its gathering spaces include several world-class restaurants and bars, including Brooklands helmed by Michelin-starred Chef Director Claude Bosi; the idyllic Peninsula Spa, and a luxury retail arcade.