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    Head Chef

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Catering & Hospitality
  • Location: Carnforth, Lancashire
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 22/06/2018
  • Job reference: 34369_1529679482

My client based in Carnforth are looking to recruit a Head Chef for their Bistro which provides a relaxed dining experience with great views across the Lancashire countryside

Situated in Carnforth and just 5 mins from the M6 motorway, they are looking to develop and grow their business by setting high standards within the local area.


The successful candidate will be responsible for;

* All aspects of kitchen management

* Implementing and up-keeping all kitchen paperwork recording systems

* Menu design

* Menu costings

* Keeping financial control of the food operation

* Working closely with the owners and senior management team to develop and grow the business

* Sourcing the best fresh and where possible, local ingredients to work with

* Developing and growing the menu

* Growing and retaining a strong kitchen team

* All aspects of staff training, development and recruitment

The ideal candidate will;

* Have a minimum of five years' experience working with fresh food in professional kitchens

* Have a stable CV showing clear progression and commitment

* Keep a proactive approach to progression, development and positive change

* Be willing to work closely with senior management team to realise their visions for the business and help to achieve them

* Have experience as a Head Chef or be a driven Sous Chef looking for their first Head Chef role

This is a full time permanent position working Wednesday to Sunday 45 hours a week.

* Salary dependant on experience paying up to £25k per annum

* 22 days holiday

* Pension scheme

Clayton Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.