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Head Chef

  • Job Location

    Saffron Walden

  • Duration


  • Job Benefits

    £36000.00 - £40000.00/annum Temporary Live in available


Are you a fresh food head chef looking to work in one of the counties best local restaurants 
I am currently recruiting for a head chef for a stunning village location between Saffron Walden and Cambridge.  The business is a destination restaurant, with clientele coming from far and wide to dine and be entertained.
You will have full menu autonomy, working with your team of 6 chefs to grow and develop the restaurant.  There are plans in the new year for a sympathetic refurbishment so now is a great time to join.
You will have the opportunity to work with one of the best independent restaurant groups, but with the freedom to run the business as your own
As head chef you will be coaching, developing and mentoring a team of 6 producing a menu using 100% fresh food catering for a large range of clientele and cuisines. 
This role will allow the head chef the freedom to write a full specials menu bespoke to the area and surroundings giving you the opportunity to show your flair and passion for the food you are producing.
My client really invests time and effort in their team and recognise and reward those who go the extra mile, with a mix of industry training, foreign trips, excellent career progression and the opportunity to run your own kitchen. 
The ideal candidate will come from a busy fresh food background, have a good understanding of menu writing & costing, stocktakes, full due diligence and be able to run, motivate and develop the kitchen team and offering.
Due to the nature of the role, you will need to be able to work a variety of shifts covering weekends, bank holidays and evenings
This role comes with amazing career progression opportunities, a great salary of up to £40,000 on site temporary live in, tips (currently £4000-£5000 per year), standard bonus plus uncapped Profit related bonus and a great company benefits package as well as Christmas Day and Boxing Day off.
If you a head chef looking for a real opportunity to put your name on a business, then please click APPLY NOW send your cv to Jonathan Taylor at our Select Cambridge office

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