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HEAD CHEF - HOTEL
Head Chef vacancy - 1 AA Rosettes - £35,000 salary plus bonus
We are currently looking to recruit a Head Chef for an award winning hotel in Leicester. This is a unique opportunity to take the reigns of the kitchen at this reputable hotel and really take the business and food to new levels.
An overview of the business is as follows:
A mix of twin, double & Exec bedrooms
Stylish Brasserie with seating for 80 covers, open for breakfast, lunch and dinner with a superb outdoor dining space. Awarded 1 AA Rosette
Stylish cocktail Bar along with private dining.
The hotel is now looking for someone to take the reins and help continue to sustain the reputation and put their own style and mark on the food and menus.
All food is fresh and there is a big emphasis on using local suppliers.
This is a key position to take control of one of the areas’ leading kitchens with the challenge of sustaining the current high reputation and also building and developing that further.
The role of Head Chef will take full responsibility and accountability for the day to day running of the kitchen, reporting directly to the General Manager.
We are looking for an outstanding candidate who can lead this kitchen from the front and demonstrate 1st class qualities to produce quality food of AA Rosette standard along with the ability to develop the team and ensure the kitchen runs efficiently and effectively along with having a strong relationship with suppliers, the ability to produce modern, British food and have a proven track record within a busy commercial kitchen that has a similar food turnover.
Candidates must also have a strong knowledge of food costings, health & safety and food hygiene.