Head Chef

32000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP32000 - GBP35000/annum Free live in accommodation & tips
13 Mar 2018
10 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Job title: Head Chef

Salary: Up to 35,000 GBP

Location: Ross on Wye, Herefordshire

Type of contract: Permanent

Workplace description: This hotel is a Georgian Country House Hotel situated in 11 acres of beautiful grounds and landscaped gardens. Located within minutes walk of the historic market town of Ross-on-Wye, the hotel is conveniently positioned for leisure and recreational activities, including antique centres, scenic river walks and beautiful countryside. The hotel has retained many of its original Georgian features, enabling guests to relax and enjoy their stay in comfortable surroundings.

Main duties and responsibilities: The kitchen has a brigade of 7 chefs
70 Cover Restaurant
250 Cover Banqueting Suite
Lounge & Bar 35 covers
Garden Terrace for 70 covers.

The hotel currently runs one menu throughout the whole operation served lunch and dinner, this menu changes every two months, however many dishes are staples which are key to our business needs. A function menu which service the wedding business which has 35 weddings this year. They also have a busy Afternoon tea business which is doing on average around 25 covers a day On average we are doing around 100 covers a day between lunch and dinner. All the food is prepared and cooked fresh, part from some bakery items and some buffet items for wedding. They would be looking for the Chefs Food GP to be no less than 70%

Essential criteria: You will be an established Head Chef with experience to at least 1 Rosette standards (either winning or retaining) and have experience with functions and banquets up to 250 covers.

Please note: This position is not for a fine ding chef who is looking to win accolades, as most of the business comes from functions the hotel provide.

Accommodation provided: Yes

Charge for accommodation: No (Free of charge)

I would like to thank you for your interest shown in this position. Please note that we take your application very seriously, but must stress that applications will only be answered in person if they match the criteria of the position advertised.

Important Notes:

1. Applications should be made by email or phone.
2. Applications should be in Word format only and in ENGLISH!
3. DDH Recruitment Ltd does not charge work seekers for its services.
4. All workers will be subject to UK taxation