Head Chef required at the Chequers on the Green, High Halden, Kent

Location
TN26 3LP, High Halden
Posted
13 Oct 2017
Closes
12 Dec 2017
Sector
Chefs
Contract Type
Permanent
Village Green Restaurants is looking for an experienced Head Chef to join our management team at the Chequers on the Green, High Halden, Kent.

Country dining at its best, the Chequers on the Green is a large, traditional village pub & restaurant that has recently benefited from a complete refurbishment scheme and the introduction of a new and exciting food offer and menu.

Our restaurant is able to cater for approximately 80 covers and we have a large, well equipped trade kitchen, making it a great working environment for our five chefs and the kitchen team.

This role presents a great opportunity for a proven Head Chef to put their mark on the Chequers on the Green and further enhance our reputation and trade locally.

WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR:

•Proven experience at a Head Chef level.
•The ability to lead and develop a kitchen team of 5 chefs.
•A good understanding of GP, menu costing and wage budgeting.
•Former stock purchasing, ordering and management experience.
•The ability to implement and monitor health & safety and food safety procedures.
•The desire to assist with menu development in the long term.
•Passion and enthusiasm in the kitchen.
•You must be flexible in terms of the working hours required of you.

BENEFITS:
•Competitive salary, negotiable dependent on experience.
•Quarterly and annual bonus scheme.
•First class support from our Head Development Chef.
•Structured company induction programme.
•Company pension scheme.
•Share Incentive Scheme.
•Paid holiday allowance.
•Staff discount scheme.
•Potential for further career development with our chef’s development programme in the longer term.

In order to be considered for this role please apply online with your CV now or you can call our Trade Recruitment Co-ordinator for more information on 01795 542132.