Head Chef Patron

Andover, Hampshire, England
Additional Benefits & Free Cottage
30 Jan 2018
27 Feb 2018
Mike Carter
Contract Type
Full Time
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Head Chef/Patron - Field to Fork Restaurant

This is an exciting opportunity for a talented Head Chef to take ownership of developing a true Field to Fork operation, this project is a long-term vision of the owners with a plan to evolve at a steady pace using locally sourced Game and Reared Livestock and Vegetables and fruit etc to create the best of modern British Gastronomy with a menu that changes with the seasons.

As Head Chef you will report to the owners and contribute to regular management meetings, you will have autonomy over the menus and be creative in output. You will need to be passionate about using local and home-grown / home-reared produce cooking with fresh ingredients.

You will also be responsible for training and developing the kitchen team and will need to have amazing management and people skills as well as experience of Butchery, as all Game comes from the local nearby estate and is butchered in house.

As Head chef you will be responsible for producing dishes for not just the restaurant, but also for the nearby shooting lodge and barn, catering for up to 16 covers.

As Head chef will come from a similar management position. We are looking for a Hands-on, Self-starter who can manage their own time, a proven Head Chef with a stable CV Previous exposure to modern fresh cooking styles and passionate about British ingredients and using local seasonal produce.

The owners are also open to achieving accolades, as long as they are a by-product of the high standards and quality that are delivered to the guests.

  • Salary £35,000 - £50,000 (depending on Experience)
  • Bonuses
  • Tronc
  • Free Cottage nearby for Family relocation (if required)

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