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Head Chef - Fantastic Golf & Country Club
  • Location: Bedfordshire, Bedfordshire
  • Contract type: Permanent
  • Salary: £25K – £30K per annum based on experience
Job Description:
Head Chef - Fantastic Golf & Country Club in Bedfordshire.

We currently have a fantastic Golf & Country Club looking for a Head Chef to join their team.

Head Chef
Salary - £25K – £30K per annum based on experience

Responsible for a team of approx. 5 Chefs
Previous experience as a Head Chef required within a similar operation, golf club, hotel etc.
Casual restaurant, golf food, weddings, banqueting, parties and events
Responsible for the food production and providing the highest food quality

Skills required:

• Margin understanding for good GP’s
• Stock and provisions knowledge
• Great at people leadership
• To upskill the team

Job description:

• Manages all activities in the kitchen, including production and management of food production staff
• Maximises guest satisfaction by providing the highest food quality consistent with cost control and profitability margins of the Club kitchen
• Assures adherence to the Club standards of food quality, preparation, recipes, and presentation
• Work closely with the nominated suppliers and ensure strong competitive pricing agreements are achieved without compromising quality
• Assures proper staffing and adequate supplies for all stations
• Ensures weekly stock check and monthly stocktakes are carried out to company standard
• Ensure all invoices are tracked and monitored on a weekly basis and in line with the purchase order procedure
• Oversees all food production related areas
• Develops guest/market oriented menus, and changes menus regularly to reflect local, seasonal and national trends
• Attends restaurant and/or catering fairs and conferences regularly to develop food knowledge
• Monitors industry trends and recommends appropriate action to maintain the competitive status and profitability
• Monitors competitors pricing and menus
• Co-ordinates activities, times and communicates priorities to ensure correct preparation, and delivery time to provide food for functions, lounge menu & societies
• Maintains product consistency by conducting inspections of seasonings, portions, and food appearance, and follows-up appropriately
• Oversees inventory disbursement of all food supplies
• Controls and orders all fresh products and dry storage items required by kitchen and related departments to ensure correct quality and par stock
• Monitors and facilitates communication between kitchen production and service staff
• Assures proper safety, hygiene, and sanitation practices are followed
• Co-ordinates operation of kitchen with Bar, Restaurant & Function Rooms
• Ensures readiness and compliance in case of last minute changes to bookings
• Ensures that prices and portions are offered in accordance with food and beverage profit objectives
You will be required to work 40 hours per week on a rota basis, including evenings and weekends.
Must have transport and experience in return we offer a competitive salary and 28 days holiday (including bank holidays).

If this really great opportunity is for you and you match the requested work history and background for the role.

Please send me your up to date and professional CV. Kindly ensure it has all of your contact details clearly listed with the correct telephone numbers on too!

I am here to help should you have any questions and I look forward to supporting your application. Should you need to contact me at any time, please feel free.

Best regards,

Excite Recruitment

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