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Head Chef

£33000 - £33000 Fife, Dundee and Perth Ref: 103112

Stafffinders are recruiting for a talented, Head Chef for a stunning restaurant in the Scottish Highlands. This restaurant has a deserved reputation as one of the best in the country & is a marvellous place to learn new skills, show your talents & push your boundaries. Based in Aviemore, this incredible hotel boasts lodges, restaurants, extensive leisure facilities and wait for it….its own cinema!
I know, you’re still like ‘that’s really cool’ – but you can work here and get access to the gym & cinema & restaurants at the same time. Probably not on shift though, that is slightly frowned upon.
The Restaurant & Hotel
Critically acclaimed, locally loved, nationally known. The restaurant is committed to using the best of local produce to produce stunning results that keep diners coming back time & time again. As the Head Chef you will be expected to drive the kitchen forward, Develop and maintain a team of motivated chefs, this is a fully professional environment and a great place for your career prospects to flourish.
The Position
As Head Chef, you’ll be working with local produce where possible, and not so local as well. You’ll be working with seasonal produce and developing the menus as the season goes on. It would be an advantage if you can drive & have access to your own transport, but it is not essential.
You will be responsible for setting the standards that are to be followed and maintained by your team, Deliver amazing dishes for our customers at all times. Ensure the offering is ever developing and most importantly showcases the best of Scotland.
You will responsible for ensuring all kitchen controls are in place and followed, Costs and Labour are maintained to a targeted level.
About You
You should have experience in working as a Head Chef for minimum 5 years. You should have a working knowledge of what’s in season and a passion to consistently raise the standard. You should be driven, focused & determined to push on in your career. Previous experience in a Rosette awarded kitchen would be a great advantage, but people with the right skill-set & attitude will also be considered.
The Benefits
Working in an award-winning hotel & expanding business
A competitive salary of up to £33,000pa – negotiable depending on experience
Gym & Leisure access, discounted meals & hotel stays,
Accommodation available
The chance to progress in an ever-changing environment
Ready to Apply?
If you’ve got a current CV ready to send, hit apply and we will get in touch or send your CV directly
If you’d like to know more, call the office on the number mentioned before or you can connect with me on LinkedIn & we can go over this role.
Should you be selected for interview for this role, you’ll be invited to the hotel for a look around to find out for yourself if this is a job you could see yourself doing.
You must be able to provide great references from current & previous employers.
To comply with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK and must be able to provide documentation to prove this.

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