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Head Chef

£40000 - £40000 Edinburgh & The Lothians Ref: 105596

One of the most renowned country houses hotels, located near Edinburgh is looking for You – their new Head Chef.
Hidden away from the city’s noise, the hotel attracts guests who are looking for a perfect bolthole to enjoy a quiet break.
The hotel itself has received multiple awards over the years and is a part of a prestigious group that keeps growing stronger and reaching for new accolades every year!
It’s a great organisation to work for – defined by its clear vision and goals for being the best.You will have a chance to become a part of something great while being supported and overseen by some of the most famous names in the industry. You know who I am talking about…
About the Job
As a Head Chef, you will have an opportunity to overlook all of the food operations happening within the hotel. Coupled with the team of excellent FOH managers and Group Chef, you will receive all of the support necessary to succeed.
Cooking fine dining cuisine is your bread and butter and you will welcome challenges like running 2AA Rosettes Restaurant as well as catering for weddings and events.
You will be leading a team of talented and dedicated chefs, who really enjoy working there! Apart from creating a positive and encouraging work environment, you will enjoy developing your team and nurturing their talents.
About You
This is a place to make your personality shine! Being a Head Chef in a small hotel you will be invited and encouraged to connect with the guests.

Surely you are already a very confident chef, who is ready to take the ownership and have Your name known.
The Experience
Ideally, you already have experience of working within 4* or 5* hotel. You must be coming from a fine dining environment with 2AA Rosettes or higher.
As far as jumping from casual, the high street could theoretically be possible – you need to have an understanding and a desire to maintain current standards and to push them higher.
The Salary and benefits
You will earn the salary of up to 40k, receive a generous share of gratuities. Company-wide discounts are also available, including belonging to a luxurious group of hotels that share generous hotel rates for their staff (stay at Gleneagles for £75 a night, POW!).
To Apply
Send your CV and cover letter by clicking the button below. If you have any further questions or don’t have a resume, please feel free to contact me directly and I will be able to assist you. The interview will have two stages (actually three including me interviewing you… I am easy to talk to though!) I promise to come back to you within 7 days of your application.
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