HEAD CHEF

Recruiter
Fuller Smith and Turner
Location
London, South East England
Salary
36000.0000
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

REFERENCE: 15048

PER ANNUM: £36,000

WORKING HOURS: Full Time

SHIFT PATTERN: Varied Shift Patterns

HOUSE / LOCATION: Tea Merchant

LOCATION: London

LIVE IN STATUS: Live Out

TEA MERCHANT

Following extensive refurbishment and a transformational change Fuller’s is re-opening their flagship Canary Wharf pub and restaurant, The Tea Merchant.

Previously famous for its Quayside location, fantastic atmosphere and customer service the Tea Merchant will still embody these attributes however add to its repertoire a fresh, seasonal, daily changing food offer and bespoke spirits range and premium wine list.

The restaurant will feature a state of the art, open kitchen with chefs tables and brasserie style seating to accommodate intimate dinners or large celebratory parties. The bar will offer bespoke infused Gins, a quality spirits range, premium wine list and exclusive beer range.

Could you lead the team through successful service?

As our new Head Chef, you’ll lead our kitchen team in the creation of fabulous, fresh dishes - using your culinary magic to give customers a special pub-dining experience.

You’ll be working with seasonal, local and regional ingredients, in a well-equipped kitchen - within a company that really understands the importance of getting food right.

  • Work for a company that shares your passion for food
  • Benefit from a competitive salary, great discounts (including 15% off in all Fuller's pubs), paid holiday & chances to gain recognised internal accolades
  • Enjoy the creativity and freedom of leading the kitchen whilst developing your own menu
  • Comprehensive management raining in all aspects; stock, financials, employment law & leadership.

Being Head Chef is a real challenge, so you can count on the full support of a team of Executive Chefs and our other teams at the Brewery to help you to develop your business.

Looking after the kitchen however is your domain. You’ll lead your team expertly through service, and you’ll take full control of the food side of the business. We encourage our chefs to implement new cooking techniques whilst providing our customers with a traditional foundation of great pub classics.

That means you’ll need a commercial head, as well as exceptional cooking skills. You’ll also be a great communicator, calm under pressure, and you’ll be driven by a shared vision of success and a company that will give you the tools to do so.

But most importantly, you’ll show real passion for fresh food. At Fuller’s, we’re determined to do pub food differently -this is your chance to be part of something unique.

  • You should have great leadership skills
  • You’ll thrive on the fast pace of the kitchen
  • You’ll set yourself and others the very highest standards

Please understand that we will need proof of your right to work in the UK.