Head Chef - No evenings ! 5 days out of 7 , true story ....

From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
21 Apr 2017
21 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

£28 - £30k plus benefits & incentives


We are a thriving business operating farm shops & restaurants you will be based at our head office in Stoneleigh Park near Kenilworth.

Farmers Fayre operates at a further two restaurants within Leekes Department stores in Coventry & Melksham.

Are you a Sous chef looking to develop and be part of a growing business? Are you a Head Chef looking for a new challenge?


This is a key role with great potential and will involve working alongside the directors to grow the business. You will need bags of enthusiasm, always looking to bring new ideas and ways to increase business.

-Ensure the kitchen operates smoothly, inspiring your team to exceed customer expectations.

-Delivering high quality fresh food, offering an innovative daily menu to accommodate a wide range of customers.

-Manage profitability, you must have excellent stock and profit control

-Team management, installing operating procedures and controls for operational effectiveness.


-A real passion to produce innovative fresh food daily and an absolute eye for detail.

-Proven experience of delivering operational standards & managing a team effectively.

-Demonstrate good knowledge of hygiene and health and safety and be able to implement this into the workplace.

-Well organised, good at prioritising & managing time

-Computer literate, proficient in Microsoft Office & Outlook.

The Benefits:

You have the chance to be part of a successful and growing business offering real progression for the right person – in fact we only want to recruit somebody who wants to progress.

In return for hard work & commitment we also offer excellent benefits including, free onsite parking, free employee meals, employee discount and company pension scheme.