Head Chef - Solihull

  • Location

    Solihull, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Hospitality and Leisure

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  • Salary:

    Up to £34000.00 per annum + benefits

  • Contact:

    C2 Recruitment

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Head Chef - Restaurant
Salary up to £34k plus benefits

Are you a talented Head Chef, who excels in a high-volume fresh food environment? If so, we're waiting to hear from you.

As Head Chef you will be a role model to setting standards within the kitchen & being an ambassador. You will need to lead and adhere to Health & Safety as well as Food safety practices at all times. As Head Chef you will provide continued efficiency of the kitchen and production of consistent quality food.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • To be responsible for the day-to-day management and control of the catering department.
  • Actively lead, inspire and encourage your team whilst remaining self-motivated too.
  • Key focus on delivering the highest quality food.
  • Ensure area of responsibility is kept clean and tidy at all times.
  • Ensuring all members of kitchen staff are adhering to food hygiene and health & safety.

Personal Skills & Qualities:

  • Well organised and methodical
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills.
  • A good time keeper with the ability to demonstrate flexibility.
  • Passionate about leading and developing your team
  • A self-starter with previous experience championing excellent service through quality food either as a Head Chef or Sous Chef.

Experience/ Qualifications:

  • Must have a thorough understanding of food hygiene, COSHH and Health & Safety procedures; a food hygiene certificate is preferred
  • Proven ability of kitchen management through dividing responsibilities and monitoring progress.


  • Must hold a qualification in professional catering (City & Guilds, BTEC or HND

If this sounds like your next opportunity, please apply along with a copy of your CV and cover letter to markjones@c2recruitment.com

This role is being handled by C2 Recruitment the leading specialist Retail, Hospitality and Leisure recruitment consultancy recruiting across the whole of the UK.

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