Oct 09, 2021

Head Chef

£26,000 - £30,000 yearly
  • Lakeland Inns Group
  • Curthwaite, Wigton, UK
Permanent Job Kitchen Manager Head Chef

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Lakeland Inns is a family run, successful and ever growing pub group in the Lake District.

We currently have six sites in Ulverston, Broughton In Furness, Grange over Sands Sparkbridge, Barrow in furness and Curthwaite, along with the award winning Stringers brewery, which beers feature in all of pubs.

We are now recruiting for a head chef at The Royal Oak Inn Curthwaite. It is a stunning building, with an already fantastic local reputation for food.

We are looking for a leader who wants to take the pub and menu to the next level, there are lots of exciting opportunities to grow the food business. Part of the Lakeland Inns Group, the pub has a great reputation for food and needs a head chef to drive the kitchen forward.

Quality over quantity is key in this 30 cover pub.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Effectively manage the Kitchen, and all other staff
  • Be calm of collected under pressure during busy periods
  • Work closely with the fantastic front of our house team.
  • Have previous experience of working in or running a similar busy pub style kitchen
  • Have a keen interest in food presentation
  • Train and develop the rest of the team
  • Have high standards of cleanliness and experience in following good food hygiene practises
  • Be willing to work with a team who go over and above the expectations of the customers - always with the ethos that nothing is too much trouble.

Please apply with a CV and a covering letter, clearly stating your salary expectations. Salary and bonus scheme negotiable upon experience.

In return for your hard work, we offer a competitive salary, an achievable bonus scheme, generous tips, employee benefits scheme and 30% discount on food, drink & hotel stays across our sister venues.

Couples or friends welcome to apply as there is a front of house vacancy available

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