• Location
    York, North Yorkshire
  • Salary
    £ 18000 - £ 23000 / Year
  • Category
    Hospitality, Tourism & Travel - Chefs (any level)
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Hospitality, Tourism and Travel
  • External Reference

Our prestigious client based on the outskirts of York are recruiting Chefs are various levels to lead the day to day operation in their outlets.

As a chef your responsibilities will include;

  • Ensure food is prepared, presented and served consistently to the highest standard

  • Closely monitor food preparation making sure all recipes are followed precisely

  • Feedback to the Head Chef of issues with recipes, specifications, equipment or process

  • Supervise other chefs as directed by Head Chef

  • Carry out regular, consistent stock checks to ensure shortage is pro-actively avoided and ensure food is stored correctly, including fresh products

  • Ensure perishable items are used in a timely and effective manner and stock is requested for the next day's cooking through the Stock Controller

  • Ensure all equipment is maintained to the correct standard

  • Operate in accordance with our clients Health and Safety Policy at all times

  • Cover other relevant areas of the catering business as required

  • Assist with any special functions, including those which occur outside normal the working hours

  • Undertake any other duties as may be reasonably required.

It is essential that all successful Chefs have the following;


  • NVQ Level 3 in Catering and Hospitality, or similar

  • Food Hygiene Level 2 or above

  • HACCP level 2 or above

Knowledge & Experience

  • Good working knowledge and experience as a chef

  • Ability to manage other members of kitchen staff

  • Ability to direct and plan food preparation


  • Attention to detail

  • Ability to work within a team or on own initiative as required

  • Effective communication

  • Effective organisational skills

  • Honesty and a high level of integrity

  • Enthusiasm and capacity for hard work

  • High levels of personal standards of performance, hygiene and appearance at all times

  • Calm manner in a busy working environment

The hours for these positions are 40 hours per week, covering 5 days over 7, including bank holidays

The salary will be between £18,000 to £23,000 per annum dependant on experience.

To apply for this position please click on the link or for more information please call the York office on 01904 640333.

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Please apply with your CV to: charlotte hughes