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Head Chef – Axminster HC20

Posted: 04/09/2018
Contract: Permanent, full time
Region: Devon
Park: Hawkchurch Resort & Spa
Number of Jobs: 1
Working Hours: Variable
Organisation: Darwin Escapes
Industry: Leisure, Catering

Key Responsibilities

  • Consistent and prompt preparation and food service.
  • Stock ordering and stock rotation.
  • Cleanliness of all work areas.
  • Completing staff rotas for the kitchen team
  • Ensure published menus and specials boards have correct selling prices.
  • Provision of correct portion sizes and control of all waste.
  • Comply with all food hygiene regulations.

A former tenting a touring caravan park, Hawkchurch Resort & Spa has been redeveloped to create a luxurious retreat, a sanctuary for pure relaxation with stunning views of the Axe Valley.

An amazing opportunity has come up for a Head Chef to join the team at our five star park; Hawkchurch Resort and Spa. This is a diverse role, offering great job satisfaction for an enthusiastic and dedicated Chef.

This stunning park is situated in the beautiful village of Hawkchurch and a short drive from Axminster. We are looking for a Head Chef to lead the kitchen team for our restaurant ‘The Beeches,’ which offers a contemporary, cosy environment within the luxury park, and who is able to maintain our high standards.

Accommodation is available within the park if required

This is a permanent, full-time position to work variable hours including evenings, weekends and bank holidays

This role is ideal for anyone searching for Chef positions within a commutable distance of Axminster

What experience you will need

  • Similar previous experience preferred

What skills you will need

  • Catering qualifications and level 3 food safety is desirable.
  • Driving licence and ability to drive is preferred.
  • Great communication skills.
  • Upbeat attitude & willing to develop.

What we offer

  • Job training through in house Darwin Academy, to include COSHH, food hygiene, manual handling,health & safety
  • Accommodation available for the right candidate
  • Uniform provided
  • Great salary
  • Darwin Escapes discounts on offer

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