Executive Head Chef - Woodlands Park Hotel - Surrey

at Hand Picked Hotels (view profile)
Location Cobham, Surrey, England
Date Posted October 4, 2017
Category Executive Chef
Job Type Full-time
Area England
County Surrey

Description

Executive Head Chef

Woodlands Park Hotel

Cobham, Surrey

We are recruiting for an Executive Head Chef to lead the Kitchen brigade, taking responsibility for ensuring the delivery of high standards of cuisine within our 2 rosette restaurant & private dining events, creating fantastic memories for our guests.

Actively contributing to driving food sales through inspiring and creative menu planning, you will ensure the kitchen team are inspired to achieve targets.

You will manage the departmental manpower and operating costs in line with budget ensuring targeted profit contributions are achieved.

Leading activities that continuously develop the skills and capabilities of your team, you will be committed to ensuring that every team member feels valued and engaged.

You will work to manage the care and replacement of equipment, ensuring high standards of Health and Safety in all activities undertaken.

Competencies of a Head Chef / Executive Head Chef:

You must be passionate about delivering outstanding hospitality to our guests whilst demonstrating good food knowledge.

The ability to establish rapport and deliver high standards of service with a genuine and approachable manner is essential.

Previous experience in a similar environment including a track record of producing consistently excellent fine dining and Event offerings for up to 150 people is essential; Events are key for this Operation.

In return you will be rewarded with a fun and engaging environment.

Woodlands Park Hotel is set in ten acres of peaceful Surrey countryside and offers 57 luxurious bedrooms, 9 Conference and Event rooms catering from 8-150 people, and two unique dining experiences; The magnificence of the 2 Rosette Oak Room fine dining Restaurant, and the more casual modern elegance of Benson’s.

Hand Picked Hotels is a collection of 20 country house hotels throughout the United Kingdom and Channel Islands. With welcoming and charming service delivered in inspirational surroundings, our guests are encouraged to feel at home, relax, kick off their shoes and indulge!

Our core values of family, mutual, unconventional and vibrant are not just words - it’s what we do - every day.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.