Head Chef | Hawkchurch Resort and Spa

at Darwin Escapes (view profile)
Location Axminster, Devon, England
Date Posted February 12, 2018
Category Head Chef
Job Type Full-time
Area England
County Devon



key responsibilities

  • Consistent and prompt preparation and food service
  • Stock ordering and stock rotation
  • Cleanliness of all work areas
  • Staff rotas
  • Ensure published menus and specials boards have correct selling prices
  • Comply with all food hygiene regulations

Job Description

Head Chef required to join our team at our five star park, at Hawkchurch Resort and Spa. This role is available with accommodation for the right candidate.

This park is situated in the beautiful village of Hawkchurch and only a short drive from Axminster making it a prime spot for out of town guests as well as local customers. We are looking for a Head Chef to lead the kitchen team for the restaurant ‘The Beeches’ which offers a contemporary, cosy environment within the luxury park.

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

This role is ideal for anyone looking for Head Chef positions within the Devon area.

What experience you will need
  • Previous experience is required
What skills you will need
  • Catering qualifications and level 3 food safety is desirable
  • Strong communication skills
  • Driving licence and ability to drive is advantageous
  • Positive attitude with willingness to learn
What we offer
  • Darwin Academy job specific training, to include food hygiene, COSHH, health & safety, manual handling, etc
  • Accomodation for the right candidate
  • Uniform
  • Discount in company restaurants and facilities
  • Good salary package