Head Chef Meriden near NEC birmingham

at Strawberry Bank Hotel (view profile)
Location Meriden, West Midlands, England
Date Posted September 23, 2019
Category Head Chef
Job Type Full-time
Area England
County West Midlands


Head Chef/Kitchen Meriden


The Strawberry Bank is a village Hotel set in the heart of the beautiful Meriden, between Coventry & Meriden. We pride ourselves on the contemporary and stylish nature of our hotel while remaining friendly and packed with character.

We offer pub and restaurant food seven days a week serving up to 100 covers at peak times. Our wedding and celebrations functions are very popular alongside business functions and other events.

We are passionate about providing excellent food for our guests: we are looking for a talented Head Chef with drive and determination who shares that passion but who enjoys the freedom to bring their own flair and creativeness balanced with the charm of our traditional pub.

As the Head Chef you will work closely with the Management and your team to ensure the smooth day-to-day running of the kitchen. You will also lead the team to make sure that they deliver a high quality service to both the bar/restaurant and the conference/events side of the hotel.

Other duties include
Managing budgets and GP in keeping with the set targets
Ensuring the highest level of compliance regarding Health & Safety regulations
Managing and maintain excellent stock control and wastage records

Our ideal applicant will have:
Previous experience of working as a Head Chef including experience of catering for weddings and other large events
A passion for presenting & cooking excellent food
Experience of working to compliance standards and company targets
Experience of leading a team to work to shared goals and targets
An aptitude to spot and develop talent in junior members of staff

We offer a highly competitive salary; contributory pension scheme, 28 days holiday and staff discounts within the group for family

How to apply:
Please send your CV and accompanying letter outlining how you meet the requirements of the role.

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Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £30,000.00 to £35,000.00 /year (DOE with bonus scheme)


  • Head Chef: 2 years (Required)


  • Food Hygiene (Required)

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £30,000.00 to £35,000.00 /year