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Chef de Partie

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
£27,000 to £27,500
Job Type
22 Sep 2022
We are currently recruiting for an enthusiastic, motivated and passionate Chef de Partie to join our client's team based at this independent boarding school near High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire. As a day and boarding school, the kitchen caters for approx. 950 people including staff as well as hospitality, fine dining, events and functions. The school is open during the summer holidays however there are minimal numbers on site (50/60). As the Chef de Partie, you will be working as part of a large team to produce all the food for day to day feeding as well as extensive hospitality. The food is of a high standard and you will be need to be able to cook from scratch using fresh seasonal ingredients. As well as core feeding, the catering department provides high scale hospitality for parents' evenings, sports days, Governors dinners, fine dining, events and functions. The Exec Chef is passionate about developing the team so there are lots of opportunities for training and development. Working hours are 5 over 7, 40 hours per week and this is a full time contract (52 weeks). There is also paid overtime available. Our ideal candidate would -Be at Chef de Partie or Demi Chef level with a proven work background -Ideally have worked within B&I, education or a high standard restaurant/hotel kitchen -Be able to cater for volume on a daily basis -Be able to work well as a team player -Be genuinely passionate about food and ingredients -Have excellent organizational skills with the ability to work under pressure and remain calm -Have the ability to listen to instruction and take direction as needed -Have an eye for detail and presentation -Have good communication skills and able to liaise well with colleagues -Be friendly and flexible with a positive can do attitude Working under a passionate and motivational Exec Chef, this is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic and talented Chef to join a great environment. So if this sounds like the ideal job for you and you have the passion, drive and experience, please send your updated CV immediately for more details All candidates need to be eligible to live and work in the UK at the time of application We wanted to let you know we've updated our Privacy Policy Your privacy is very important to us, and we'll only ever collect your information for the reasons stated in our Privacy Policy
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  • Job Reference: 718860692-2
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Hamilton Mayday
    Hamilton Mayday
  • Location: High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
  • Salary: £27,000 to £27,500
  • Bonus/Benefits: paid overtime
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Permanent