Full Time Chef (Wenvoe)
Would you like to work in the Best Garden Centre Restaurant in Wales & the West? We are looking for a chef to join our team in our Orange Tree Restaurant!
Our ideal candidate is a creative professional who is willing to participate in creating delicious seasonal menus and meal designs. You should have excellent communication skills with an in-depth knowledge of several cooking methods, ingredients, equipment, and processes.
This role will be full-time, including some weekends, but no evening work required.
Rate of pay: up to £12 an hour depending on experience
- Assist with the preparation and planning of meal designs.
- Ensure that kitchen activities operate in a timely manner.
- Create and develop new menu options based on seasonal changes and customer demand.
- Resolve customer problems and concerns personally.
- Monitor and record inventory, and if necessary, order new supplies.
- Provide support to junior kitchen employees with various tasks including line cooking, food preparation, and dish plating.
- Recruit and train new kitchen employees to meet restaurant and kitchen standards.
- Create schedules for kitchen employees and evaluate their performance.
- Adhere to and implement sanitation regulations and safety regulations.
- A creative flair with ingredients and passion for food
- An ability to stay calm in high-pressure situations
- Strong leadership skills to motivate your kitchen team
- First rate culinary skills
- Strong knowledge of cooking methods, kitchen equipment, and best practices.
- Teamwork-oriented with outstanding leadership abilities.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role.
- Health and safety and food hygiene certificates.
Pugh's Staff Wellbeing Benefits
As a permanent employee of Pugh's, after passing your probation period you will be entitled to the following
- 20%-50% Staff Discounts
- One free hot drink per shift (Hospitality staff only)
- Monthly Prize Draws worth £100
- Individual Staff Life Insurance
- Health Assured - Staff Health & Well-Being Support Scheme
- Yearly Personal Development Reviews
- £30 Uniform Allowance
- Yearly Holiday Giveaway
To apply, please send a full and up to date CV to email@example.com