Head Chef

Location Lisburn, County Antrim
Job Type Permanent
Salary Up to £32000 per annum
Published 5 months ago
Contact Caitriona McKerr
Job Ref GRCMMH_1552580607

Job Description

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Controlling and directing the food preparation process and any other relative activities.
  • Constructing menus with new or existing culinary creations ensuring the variety and quality of the servings.
  • Approving all dishes before they are delivered to the guests
  • To monitor and maintain consistent food standards and quality across all areas and during all stages of production and supply.
  • To maintain all of the kitchen areas, including stores, food service areas, wash up area, staff areas and equipment.
  • To ensure quality control measures and hygiene systems are achieved to at all times
  • To have total accountability for the day to day running of the kitchen service
  • To achieve food budget cost controls, ensuring minimum wastage.
  • To actively participate in the ongoing management and development of menus
  • Weekly reports will be provided to aid and support monthly progress.
  • Stock rotation and use by dates for the production of food are followed and food is produced so not to contribute to wastage.
  • To be responsible for the actions and discipline of all Chefs/Cooks that you are line manager of
  • To participate in the management meetings.
  • To maintain all equipment within the catering operation through due care and diligence
  • Ensure day dotting is carried out as per HACCP
  • Hold 1/4rly meetings (as part of the team meeting) to discuss new ideas.
  • Take every opportunity to discuss ideas with customers and obtain constructive feedback

Hours: 45 hours per week

Salary: £32k per annum

To apply for this role please click apply or send your cv to Caitriona McKerr on

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