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
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