Courthouse Bar Head Chef

Courthouse Bar Head Chef
September 5, 2019 jobs

Courthouse Bar Head Chef

We are keen to appoint a Head Chef, to oversee the operation of our culinary operation. The Head Chef will be responsible for all aspects of the culinary function, from the organisation of the kitchen to the sourcing of suppliers to a creative menu design, to enhance the overall dining experience.

Working on a Full Time basis, Wednesday – Sunday (inclusive).

This role will involve;

  • The smooth operation of the culinary function
  • Management and rota scheduling of team
  • Menu planning and creativity
  • HACCP and Hygiene
  • Stock ordering, rotation and stocktakes
  • Supplier / Ingredient sourcing
  • Training
  • Health & Safety
  • Customer Satisfaction and Quality maintenance
  • Reactive to customer feedback
  • Maintain personal knowledge by completing in house / External training
  • Always adhere to our company policies and procedures, and Food Safety Legislation
  • Be involved and contribute to team meetings
  • Carry out instructions given by the management team
  • Forward thinking and planning

 The Ideal Candidate will;

  • be dedicated to the culinary arts with a creative vision
  • have strong organisation and communication skills
  • be a motivated individual who can motivate others
  • have a creative flare with attention to detail and consistency
  • demonstrate a passionate commitment to the business
  • welcome and embrace change with a positive attitude
  • have strong decision making skills
  • deliver high standards in the kitchen as well as personal hygiene
  • Maintain excellent time keeping and attendance
  • Be professional at all times
  • be a good team player
  • be customer focused


  • NVQ + in catering a Food Safety
  • 4 years+ served in a busy culinary environment with 2 years+ holding a similar role
  • Proven success of operating a successful kitchen with 5* Hygiene Rating
  • Understanding of Current Market Trends and adaptation into culinary operations
  • A full clean drivers licence may be considered advantageous

T Mc Conaghy & Sons ltd Offers:

  • A competitive Salary – up to £30,000
  • Free car parking
  • Free staff meals
  • Free Uniform
  • 4 day working week
  • Up to 6 weeks paid holidays
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Contrinutory Pension

This is a great opportunity for a career focused Head Chef offering The potential to create a name for themselves and become well known in the culinary industry, working for a successful family run business established for almost 60 years.

The successful candidate will have the satisfaction and autonomy of running a kitchen exactly to their preferences and developing the culinary operation further within the Courthouse Bar.

Closing date Friday 27th September 2019.

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