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Head Chef - Stunning Country Inn - Dartmoor - Up to £40k

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Location: Devon, Devon (TQ13 8RE)

Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum Bonus

Date posted: 13/6/2019

Employer type: Pubs & Bars

Job type: Head Chef

Contact: Rob MacDonald

Ref: RM-4301

Head Chef

Traditional Country Inn

I am currently working with a stunning Country Inn located in the heart of Dartmoor looking to recruit an experienced Head Chef to take charge and drive the kitchen forwards

You will need to be hands on and want to continue to develop your skills within the kitchen whilst recruiting your own team, helping to lead, coach & inspire them to continue to develop using the finest quality local produce.

As Head Chef in this super country pub you will work alongside an experienced owner with a passion for the business focusing on traditional, high quality British pub food.

Quality, fresh food cooking. You will have input on menus with freedom on specials.

This role would suit someone from a gastro pub background looking for a bit more autonomy. Due to the location, a driving licence is essential, as no live-in is available.

Required Skills:

  • Currently a Head Chef within a similar busy gastro pub environment
  • Minimise wastage and encourage creative thinking
  • Adhere to food safety legislation
  • Ensure good kitchen planning to enable a trouble-free service and customer satisfaction
  • Help to promote and maintain a good working environment, leading by example and develop the team around you
  • Have the ability to work under pressure and a passion for constructing innovative and exciting menus
  • Be a problem solver, ready to come up with on the spot solutions
  • Hands on, passionate, Energetic Self-motivated individual
  • Proven track record in delivering high quality dishes in a time pressured environment
  • Manage ordering and controlling of stock
  • Passionate about food, standards & results


  • £36-£40k DOE. Bonus to be discussed with owner

James Webber Recruitment are acting as an employment agency in relation to this permanent vacancy.

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