Hospitality Opportunities
  • Food & Beverage : LEGOLANDERS!
    Company nameLEGOLANDCompany locationwindsorDate created4 days ago
    Flexible Working
    £6.50 - £7.50 per hour
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    LEGOLANDERS! Full time, Part time and Weekend roles for 2018!   We are LEGOLAND Windsor Resort and we are part of the magical Merlin Entertainments! We’re building our dream team for 2018! We are in the business of FUN and here at LEGOLAND Windsor we are on the lookout for dedicated, customer service focused team members to help create memorable experiences for our guests. We’re recruiting full time, part time and weekend positions for our 2018 season and have jobs across a number of areas in the resort. Each department will tell you that they’re the best team to work for, but here’s a brief overview of what each team does:   Admissions - The first team to welcome our guests onto the Resort, operating till systems, selling tickets and upselling Annual Passes, working in the car park and on turnstiles Guest Services  - maximising the fun that guests can experience during their day; whether this is ensuring adjustments are made to allo
    Food & Beverage : LEGOLANDERS!
    Company nameLEGOLANDCompany namewindsorDate created4 days ago
    Flexible Working  £6.50 - £7.50 per hour Favourite off
    LEGOLANDERS! Full time, Part time and Weekend roles for 2018!   We are LEGOLAND Windsor Resort and we are part of the magical Merlin Entertainments! We’re building our dream team for 2018! We are in the business of FUN and here at LEGOLAND Windsor we are on the lookout for dedicated, customer service focused team members to help create memorable experiences for our guests. We’re recruiting full time, part time and weekend positions for our 2018 season and have jobs across a number of areas in the resort. Each department will tell you that they’re the best team to work for, but here’s a brief overview of what each team does:   Admissions - The first team to welcome our guests onto the Resort, operating till systems, selling tickets and upselling Annual Passes, working in the car park and on turnstiles Guest Services  - maximising the fun that guests can experience during their day; whether this is ensuring adjustments are made to allo
  • Hospital Ward Host
    Company nameblueArrowCompany locationnottinghamDate created3 days ago
    Temporary
    £7.50 per hour
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    Want to work and Hospital's.This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a Hospital within Mansfield. If you have experience within hospitality industry and love meeting new people then look no further!Skills needed Background in hospitalityOutgoing personalityGreat customer service skillsAbility to work well with a teamDriving license desirable but not essential DBS certificate needed  To apply please click the link...
    Hospital Ward Host
    Company nameblueArrowCompany namenottinghamDate created3 days ago
    Temporary  £7.50 per hour Favourite off
    Want to work and Hospital's.This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a Hospital within Mansfield. If you have experience within hospitality industry and love meeting new people then look no further!Skills needed Background in hospitalityOutgoing personalityGreat customer service skillsAbility to work well with a teamDriving license desirable but not essential DBS certificate needed  To apply please click the link...
  • Domestic cleaners
    Company nameblueArrowCompany locationnottinghamDate created3 days ago
    Temporary
    £7.05 - £7.50 per hour
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    Immediate start for cleaners to work in a hospital based in Mansfield Nottinghamshire. Part time hours done on a5 out of 7 day rota. We are recruiting for multiple positions so more opportunities are available to work in this hospital.   Skills needed Relevant background in cleaningAbility to work well with a teamDriving license desirable but not essentialDBS certificate needed   If you would like to be considered for this role please apply or contact Craig Stendall on 01159 472 252
    Domestic cleaners
    Company nameblueArrowCompany namenottinghamDate created3 days ago
    Temporary  £7.05 - £7.50 per hour Favourite off
    Immediate start for cleaners to work in a hospital based in Mansfield Nottinghamshire. Part time hours done on a5 out of 7 day rota. We are recruiting for multiple positions so more opportunities are available to work in this hospital.   Skills needed Relevant background in cleaningAbility to work well with a teamDriving license desirable but not essentialDBS certificate needed   If you would like to be considered for this role please apply or contact Craig Stendall on 01159 472 252
  • 30 x Domestic Cleaners required for Hospital
    Company nameblueArrowCompany locationlondonDate created4 days ago
    Contract
    £9.92 per hour, Benefits: Holiday pay
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    Our client is looking for 30 x Domestic Cleaners to work for University College London Hospital, with immediate start! You will be responsible to complete all work in accordance with current legal Health and Safety requirements and to observe and comply with hospital rules and regulations at all times.All candidates must:• Be reliable and hardworking with a professional attitude• Have previous experience in cleaning• Be able to provide 3 years working references• Have good level of English (speaking and writing)   All candidates will be required to complete a Standard DBS check. Benefits:• Weekly payment (£9.92/hour)• Holiday pay• Training will be provided   Please APPLY ONLINE with your CV!
    30 x Domestic Cleaners required for Hospital
    Company nameblueArrowCompany namelondonDate created4 days ago
    Contract  £9.92 per hour, Benefits: Holiday pay Favourite off
    Our client is looking for 30 x Domestic Cleaners to work for University College London Hospital, with immediate start! You will be responsible to complete all work in accordance with current legal Health and Safety requirements and to observe and comply with hospital rules and regulations at all times.All candidates must:• Be reliable and hardworking with a professional attitude• Have previous experience in cleaning• Be able to provide 3 years working references• Have good level of English (speaking and writing)   All candidates will be required to complete a Standard DBS check. Benefits:• Weekly payment (£9.92/hour)• Holiday pay• Training will be provided   Please APPLY ONLINE with your CV!
  • Front of House -48hours p/w–Alternate weekends off
    Company nameblueArrowCompany locationaylesburyDate created10 days ago
    Flexible Working
    Working no later than 6pm
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    Front of House Hospitality 48 hours p/week – Alternate weekends off – Working no later than 6pm Salary: £8.10 per hour Location: Aylesbury Job Type: Permanent Start Date: ASAP Based just 5 miles away from Aylesbury you will be working within a Private Sector Care home. You will be responsible for making sure all visiting guests and residents are well looked. Serving them in the communal living room, and also delivery of catering to rooms. This is new position in a loving and family orientated Care home. Looking for someone who is very friendly, ca build relationships with the residents and has front of house hospitality experience. General Duties: Previous experience in the hospitality industry. Excellent customer service skills. Responsible for making sure all visiting guests are well looked after with any refreshments. Responsible for making sure all residents are well looked after with any refreshments. Enthusiastic. Eye for detail. A 'Can do' attitud
    Front of House -48hours p/w–Alternate weekends off
    Company nameblueArrowCompany nameaylesburyDate created10 days ago
    Flexible Working  Working no later than 6pm Favourite off
    Front of House Hospitality 48 hours p/week – Alternate weekends off – Working no later than 6pm Salary: £8.10 per hour Location: Aylesbury Job Type: Permanent Start Date: ASAP Based just 5 miles away from Aylesbury you will be working within a Private Sector Care home. You will be responsible for making sure all visiting guests and residents are well looked. Serving them in the communal living room, and also delivery of catering to rooms. This is new position in a loving and family orientated Care home. Looking for someone who is very friendly, ca build relationships with the residents and has front of house hospitality experience. General Duties: Previous experience in the hospitality industry. Excellent customer service skills. Responsible for making sure all visiting guests are well looked after with any refreshments. Responsible for making sure all residents are well looked after with any refreshments. Enthusiastic. Eye for detail. A 'Can do' attitud
  • Kitchen/General Assistants
    Company nameblueArrowCompany locationromfordDate created10 days ago
    Flexible Working
    £7.50 - £8.50 per hour
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    General/Kitchen Assistant At Blue Arrow Romford - we are a currently looking for General Assistants to join us. We recruit for both shift and temporary ongoing work. If you are looking to work your own hours and work for a variety of different client's, then this is perfect for you! We have various different contracts within the Essex area and are looking for talented, hard-working general/kitchen assistants.     Applicants should be reliable, trustworthy and passionate.  The ability to demonstrate hard work and determination at various workplace's such as hotels, restaurants, schools, care homes, hospitals and many more. You must be able to work under predictable kitchen pressure and be able to maintain a professional and calm persona. You should have some experience in general assistant work e.g. cleaning worktop surfaces, basic food preparation and washing up. Job Requirements: - Punctual - Organised - Food Safety Level 1 - Com
    Kitchen/General Assistants
    Company nameblueArrowCompany nameromfordDate created10 days ago
    Flexible Working  £7.50 - £8.50 per hour Favourite off
    General/Kitchen Assistant At Blue Arrow Romford - we are a currently looking for General Assistants to join us. We recruit for both shift and temporary ongoing work. If you are looking to work your own hours and work for a variety of different client's, then this is perfect for you! We have various different contracts within the Essex area and are looking for talented, hard-working general/kitchen assistants.     Applicants should be reliable, trustworthy and passionate.  The ability to demonstrate hard work and determination at various workplace's such as hotels, restaurants, schools, care homes, hospitals and many more. You must be able to work under predictable kitchen pressure and be able to maintain a professional and calm persona. You should have some experience in general assistant work e.g. cleaning worktop surfaces, basic food preparation and washing up. Job Requirements: - Punctual - Organised - Food Safety Level 1 - Com
  • Chef de Partie - Maidenhead - Education - £24k
    Company nameblueArrowCompany locationberkshireDate created10 days ago
    Contract
    Competitive
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    Chef de Partie (CDP) - Private School near Maidenhead - Up to £24k - 14 weeks holiday per yearMain responsibilities: To assist with all day to day aspects of preparation and presentation of the food service offer to the Company's standards. To provide an efficient and friendly service to customers in all areas of the catering department. Follow recipes and instruction, as directed by Head Chef and in accordance to the required food offer. The ideal candidate: Experienced in working in a busy contract catering kitchen environment. Passionate for producing fresh food to a high standard. Customer focused. A strong communicator. Experienced at working with a team. Complying with health, safety and hygiene standards. Additional Information: Work 5 days out of 7 and 1 in 3 weekends. 3 shift options - 6am-3pm, 9am-5pm & 11am-8pm. DBS Required. Off during school holidays. Please apply online or call Amy on 01635 34949
    Chef de Partie - Maidenhead - Education - £24k
    Company nameblueArrowCompany nameberkshireDate created10 days ago
    Contract  Competitive Favourite off
    Chef de Partie (CDP) - Private School near Maidenhead - Up to £24k - 14 weeks holiday per yearMain responsibilities: To assist with all day to day aspects of preparation and presentation of the food service offer to the Company's standards. To provide an efficient and friendly service to customers in all areas of the catering department. Follow recipes and instruction, as directed by Head Chef and in accordance to the required food offer. The ideal candidate: Experienced in working in a busy contract catering kitchen environment. Passionate for producing fresh food to a high standard. Customer focused. A strong communicator. Experienced at working with a team. Complying with health, safety and hygiene standards. Additional Information: Work 5 days out of 7 and 1 in 3 weekends. 3 shift options - 6am-3pm, 9am-5pm & 11am-8pm. DBS Required. Off during school holidays. Please apply online or call Amy on 01635 34949
  • Kitchen assistant
    Company nameblueArrowCompany locationsurreyDate created10 days ago
    Temporary
    £8.00 - £10 per hour
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    KITCHEN ASSISTANT at West MoleseyWe have a new position opening for a hard-working kitchen assistant.Experience from care homes environment is beneficial but not essential. Shifts: Various shifts (weekends included) Hours: 10:00 - 18:00 Pay: £8.00 - £10.00 Locations: West Molesey Duties to include: -   Keeping the kitchen tidy-   Washing up-   Taking rubbish out-   Mopping floor-   Putting away deliveries-   Basic food prep In return we offer: -    Weekly pay -    28 days holiday pay  -    Additional work -    Free food safety training-    Free DBS clearancePlease note a successful applicant will be subjected to an enhanced DBS check. If this opportunity sounds just right for you, please APPLY!
    Kitchen assistant
    Company nameblueArrowCompany namesurreyDate created10 days ago
    Temporary  £8.00 - £10 per hour Favourite off
    KITCHEN ASSISTANT at West MoleseyWe have a new position opening for a hard-working kitchen assistant.Experience from care homes environment is beneficial but not essential. Shifts: Various shifts (weekends included) Hours: 10:00 - 18:00 Pay: £8.00 - £10.00 Locations: West Molesey Duties to include: -   Keeping the kitchen tidy-   Washing up-   Taking rubbish out-   Mopping floor-   Putting away deliveries-   Basic food prep In return we offer: -    Weekly pay -    28 days holiday pay  -    Additional work -    Free food safety training-    Free DBS clearancePlease note a successful applicant will be subjected to an enhanced DBS check. If this opportunity sounds just right for you, please APPLY!
  • Catering assistant
    Company nameblueArrowCompany locationsouth-eastDate created10 days ago
    Contract
    £7.50 - £8.50 per hour
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    Job Role – Catering / Service assistantLocation -  ChertseyTemporary to permanent (full time) Date and time (week days only) Monday – Friday  07.00 – 15.00Pay rate £7.50 - £8.50(Paid weekly)   Current looking to hire an experienced catering assistant to join an established catering department, in the Chertsey area.   General duties will include:Setting up the site and preparing the kitchen prior lunch time service  helping service on the deli counters and customer interaction and general washing up and tidying. Ideally we are looking for someone who likes interacting with people and is looking to offer a first class service.This really is a fantastic opportunity to work for a well-established technology company, and can offer good training and career progression in a newly refurbished state of the art working environment.   Travel Notes:10mins on the Chertsey’s local bus serviceOnsite parking can be provi
    Catering assistant
    Company nameblueArrowCompany namesouth-eastDate created10 days ago
    Contract  £7.50 - £8.50 per hour Favourite off
    Job Role – Catering / Service assistantLocation -  ChertseyTemporary to permanent (full time) Date and time (week days only) Monday – Friday  07.00 – 15.00Pay rate £7.50 - £8.50(Paid weekly)   Current looking to hire an experienced catering assistant to join an established catering department, in the Chertsey area.   General duties will include:Setting up the site and preparing the kitchen prior lunch time service  helping service on the deli counters and customer interaction and general washing up and tidying. Ideally we are looking for someone who likes interacting with people and is looking to offer a first class service.This really is a fantastic opportunity to work for a well-established technology company, and can offer good training and career progression in a newly refurbished state of the art working environment.   Travel Notes:10mins on the Chertsey’s local bus serviceOnsite parking can be provi
  • Sous Chef–Bedford-£24k-£25k+ £4000 bonus+ £3k tips
    Company nameblueArrowCompany locationbedfordshireDate created10 days ago
    Flexible Working
    £24000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits: Tips paid + Bonus Paid + Overtime Paid
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    Sous Chef – Bedford - £24,000 - £25,000 + £4000 bonus paid quarterly + £3000 tips Blue Arrow are recruiting on behalf of a new and expanding Pub Company based in Milton Keynes. Looking for a Sous Chef with a real passion for creating great fresh food, developing teams and delivering faultless shift service. Experienced in delivery of healthy gross profit, managing labour, wastage – the financials - alongside making sure your teams are motivated, continually trained and challenged for internal promotion. The Chef Director will work with you to deliver your development needs and provide you with the opportunities that only a new and expanding Pub Company can offer. About the Role: Working 5 out of 7 days per week – two days off during the week guaranteed. Work on a rota of 3 split shifts, 1 early and 1 late shift per week. Contract of 47 hours per week – overtime paid if you go over your contracted hours. 100% fresh food. Everythi
    Sous Chef–Bedford-£24k-£25k+ £4000 bonus+ £3k tips
    Company nameblueArrowCompany namebedfordshireDate created10 days ago
    Flexible Working  £24000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits: Tips paid + Bonus Paid + Overtime Paid Favourite off
    Sous Chef – Bedford - £24,000 - £25,000 + £4000 bonus paid quarterly + £3000 tips Blue Arrow are recruiting on behalf of a new and expanding Pub Company based in Milton Keynes. Looking for a Sous Chef with a real passion for creating great fresh food, developing teams and delivering faultless shift service. Experienced in delivery of healthy gross profit, managing labour, wastage – the financials - alongside making sure your teams are motivated, continually trained and challenged for internal promotion. The Chef Director will work with you to deliver your development needs and provide you with the opportunities that only a new and expanding Pub Company can offer. About the Role: Working 5 out of 7 days per week – two days off during the week guaranteed. Work on a rota of 3 split shifts, 1 early and 1 late shift per week. Contract of 47 hours per week – overtime paid if you go over your contracted hours. 100% fresh food. Everythi
  • Front of House x 3
    Company nameblueArrowCompany locationdurhamDate created10 days ago
    Temporary
    £7.50 per hour
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    Blue Arrow Catering are currently seeking expereicne Front of House team members for an immediate start with our client in Durham.Working as part of a team in a busy cafe you will be respinsible for delivering exceptional customer servie.The cafe's are open from 08:00 - 18:00 although some flexability on shifts may be possible.  Immdeiate starts will be available for the right candidate, with a full comapny induction given.Please conatc Blue Arrow on 0191 230 5507 or email a CV to blue-arrow.c.a3427myawn@bluearrow.aptrack.co.uk
    Front of House x 3
    Company nameblueArrowCompany namedurhamDate created10 days ago
    Temporary  £7.50 per hour Favourite off
    Blue Arrow Catering are currently seeking expereicne Front of House team members for an immediate start with our client in Durham.Working as part of a team in a busy cafe you will be respinsible for delivering exceptional customer servie.The cafe's are open from 08:00 - 18:00 although some flexability on shifts may be possible.  Immdeiate starts will be available for the right candidate, with a full comapny induction given.Please conatc Blue Arrow on 0191 230 5507 or email a CV to blue-arrow.c.a3427myawn@bluearrow.aptrack.co.uk
  • Waiting Staff Cardiff
    Company nameblueArrowCompany locationcardiffDate created10 days ago
    Temporary
    £7.50 per hour
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    Here at Blue Arrow Cardiff we are currently recruiting for waiting staff.  We have a number of opportunities to work for our clients in Cardiff and the surrounding area, these include working in hotels, weddings, rugby and football events, these positions are usually evenings and weekends so you must be fully flexibility.   About you:- Be experienced in waiting, Bar or Front of house   Flexible on hours and location    Hard working and reliable   Hold a Valid Food Safety Certificate or have the ability to attain one.  If this sounds like you and you have the relevant skills and experience please hit the apply button and submit your CV.
    Waiting Staff Cardiff
    Company nameblueArrowCompany namecardiffDate created10 days ago
    Temporary  £7.50 per hour Favourite off
    Here at Blue Arrow Cardiff we are currently recruiting for waiting staff.  We have a number of opportunities to work for our clients in Cardiff and the surrounding area, these include working in hotels, weddings, rugby and football events, these positions are usually evenings and weekends so you must be fully flexibility.   About you:- Be experienced in waiting, Bar or Front of house   Flexible on hours and location    Hard working and reliable   Hold a Valid Food Safety Certificate or have the ability to attain one.  If this sounds like you and you have the relevant skills and experience please hit the apply button and submit your CV.
  • Catering Assistant - Cardiff
    Company nameblueArrowCompany locationcardiffDate created10 days ago
    Temporary
    £7.50 per hour
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    Catering Assistant and Food Service Assistants wanted - £7.50per hour    Blue Arrow Cardiff are currently recruiting for catering and food service assistants, some with immediate starts.  Your Role:Blue Arrow Catering Cardiff has now got opportunities in a vast range of clients from Contract Caterers, Hotels, Restaurants, Pubs, Event Clients, Care Homes, Schools and Hospitals.Working as a catering assistant, food service assistant or kitchen porter depending on experience.More opportunities for candidates who are available Monday to Friday during office hours, but we have a great deal of weekend shifts for Events in the city.   Holding a valid level 1 in food safety (or foreign equivalent) is advantageous but not essential as we can provide you with one as long as you have the ability to attain it.  Transport not essential but will have more working opportunities if you have your own transport due to locat
    Catering Assistant - Cardiff
    Company nameblueArrowCompany namecardiffDate created10 days ago
    Temporary  £7.50 per hour Favourite off
    Catering Assistant and Food Service Assistants wanted - £7.50per hour    Blue Arrow Cardiff are currently recruiting for catering and food service assistants, some with immediate starts.  Your Role:Blue Arrow Catering Cardiff has now got opportunities in a vast range of clients from Contract Caterers, Hotels, Restaurants, Pubs, Event Clients, Care Homes, Schools and Hospitals.Working as a catering assistant, food service assistant or kitchen porter depending on experience.More opportunities for candidates who are available Monday to Friday during office hours, but we have a great deal of weekend shifts for Events in the city.   Holding a valid level 1 in food safety (or foreign equivalent) is advantageous but not essential as we can provide you with one as long as you have the ability to attain it.  Transport not essential but will have more working opportunities if you have your own transport due to locat
  • Chef - Education Site - Esher - £9.50
    Company nameblueArrowCompany locationsurreyDate created10 days ago
    Temporary
    £9.50 per hour, Benefits: Term Time/No Evenings/No Weekends
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    Chef – Monday to Friday – Term Time - £9.50 per hour (permanent)Esher, Surrey Recruiting for an Independent Co-Educational School for Children aged from 2 – 18 years old located on the outskirt of Esher, Surrey. The role will be as a chef (chef de partie / demi Chef de Partie / experienced cook level)Working alongside the staff members to provide lunch as well as food preparation for different on-site locations as well as functions as and when. Using all fresh ingredients to produce nutritious and well balanced homemade meals.Preferably must dive or live close by!!!Main Duties and Responsibilities as a Chef  Preparing, cooking and presenting food in line with required standards Ensuring the food is served in the right manner Ensuring the quality and portion size of the food meets the correct standards Stock control To comply with relevant health and safety guidelines Work on functions and hospitality up to 700 covers What You Need To Be a Succes
    Chef - Education Site - Esher - £9.50
    Company nameblueArrowCompany namesurreyDate created10 days ago
    Temporary  £9.50 per hour, Benefits: Term Time/No Evenings/No Weekends Favourite off
    Chef – Monday to Friday – Term Time - £9.50 per hour (permanent)Esher, Surrey Recruiting for an Independent Co-Educational School for Children aged from 2 – 18 years old located on the outskirt of Esher, Surrey. The role will be as a chef (chef de partie / demi Chef de Partie / experienced cook level)Working alongside the staff members to provide lunch as well as food preparation for different on-site locations as well as functions as and when. Using all fresh ingredients to produce nutritious and well balanced homemade meals.Preferably must dive or live close by!!!Main Duties and Responsibilities as a Chef  Preparing, cooking and presenting food in line with required standards Ensuring the food is served in the right manner Ensuring the quality and portion size of the food meets the correct standards Stock control To comply with relevant health and safety guidelines Work on functions and hospitality up to 700 covers What You Need To Be a Succes
  • Head Chef - Restaurant-Southampton - £28k+ Bonus
    Company nameblueArrowCompany locationsouthamptonDate created11 days ago
    Contract
    £25000 - £28000 per annum
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    Head Chef – Portswood – £25,000-£28,000 +  Bonus – Mexican Restaurant The role: Our client is an authentic Mexican restaurant who is looking to employ a Head Chef with a strong fresh cooking background. You will be required to work a 48 hour week contract, 5 days out of 7. Average covers around 70/75, looking after 5 other team members. Salary is from £25k-£28k + Bonus (depending on experience) Your main responsibilities will include: Daily running of the kitchen Producing dishes to meet the required standard Ensuring food safety and health and hygieneWhat you need to get the job: Experience as a strong Sous Chef or Head Chef in a similar establishment Qualified to NVQ Level 1 and 2 or Equivalent  preferred but not essential Experience cooking with fresh produceThe Reward: Salary of up to £28,000 + Bonus, depending on experience. Act now – Press the apply button Unfortunately, due to the large vo
    Head Chef - Restaurant-Southampton - £28k+ Bonus
    Company nameblueArrowCompany namesouthamptonDate created11 days ago
    Contract  £25000 - £28000 per annum Favourite off
    Head Chef – Portswood – £25,000-£28,000 +  Bonus – Mexican Restaurant The role: Our client is an authentic Mexican restaurant who is looking to employ a Head Chef with a strong fresh cooking background. You will be required to work a 48 hour week contract, 5 days out of 7. Average covers around 70/75, looking after 5 other team members. Salary is from £25k-£28k + Bonus (depending on experience) Your main responsibilities will include: Daily running of the kitchen Producing dishes to meet the required standard Ensuring food safety and health and hygieneWhat you need to get the job: Experience as a strong Sous Chef or Head Chef in a similar establishment Qualified to NVQ Level 1 and 2 or Equivalent  preferred but not essential Experience cooking with fresh produceThe Reward: Salary of up to £28,000 + Bonus, depending on experience. Act now – Press the apply button Unfortunately, due to the large vo