Are you an experienced Head Chef or Kitchen Manager looking for a fantastic new opportunity? Stansted Airport Premier Inn is looking for a Head chef to lead from front when it comes to running one of the top 10 kitchens for F&B covers in the business. You’ll demonstrate a clear passion for achieving high guest scores by delivering standards and excellence through key measures and on every plate, maintaining a keen eye for detail. Essentially you’ll have the ability to work through fast paced high volume shifts mixed with expertise and confidence in creating a high performing team through training, development and effective recruitment. Playing a pivotal part in the success of the site you’ll work closely with the Management team in driving KPI performance whilst taking accountability for stock controls, food margins and back of house procedures. One not to miss this is the chance for you to make your mark and reach your potential within a market leading company. Offering more than just the next step, or new job it also offers a competitive salary and fantastic benefits to shout about.
Like our hospitality, our menus represent really great value – As a Head Chef with Premier Inn you will be part of the senior management team within the hotel, ensuring that our kitchen team members serve up delicious food and work together to deliver a great guest experience.
Serving fantastic food on time every time, you will be as comfortable in a suit as you are in your chef whites. You will have the managerial skills and experience essential to the efficient running of the kitchen and the whole of our Back of House operation – managing control processes to maximize productivity and minimize issues. Maintaining a safe, compliant kitchen is a fundamental part of the role, and you will be fully responsible for all stock items in the hotel. Where you'll really make your mark is when you are leading the team, inspiring each kitchen team member to enthusiastically deliver brilliant service at all times. From recruitment to ongoing training and development, you'll make sure they're all comfortable and confident in their role and looking ahead to see where they can be even better.
With experience in a similar role or environment, you're ready to take the next step in your career. You'll also be accomplished in the kitchen. With a great induction and ongoing training and development you will soon be up to speed with our menu and methodologies and engaging the team to deliver great guest experiences. Being an inspiring leader really is the key here.
Salary up to £35K Plus Excellent Benefits and Bonus Scheme.