Person, Cup, Coffee Cup, Pottery

Head Chef

  • 618360
  • Ballarat
  • Chef
  • Full Time
  • Located in beautiful Ballarat
  • So much support and respect for our kitchen team
  • Reignite your love of the kitchen and culinary arts

Chartwells provides bespoke fresh food solutions that are unique in the market across independent schools and universities. We are passionate about the role we play in supporting the physical and emotional well-being of students.

This is a dynamic and varied role for an experienced and creative Head Chef. From daily food offerings across our Retail and Boarding areas through to Functions and Events, no two days will ever be the same! In this role you will showcase your talents in a centralised production kitchen managing a culinary brigade. 

A day in the life:

Jump into our culinary team and you will see that life with Chartwells is all about passion, freshness and nutrition!

  • Lead your brigade with patience and passion
  • Play a key role in creating specials and function menus
  • Keep a keen eye on stock control, wastage and labour
  • Champion the importance of food safety

Why choose us?

Good question.

As one of the largest contract catering organisations worldwide, we know great talent when we see it and we grab into that with both hands. And once we have you, we will KEEP YOU. How?

  • Our people come first. We will offer you above award wages, a safe workplace and opportunities to develop your career
  • We are a diverse operation. The last 18 months has been challenging, but we were able to find homes for our ‘stood down’ team members
  • We are an ecologically and socially forward operation – say NO to single-use plastic in the kitchen!

We want to hear from you!

‘Respect. Growth. Teamwork’ is our belief.

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