Person, Plant, Produce, Food, Vegetable, Lunch, Meal, Bean

Head Chef

  • 600982
  • Brisbane CBD
  • Chef
  • Chef Manager
  • Full Time

Chartwell's 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 wellbeing of students.

We are looking for a Head Chef for our prestigious education site located in East Brisbane. Ideally you will have experience working within a busy commercial catering environment, possess strong people management, staff development and training ability, and display exceptional time management and business management techniques. 

The main responsibilities will be to maintain excellence in food and service standards across the business and to ensure a high level of customer and client satisfaction. 

Reporting to the Area Manager, the key responsibilities of the role include, but are not limited to:

  • Maintaining a high standard of food hygiene, safety, infection control and cleanliness in accordance with Compass standards
  • Understanding the scope of the contract terms and conditions at the site
  • Maintain effective business relationships
  • Responsible for stock control, budgets, rostering, mentoring, training & liaising with the client
  • Manage finances within a budget
  • Menu planning, food preparation and cooking
  • Maintain efficient operations across multi services

The successful candidate will possess the following key skills and attributes:

  • Qualifications in commercial cookery
  • Experience in HACCP, food safety and infection control
  • Previous experience in a retail setting
  • Demonstrated ability to lead, motivate and mentor a team
  • Excellent time management, organisational and communication skills
  • RMLV advantageous
  • Management or Business qualifications an advantage

So, if you are a 'can-do' person, who thrives on new challenges; likes working in a team within a diverse environment; and consistently delivers to the highest quality, then you'll fit right in and we'd like to have you on our team. Apply Now!

Closing date: Aug 31, 2021
Give me a job alert

Refer someone to this job

Not You?

Hold tight. You will now be directed to a new page to complete your application.

Not the right role for you?

Get job alerts sent to your inbox!

Not You?

Thank you