Plant, Produce, Food, Vegetable, Sprout

Head Chef

Head Chef

  • 611605
  • Kew, VIC, Australia, 3101
  • Full Time
  • Covid-proof your career with paid stand down
  • Monday to Friday roster, predominantly
  • High profile education client located in Hawthorn

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 wellbeing of students.

This is a dynamic and varied role for an experienced and passionate 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.

Key Duties

  • Plan, supervise, monitor and evaluate the food production and menu-based catering
  • Successfully managing, mentoring and developing a kitchen team including kitchen hands, cooks and chefs
  • Deliver to our client's high expectations of a premium experience
  • Controlling stock, preparing budgets, operating within strict budgetary constraints
  • Be accountable for food production of various areas, in accordance with timing requirements
  • Champion the significance and accurate implementation of allergy awareness controls
  • Maintaining a high standard of food hygiene, safety and cleanliness

The Person

  • Drive, personality, creative flair and a passion for food
  • Experience in leading, mentoring and developing teams
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Passionate about healthy and nutritious eating
  • Must have experience in menu development and costing
  • Training and/or accreditation in OH&S and Food Hygiene

The Benefits:

We are a company that puts our people first, understanding that great things can be achieved when we all work together! We offer plenty of training and development opportunities as well as a range of excellent corporate partners.

We want to hear from you!

“Respect. Growth. Teamwork”

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