Kitchen Manager, head Chef or Head Honcho - whatever you like to be called we only have one rule at this site - You need to be awesome! Being a awesome Kitchen Manager, a truly great KM is the heart of the kitchen. From recruitment, inductions, training, team development, stocks, yields and audits but most of all doing what you love to do...cooking! The menu within Common Room is varied from street food inspired dishes & burgers to lunchtime snacks including wraps to veggie and vegan options for the more health and environmentally conscious guests. We have it all... Do you?
You will ideally have a relevant NVQ or equivalent but more importantly you will have lots of kitchen experience at a similar level and proven leadership skills to control and improve all aspects of the kitchen. Main responsibilities as a Kitchen Manager include:
Identify recruitment needs within the kitchen, advertise, interview, recruit and induct new team members
Conduct appraisals and produce development plans for kitchen team
Hold kitchen pre-session briefings and communicate menu and specification changes to team
Organise kitchen team rotas in order to deliver business targets and effectively deploy team members at critical times
Ensure all kitchen team leaders/members training is delivered professionally and effectively within the agreed timescales
Attend and participate in management meetings
Ensure preparation and stock levels are maintained in line with the needs of the business
Assist the general manager in controlling the costs and expenditure in line with budget and targets delivering weekly GP%
In return we can offer you an award winning development programme and access to apprenticeships. We offer a competitive salary and an uncapped bonus scheme, you will receive 25% discount on food and drink for you and your entire party in all our pubs and venues. We also have an employee benefits scheme which gives you discounts across hundreds of brands and services and a contributory pension scheme.
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