Salary: Up to £9.50 per hour (depending on experience)
Contact Hours: Full-Time
Live In/Out: Live Out
Location: St Albans
Are you looking to work with fresh food in a fast paced environment, within a company who trains and develops their kitchen teams? Great! We are currently recruiting for a Chef to work within our busy kitchen team.
The Peahen is an all-day dining experience, opening for brunch, lunch and dinner, and offers our guests freshly prepared contemporary food. As part of our team you will help us deliver this guest experience whilst having fun and being an important part of our friendly team.
Why join McMullen’s as a Chef?
The Peahen is part of the McMullen family and therefore have the backing of an independent, long standing Company who make decisions based on the long term. On top of a competitive salary we can offer:-
- Achievable bonus scheme
- 50% discounted meals when you are working
- 25% discount on food and 15% off drinks for you and your friends on your day off
- Fantastic training and career development if you wish to progress
- A step into a progressive Company who believe in treating people as a name, not a number
- We also offer industry-relevant Apprenticeships if you would like to develop your skills further, so you can ‘earn while you learn’.
- Chef uniform provided
Key Responsibilities of a Chef:
- Preparing and serving our menu to a high standard as per Company specification to ensure our guests return again and again
- Maintaining food hygiene and health & safety standards within the business and completion of Company paperwork with regards to such standards
- Receiving deliveries and maintaining the correct storage of food
- Maintaining and clean and safe kitchen environment
The right person will have a positive hands on approach, good communication skills and the ability to remain calm under pressure.
Previous experience of working as a Chef within a busy kitchen is essential however further training and development will be given in house and also in our Development Kitchen in Hertford. You will need to be eligible to work in the UK with a valid UK bank account and NI number.