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Head Chef - The Kennels

£35,000 to £40,000 Per year
Plus excellent benefits
05 September 2012 12:54:00
Closing Date:
29 November 2012 12:00:00


For hundreds of years, Goodwood has been the place to be and be seen. From the very early days of the First Duke’s hounds hunting at nearby Charlton, to today’s top stream horseracing and motorsport events, Goodwood has long been the destination of choice for the sporting cognoscenti. Today, we offer a comprehensive range of superb venues to visit or to privately hire, including a luxurious 91 bedroom hotel, glorious Regency house replete with works of art, two superlative golf courses and a relaxed sporting members’ clubhouse, The Kennels.

We are looking to recruit a Head Chef to develop the Kennels dining experience to become ‘the place to eat in West Sussex.’ You will be responsible for delivering a consistent food product that exceeds the expectations of our customers. In order to do this, you will be required to control the resources, manage the processes and cultivate the understanding of quality food at The Kennels.

You will assist with developing a Kennels food strategy by creating innovative ways of providing a Food service to improve quality, sales performance and margins without compromising on standards and customer expectations. The ideal candidate will demonstrate a real passion, culinary knowledge and general interest in food with the ability to proactively engage with local producers and our Farm Manager in order to plan produce requirements.

The successful candidate will have had experience of working at a Head Chef or Senior Sous Chef level within a quality establishment. You will also have had experience of successfully managing and leading a team along with managing food costs and margins.

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