Kitchen Manager

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Mitchells & Butlers Leisure

At the Saltdean Tavern we recognise that a good Head Chef is a key ingredient to our success. You’ll build a kitchen to be proud of, leading your team to thrive whatever the shift throws at them (not literally!).

Join us at Stonehouse Pizza & Carvery. We’re a friendly bunch with something for all the family. From hand-carved, slow-cooked roasts to freshly made stone-baked pizzas. If you fancy a pizza the action, we want to hear from you.

This is a suitable opportunity for somebody looking for

their first Head Chef appointment.

WHAT’S IN IT FOR ME?

  • Quarterly bonus scheme – we’re all about rewarding the hard work you put in


  • Opportunities to grow with lifelong learning and funded qualifications


  • Love dining out? You'll love it even more with a massive 33% discount across all our brands.


Whether its date night at Miller & Carter, a family roast at Toby Carvery or socialising with friends in the city at All Bar One, we’ve got you covered.

On top of this, we offer a pension... 25 days paid holiday; high-street shopping discounts; and we even give you free shares! There's also a free employee helpline- to support you with whatever life throws at you.

WHAT WILL I BE DOING? AS HEAD CHEF YOU’LL…

  • Train, motivate and inspire your team to deliver an efficient food operation


  • Be responsible for the kitchen’s financial performance which can lead to attractive rewards


  • Oversee food ordering and food preparation


  • Ensure delivery of operational standards


  • Manage a team


  • Control stock


  • Always conform to health and hygiene regulations


WHAT DO I NEED?

It takes a mixture of ingredients to make the perfect dish, and a top Chef to bring it all together. You’ll...

  • Pride yourself on food quality and hygiene standards


  • Be a seasoned pro in managing a kitchen


  • Have mastered the art of working with a branded menu


  • Train, develop and grow your team to smash targets together


  • Be ready for anything that the shift throws at your team (not literally