Role: Head Chef
Location: West Sussex
Are you a talented and self-motivated individual with excellent communication and people skills? Do you have 5 years' experience in a quality kitchen experience and/or good knowledge of Italian cuisine?
Rocco's is a busy, new independently owned Italian eatery based in the centre of Haywards Heath, Sussex. It comprises 30 outdoor covers on our front and back terraces, 40 restaurant covers as well as an indoor event space for 30 covers. Since opening the restaurant and kitchen have been refurbished and we are now attracting an excellent clientele.
In this role you will be overseeing the running of kitchen operations. If you love a challenge and have the ability to work under pressure in a fun and vibrant environment, then this is just the role for you!
Controlling and directing the food preparation process
Managing and working closely with other Chefs of all levels
Train new kitchen employees to restaurant and kitchen standards
Creating menu items, recipes and developing dishes ensuring variety and quality
Determining food inventory needs, stocking and ordering
Ensure a 'first-in first-out' food rotation system is followed and verify all food products are properly dates and organised
Comply with nutrition and sanitation regulations and safety standards
Coordinate with restaurant management team on supply ordering, budget and kitchen efficiency and staffing
What's on offer?
Progression within the group
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