Chef Job for Boarding School in Cumbria

Location United Kingdom
Sector Catering & Hospitality
Job Role Chef
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary Competitive
Job Number  44342
Created 29 May 2017

Greycoat Lumleys’ client is looking for a Senior House Chef for a Boarding School in Cumbria

We are currently seeking a Senior House Chef to work in the Boarding Houses in the School. The Senior House Chef usually covers lunch and tea, with a supporting deputy who cooks breakfast and helps to prepare lunch.

They are looking to employ an enthusiastic person who would like a stable working environment, and quality of life with the opportunity to develop their career. It is located in a beautiful part of the countryside which is close to numerous towns and transport links.

Duties would include:

  • Leading the delivery and production of meals to 70 students, producing a fresh breakfast, lunch and dinner offering.

  • Leadership and management of your catering team.

  • Continual development of the school menu plan introducing innovative recipes and ensuring fresh and nutritional meals.

  • Monitoring of budget against expenditure and stocktakes.

  • Manage all aspects of Health & Safety and Food Hygiene in your kitchen

  • Ensure that we deliver food and service that is of a high standard and meets School and pupil expectation in accordance with current independent schools’ guidelines


Start: ASAP

Salary: Competitive plus pension scheme

Assistance with accommodation

Hours: 5 days per week on 8 hour straight shifts

Job Ref. No: 44342

Responsible Consultant: Katie – Scotland office