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Chef Job

Location Greater London, UK
Sector Catering & Hospitality
Job Role Chef
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary See below
Job Number  47856
Created 02 July 2018

Full time Chef job for UHNW family in Central London


A full time Chef is required for a friendly UHNW family with two young boys aged 3 & 5. They will be working in a beautiful, newly refurbished home in West London with their own chef’s kitchen. The candidate must specialise in healthy pescatarian/ vegetarian cuisine with the ability to cook Indian food. This is very important. As a family they are really strict on their diet, they are very cautious and aware of what they eat. They like to eat healthy and good quality food, not just salads and soups. This candidate must be a team player as the house is fully staffed with drivers, nannies, housekeepers and a PA.


Responsibilities to include but not limited to:

  • Catering for all meals & snacks for the whole family and staff – mainly lunch and dinner

  • Prepare lunch to go to the principal’s office every day

  • Liaise with the house staff to make sure the timing is correct for lunch and dinner

  • Grocery shopping at selected stores as well as online orders

  • Keeping the stock of the household kitchen stocked with food

  • Handling accounts between the suppliers and the PA

  • Liaising with suppliers to pre order foods on a daily basis

  • Preparing weekly menus for the family, ensure that it is healthy and balanced

  • Create different dishes

  • Keeping the chef’s kitchen clean at all times

  • To carry out any other reasonable task that may be required to fulfil your role.


Key qualifying criteria:

  • Previous experience within a private household as a chef

  • Child friendly

  • High standards of health essential

  • Clean and well presented

  • Non-smoker

  • Flexible and relaxed attitude/approach

  • Strong team-player

  • Quiet, professional and calm nature

  • Absolute discretion and confidentiality at all times is essential


Salary: £35,000 - 40,000 gross per annum

Location: West London (Notting Hill)

Position: Permanent, employed – Live-Out

Hours: 9:00 – 19:30 – five days a week (days are undecided and are negotiable) (All candidates are expected to be flexible)

Holiday: 20 days + Public Holidays (if you are needed to work a public holiday you will get this time back in lieu)


Start date: ASAP


Job reference: 47856


Responsible consultant: Lucy Simmonds

Due to the volumes of applications we are receiving at present, sadly, we can only guarantee a response to successful applicants. We will always endeavour to respond to every applicant where possible.

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