A Chelsea based client of Greycoat Lumleys is looking for a full time cook/chef to come and join their team.
You will be looking after two principals and their three children aged 9, 6 and 2. The household is a very private and discreet family with a fully staffed and established team for whom the staff turnover is very low.
The family all enjoy varied cuisines from around the world with a particular interest in Japanese and Asian influences, whilst also enjoying traditional French and other European style dishes. The female principal is vegan so a successful candidate will have an understanding and creativity for producing interesting vegan dishes.
You will be required to cook lunch and dinner on a day to day basis, meal planning using a broad repertoire of dishes incorporating flavorsome and interesting ingredients is essential to the candidates success. Family meal time and entertaining at home, albeit not that often, is important to this household. The family are therefore looking for a candidate who has ideally worked in private household before or an environment such as chalets or on board boats where meals are well planned, organised and creative.
This role will be very well suited to candidates looking to further or begin a career in a private household, wishing to integrate with a charming young family.
Ability to travel with the family during school holiday periods is required.
French speaking and a driving licence would be ideal but it is not essential.
A valid DBS will be required but can be applied for upon appointment.
Start: January 2022
Working days: Five days per week, with flexibility on which days
This is a live-in or live-out position
Salary: £32K+++ (subject to experience)
Consultant: Kari Kerslake Vigor