Are you interested in a career as a Head Chef?
The Head Chef is in charge of overseeing the entire operations of the kitchen including the workings of the chefs below you. All staff in the kitchen report directly to them.
The Head Chef has the responsibility of creating menus, and the appearance of the food is down to their discretion. They are also responsible for the dish looking aesthetically pleasing as well as tantalizing the taste buds of their diners.
In addition to ensuring food is executed to a high standard the Head Chef needs to have the communication skills required to keep staff and customers happy. They are responsible for the overall perception of the establishment and maintaining relationships with contacts such as suppliers.
Personality traits of a Head Chef:
- Must be organised to ensure smooth running of their kitchen
- Must have impeccable communication skills in order to connect with their chefs
- Must have creativity and flair to excite customers with fabulous food.
Chefs Jobs UK is an established hospitality and Chef agency with temporary and permanent Head Chef vacancies.