5 months ago
The Craiglynne Hotel, Grantown-on-Spey – Head Chef The Craiglynne Hotel is an authentic Victorian-built hotel, situated in the picturesque village of Grantown-on-Spey at the heart of Cairngorm National Park and just a few miles away from the Speyside Malt Whisky Trail. The hotel is welcoming and cosy, with open log fires, comfy tweed furnishings and a stylish restaurant whose menu features locally sourced venison, fresh seafood anHighland beef. The Cromdale Bar hosts fantastic traditional music and is stocked with over 40 Scottish single malts.
Takes pride in all aspects of the role, especially food preparation
Honesty; hardworking nature
Willingness and flexibility
A reliable team player
Positive attitude towards work; ambitious
Excellent leadership skills
Must have experience in delivering to both the travel trade industry and the leisure industry simultaneously
Preparing, cooking and presenting dishes
Creating and developing new dishes and menus
Running day-to-day operations in the kitchen
Working to the highest standards of food hygiene and following health and safety rules
Monitoring portion and waste control to maintain profit margins
Ensuring the cleaning schedule is adhered to and cleaning tasks are delegated as appropriate
Maintaining a detailed knowledge of the full menu in order to explain dish descriptions
Ensuring all policies, procedures, standards and guidelines are carefully adhered to
Carrying out stock ordering and stocktaking
Training and developing team members
Minimum Level 2 Food Hygiene Certificate
SVQ2 catering certificate or equivalent
A working knowledge of H.A.C.C.P and C.O.S.H.H
What We Can Offer You:
Competitive rate of pay, dependent upon level of experience and expertise
Staff rates at sister hotels
Entrance into the Fair Fund, giving colleagues an equal share of gratuities
Live-in option available
Crerar Hotels values: Crerar Hotel Group is one of Scotland’s leading privately owned hotel companies. Crerar Hotels work hard on talent development and always look to progress individuals through internal promotion. This role represents a fantastic opportunity for a dynamic individual to join a dynamic company. If this sounds like your dream job then we’d love to hear from you!
Apply by with your CV and covering letter.
Thank you for your interest in Crerar Hotels. Should we wish to progress with your application, we will aim to respond within 14 days. If you do not hear from us, thank you in advance for the opportunity to consider your application. Previous applicants need not apply. No agencies at this stage please.