Vacancy: Head Chef/Kitchen Manager

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced and innovative Head Chef to join our traditional country pub, The Highland Drove, in the lovely Eden village of Great Salkeld.

If you love food and share our passion for serving locally-sourced fresh food that’s a little out of the ordinary, please get in touch!

With this role you’ll have the opportunity to create exciting new dishes, using the best local and seasonal ingredients – we like to try something different at the Drove and would welcome someone with a flair for new culinary ideas. The successful candidate will manage our kitchen team ensuring a high standard of food quality and consistency whilst having the support, encouragement and development from the owners of this friendly, local pub.

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills:

  • A high level of cooking skills catering for traditional tastes as well as contemporary dishes too
  • Enthusiastic and passionate about food
  • Confidence, self-motivated and professional
  • Excellent knowledge of food hygiene/H&S
  • Reliable and friendly

We offer a competitive salary based upon experience and expertise. To apply please telephone Donald Newton on: 01768 898349 or just pop into the pub and introduce yourself!