Category Archives: "Chef CV"

Chef CV – What Employers Want to See

Chef CV – What Employers Want to See – by Nick Baldwin, MD of DoMyCV. The process of reviewing a CV or resume for chefs (or any other profession for that matter) has been likened to going on a blind date. The reader is meeting you for the first time and they want to find […]

Improve Your Head Chef CV

Editor’s note: Improve Your Head Chef CV was originally published in November 2020 and most recently updated in May 2022. Free time is always an issue for a career-minded head chef. Career focused tasks – like making sure your CV is current – can slip down the To Do list in precious time spent away from […]

Handling Chef CV Job Gaps

Editor’s note: Handling Chef CV Job Gaps was originally published in July 2020 and most recently updated in May 2022. A break in your chef employment history can be for a broad range of reasons. The pandemic’s impact on the hospitality sector around the world means job gaps on chef CVs are much more likely. But […]

Chef CV Writing Tips

Editor’s note: Chef CV Writing Tips was originally published in June 2020 and most recently updated in May 2022. One of the best tools you have to communicate your knowledge and skills to potential chef employers is your CV. Read on for our top chef CV writing tips. A well formatted, short but detailed chef […]

Chef CV Writing Expert – How to Hire One

Editor’s note: Chef CV Writing Expert – How to Hire One was originally published in November 2015 and most recently updated in May 2022. An impactful CV is essential to any successful chef job search. It can often be hard to stand back from your own career history and assess what’s relevant and what needs to […]

Creating a Chef Video CV – 12 Steps to Success

Editor’s note: Creating a Chef Video CV – 12 Steps to Success was originally published in November 2015 and most recently updated in May 2022. Creating a video CV to accompany your traditional chef CV can be a great way to stand out from the crowd, and differentiate yourself from the applicant pack. The purpose […]

CVs Aren’t Dead Yet Chef!

Editor’s note: CVs Aren’t Dead Yet Chef! was originally published in November 2015 and most recently updated in May 2022. The role of the CV has come a long way since its first iteration at the hands of Leonardo Da Vinci. Yes, really, Google it and you’ll see the CV is another of his legacies. […]

Chef: What you Need to Know About CV Keywords

Editor’s note: Chef: What you Need to Know about CV Keywords was originally published in November 2015 and most recently updated in May 2022. A winning chef CV is one that is accurate, clear and concisely states the sum and merit of your skills and experience. But in today’s job market it’s also important your […]