Category Archives: "Chef Job Search"

Chef Tasting Interview Tips

Editor’s note: Chef Tasting Interview Tips was originally published in April 2021 and updated in May 2022. As part of your chef job application, it’s likely that you’ll be asked to a tasting interview as part of the hiring process. While there’s no such thing as a standard tasting interview, they’re all a test of your […]

Eight Reasons to Complete Your Only Chefs Profile

Editor’s note: Eight Reasons to Complete Your Only Chefs Profile was originally published in January 2019 and most recently updated in May 2022. 1. Employers waiting! Be found by thousands of employers who are actively looking to recruit great chefs like you. 2. Names you’ll know use us to hire chefs Great employers like Compass Group, […]

Using Instagram to Find a Chef Job

Editor’s note: Using Instagram to Find a Chef Job was originally published in June 2017 and most recently updated in May 2022. Owned by Meta (formerly Facebook), Instagram the photo and video sharing service is the world’s second largest social network. In recent times, Instagram has seen a surge in use by hiring managers. The […]

Chef Jobseeker – 5 Tips to Stand Out

If you’re a chef looking for your next career move, here are five top tips to get noticed as a jobseeker and hired by the best employers… Chef Jobseeker Tip 1: Find ways to let your creativity shine As every HR manager will confirm, CVs can only tell a potential employer so much. After all, […]

Avoid Chef Job Scams

Editor’s note: Avoid Chef Job Scams was originally published in December 2016 and most recently updated in May 2022. The internet can facilitate many positive things in daily life. But it’s also a place for things that are less so. Like scam artists looking to exploit and profit from people going about their genuine business […]

Chef Job Interview Questions

Editor’s note: Chef Job Interview Questions was originally published in September 2016 and most recently updated in May 2022. If you’re interviewing for a chef job, it will come in two parts – the tasting interview and the sit down chat. Read: Chef Tasting Interview Tips We trust that you’ve got the chef part! But […]

Chef Jobs Overseas

Editor’s note: Chef Jobs Overseas was originally published in February 2016 and most recently updated in May 2022. Many chefs consider working overseas to experience new cultures, learn new cooking techniques and enjoy different life experiences. Taking a chef job working abroad – in most instances – will be a huge plus point for recruiters […]

Get Yourself an Elevator Pitch Chef

Editor’s note: Get Yourself an Elevator Pitch Chef was originally published in December 2015 and most recently updated in May 2022. A study conducted by Microsoft found that the average person has an attention span of around eight seconds. You have one opportunity to make a first impression on someone and that impression needs to hold […]

Using Social Media as a Chef Jobseeker

Editors note: Using Social Media as a Chef Jobseeker was originally published in November 2015 and most recently updated in May 2022. Did you know that 70% of employers use social networking sites to research job candidates? Of that 70%, 57% of employers have found content that caused them not to hire candidates. And nearly […]

Find Chef Jobs on Twitter

Editor’s note: Find Chef Jobs on Twitter was originally published in November 2015 and most recently updated in May 2022.  While LinkedIn might be the first social media platform you consider when looking for chef work, Twitter offers plenty of opportunities for job seekers too. Given the high number of recruiters now using the platform, […]