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Chef de partie job description

Chef de Partie Job Description

Not all Chef de Partie job description templates are the same AND when it comes to chef recruitment that matters. Why? Because chefs at this level are in extremely hot demand right now – making it more important than ever for businesses to have a great Chef de Partie job description in place that accurately […]

Development chef

Becoming a Development Chef

Being a Development Chef can open up a fascinating culinary world and career but what exactly does the job entail? In this post we take a look at the role, what’s required, the opportunities and more. Development chef – what’s the deal? Development Chefs are the masterminds behind creating new and improved food products. They […]

Head chef interview questions

Head Chef Interview Questions

Time really is of the essence when it comes to chef hire – and believe it or not – not everyone on the planet is currently trying to hire a CDP. In fact, many businesses are looking for great Head Chefs to help them thrive not just survive in these challenging operating times. A Head […]

How to become a chef

Tips on How to Become a Chef

Are you passionate about cooking and want to become a professional chef? Are you interested in making a career out of it? If so, then becoming a professional chef is the perfect job for you. It’s not an easy path, but with the right knowledge and dedication, you can become a successful professional in the […]

Chef job advert

Guide to Chef Job Advert Success

Here’s are latest guide to chef job advert success. There can be external factors that affect the success of your recruitment campaign beyond your control, but writing your chef job advert isn’t one of them. This is down to you. If you want to give yourself the best chance of attracting and hiring a first-class chef, […]

Recruit chefs

Recruit Chefs – A Guide to Using Twitter

A guide to using Twitter to recruit chefs: As a generation of digital natives enter the workforce and Millennials transition into leadership positions, it’s easy to see why traditional recruiting strategies are no longer enough. If you want to secure the best pool of applicants for your chef jobs having a digital focus and – […]

Chef recruitment

Chef Recruitment: 8 Tips for Finding the Best Talent

Chef recruitment is one of the biggest challenges facing the hospitality industry post Brexit and Covid. Attracting and retaining chefs hasn’t always been easy, but over recent years it’s got much harder as the talent pool has got smaller. Not all is lost though. If you’re prepared to be creative and innovative in the way […]

Chef Careers Spotlight - Rob Kennedy

Chef Career Spotlight – Rob Kennedy

As part of a our Chef Careers Spotlight series we’re interviewing chefs from across the UK. Our sixth Chef Careers Spotlight interview is with Rob Kennedy, culinary director looking after Chartwells Independent, Compass Group UK & Ireland. Despite always wanting to be a footballer, Rob loved cooking from a young age and so when it […]