Head Chef

Closing date: Monday 22 January 2018 at 9am

Salary: £20,819 to £24,060 per year

Job type: Permanent

Hours: Full time

Location: Foxlease, Hampshire

Application closing date: Monday 22 January 2018 at 9am


Foxlease Activity Centre situated in the New Forest is looking for a Head Chef to take overall responsibility for our onsite catering provision. Working closely with team you will preparing and producing nutritional, varied, balanced and tasty meals for our varied client base. You will also be responsible for managing your given areas in the most cost effective way and maintaining a safe and effective operation in terms of food hygiene standards and compliance with current HSE legislation.

We are looking for an innovative and creative candidate who will successfully lead and motivate the catering team. You will oversee the restaurant and all meals to ensure excellent levels of customer service are delivered and our guests expectations are exceeded. This is an exciting opportunity for a an individual looking to progress to taking charge of their own catering operation or those with previous experience in the role who seeks to work in a fun and dynamic environment.

Girlguiding values the differences that a diverse workforce brings and is committed to inclusivity, and to employing and supporting a diverse workforce. Girlguiding is proud to be part of the Stonewall Diversity Champions programme, a member of the Business Disability Forum, and a member of Time to Change – improving attitudes towards mental health. While Girlguiding’s young members may be female only, our staff team is mixed gender. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and do not discriminate on the basis of age, disability (physical or mental), gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion and belief, sex, and  sexual orientation.

How to apply

Read the application pack and fill out an application form and a diversity monitoring form. Return both forms to us at [email protected]

If you have any questions about the role, please contact our HR team by emailing [email protected] or calling us on 0207 592 1892