Head Chef

Permanent
39 hours per week

Would you like to work in spacious, contemporary hotel close to World Heritage Sites; Tower Bridge and The Tower of London? The Tower Hotel is a 4 star deluxe Hotel overlooking the Thames, next to Tower Bridge. The hotel's 801 bedrooms, restaurants, bars and 19 meeting rooms benefit from stunning views over Tower Bridge and St Katharine Docks.

The Role

Guoman Hotels is an exclusive collection of deluxe London hotels. In each of our five locations we have worked with the history of the building and the location to create a unique experience and we are looking for Head Chef's who are passionate about creating a unique experience of every one of their guests.

Are you a Head Chef who can demonstrate innovation and entrepreneurial flair, who can inspire your team and delight your guests? If you are, we'd love to hear from you.

As Head Chef you will be responsible for all aspects of the smooth running of the kitchen operation within the hotel, from Banquets and Buffets for functions, the a la carte menu and the daily provision of staff food. You will have ultimate responsibility for the recruitment, training and development of your teams and you will also be accountable for engagement within your department.

This role will report into the Executive Head Chef, and would suit a candidate looking for their first Head Chef position with solid experience as a Senior Sous Chef or an existing Head Chef looking for a larger role in a busy restaurant kitchen within a large hotel operation.


What we look for

  • Inspirational leadership ability.
  • An eye for detail.
  • Previous experience at the head of a 5 star kitchen.
  • Demonstrable passion for hospitality.

What's in it for you?

  • 20 days holiday plus 8 Bank Holidays
  • Discounted rates on hotel rooms, food and drink across the glh group
  • Interest free season ticket loans (conditions apply)
  • Access to a 24/7 Employee Assistance Program
  • Long Service Awards
  • Pension and Healthcare Schemes
  • Generous recommend a friend scheme
  • Access to discounts and cashback through a huge range of retailers and service providers via our online benefits portal
  • Wonderful Person of the month scheme with cash prizes
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Staff refreshments on shift