Head Chef

Arcade Battersea

Salary: £60,000pa plus bonus

Head Chef - Arcade Food Hall – Battersea Power Station

Arcade Food Hall are seeking a Head Chef to join their team at our flagship site!

Are you as passionate about great global street food as we are?

We're looking for a Head Chef that's comfortable running a (very) large operation and developing a team to be it's very best.


The Restaurant - Arcade @ Battersea

Arcade Food Hall are excited to now be recruiting for a Head Chef for our flagship site.

Offering a game changing concept in dining out, this is a great opportunity to get onboard.Set in the heart of the restored Battersea Power Station, Arcade has seating for 500, 13 cuisines, two bars, three restaurants, and a private dining room. Tap Room bar showcases a wall of 36 taps and serves a host of beers from international and London-based breweries. ABC Bar is inspired by classic cocktail culture, offering a concise menu of the world's most famous cocktails. 

If you are currently a Head Chef from a premium branded, high-volume restaurant, we'd love to hear from you!




The Position

As Head Chef, you will be responsible for ensuring the delivery of consistent, high quality and innovative dishes and specials; you will play a key role in menu development, working closely with the Directors. You will manage the overall kitchen operation, including prep schedules, stock control, budgeting and maintenance, as well as the day to day management of the kitchen team.

If you have the following, then we want to hear from you:

  • Previous experience as a Head Chef in a similar environment;
  • Strong awareness of trends and seasonality of produce;
  • A highly creative approach to your work with excellent attention to detail;
  • Proven ability to manage, train and motivate a Kitchen brigade;
  • Experience in managing staff costs, scheduling and reviewing staff rotas;
  • Strengths in finances, purchasing and menu costing;
  • A working knowledge of health and safety, compliance and procedures;

This is a very exciting opportunity not to be missed for a talented Head Chef eager to join a restaurant group with ambitious plans.

Benefits & Culture

Our team is the most important part of our business, translating our passion for genuine hospitality to our guests every day. We are proud to work with industry-leading talent and recognise the importance of offering our teams the tools, guidance and experience necessary to build confidence and grow.

We encourage you to bring your whole self to work and celebrate the skills and characteristics that make you unique. Your commitment to be kind and work hard comes with a range of benefits such as:

  • 50% Off Your Bill at Arcade
  • 50% off JKS-Operated Restaurants at Arcade
  • Referral Bonus
  • Code App Subscription
  • Uniform allowance
  • Closing Taxi Allowance
  • Additional Holiday Day per Year Served - upto 33 days