£32K pa, plus performance related bonus up to 10%

St Luke’s Parochial Trust (reg charity 207497) is a well-established, modern charity providing numerous services, community events, and projects in the vibrant Old Street area of south Islington. At the heart of what we do, is a large Community Centre that welcomes over 140,000 visitors per year. 
We are currently recruiting a Head Chef to manage our busy kitchen, producing food for our thriving high street café, a busy subsidised lunch club service and meeting room hospitality service, with an annual turnover of over £500K.    
The ideal candidate will have a background in high street restaurants or commercial contract catering with a keen eye for detail and excellent cooking skills. You will ensure that the food is of a high quality, with the ability to work with fresh produce and ingredients, keeping up with current trends and developing new innovating menus throughout the year.  You will also be responsible for health and safety, food safety and lead a kitchen team of four. You will have strong managerial skills and be financially astute with labour and food costings. 
Hours:  45 hours per week working 5 out of 7 days, 7:30am-5pm. Some evening work would be required from time to time.   Flexibility with working hours can be negotiated and we would consider part-time with pro-rata salary for the right candidate.  Benefits include:  Stakeholder pension up to 7% contribution, Life Cover 10 x salary, 26 days holiday per year, plus bank holidays, season ticket loan, bicycle loan and child care vouchers.

Full job description available here.
Please apply by sending a cover letter and CV to [email protected] by Wednesday 7th February 2017. For more information about the role, please email or call Amy Livermore, Catering Manager on 020 7549 8193.
www.centralstreetcafe.london/ @StLukesTrust @CentralStCafe_