The newly renovated Terrigal Beach House (a part of Crowne Plaza Terrigal) is seeking a highly skilled, passionate and hands-on Head Chef to join our kitchen team. Reporting directly to the Executive Chef & Venue Manager you will be responsible for managing the kitchen operation whilst motivating the team to deliver a high-quality food and dining experience.
Located opposite one of the most spectacular beaches right in the heart of Terrigal on the NSW Central Coast.
As Head/Venue Chef, your passion and dedication to delivering flavour will complete each customers experience. By taking pride in your workspace, keeping your standards high, and giving our menu the benefit of your expertise, you’ll create some of our customers most lasting memories.
This role will see you creating on trend menus and lead a developing team of culinary enthusiasts to help take the team and the bar to the next level. You'll take pride in your proven ability to prepare and produce high quality food according to standard recipes, whilst supporting the Kitchen team in delivering the highest level of customer satisfaction.
· Ideally, you'll have a formal Commercial Cookery Certification a minimum of 1 years experience as a Head Chef or a highly motivated Sous Chef.
· Carrying and lifting heavy objects are role requirements; hence you'll be comfortable when handling kitchen/food objects, products and utensils and ensure compliance with HACCP as well as policies and procedures.
· You'll have strong communication skills, have good attention to detail and be effective at time management, and also be available to work nights, weekends and/or public holidays.
· As a leader you'll have the ability to inspire your colleagues and have the genuine care to train and develop a high performing team. You will also strive for continued food excellence and financial success for the department. You will assist in overseeing a smooth operation that adheres to local health, safety and other compliance concerns will be second nature for you.
You will be a true brand and local Terrigal ambassador in everything you do!
We'll reward all your hard work with a great salary and benefits including a uniform, great room discounts and superb training and development opportunities. Join us and you'll become part of the global IHG family and like all families, all our individual team members share some winning characteristics.
As a team, we work better together we trust and support each other, we do the right thing and we welcome different perspectives. You need to show us you care: that you notice the little things that make a difference to guests as well as always looking for ways to improve. Visit www.http://careers.ihg.com to find out more about us.