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Job Introduction
We are currently recruiting for an experienced Head Chef at La Pizzeria Tartufo south east London. .


Employment Type
Full-time/Part time

You will be responsible for the delivery of high quality customer focussed catering service across the site to meet the needs of our guest. Joining us as a Head Chef you become part of our La Pizzeria Tartufo and will help us ensure that all of our guests have a memorable experience and become friends for life.You live & breathe the environment, the epic Italian food you deliver & managing & motivating the individuals within the team. You are a committed kitchen manager, exceeding our guest’s expectations & running a business focused on growth.

Chef Requirements
Chefs are expected to be hard-working, motivated and able to adapt and work with a team of like-minded chefs who are passionate about what they do. You will need;

The ability to quickly learn and adapt to varied kitchen environments and food menus
Attentive and committed to delivering food in a high pressure, fast paced environment
Maintain food hygiene and quality to the highest of standards
A positive attitude and good command of the English/Italian language
An excellent team player
Health and Safety & Food Hygiene Certification
Eligibility to work in the UK

Your Skills
To work within the heart of our restaurants, the kitchen; we ask our Head Chefs to have the following skills & behaviours when you join us.

As a role model its important you set the standard within the kitchen & be the ambassador La Pizzeria Tartufo
Implementing great Health & Safety & Food Safety practices at all times
Actively able to inspire, lead & encourage your team whilst remaining self-motivated too
Focused on delivering only the highest quality food time & time again. Second best simply will not do
The maestro of multi-tasking, organisation & prioritising, nothing is too much trouble
With great attention to detail you are able to follow processes & solve problems efficiently

Your Benefits
You will receive support, training & development opportunities from the moment you start, helping to build you to become an Italian expert. Be curious to sample the best Italian ingredients, wine & products from the many regions of Italy

Training & development courses
Clear career development path & progression
50% discount when dining in our restaurants
Discounted food on shift
Refer a Friend Scheme
Well paid base in the experience and skills you have .
Pension scheme after 6 month period trial.
Your next steps could see you develop into an Senior Head Chef
If you have proven experience of leading a team within a comparable service environment, have experience of managing to budget requirements within a catering service What are you waiting for, start your career as a Tartufa’s Head Chef now!

To Apply
Please note that we DO accept CVs by email at [email protected] ,or just call Valbona 07584242626 and we will arrange a job interview day and date.
We’re looking forward to having you onboard!


Manager of La Pizzeria Tartufo