Chef Patron, Village Inn, 2 Rosettes, Ribble Valley, £40k -

Chef Patron, Village Inn, 2 Rosettes, Ribble Valley, £40k

| Job ID: AHCP | £39000 - £40000 per annum

Description:

A quintessential Village Inn with 22 bedrooms based in the Ribble Valley is looking for a Chef Patron to join their establishment.

A quintessential Village Inn with 22 bedrooms based in the Ribble Valley is looking for a Chef Patron to join their establishment. This is a unique opportunity to join a growing group of established Inns across the UK while maintaining creative input and total independence.

The priority of this role is to maintain the 2 rosette standard to which they currently work. The establishment has a high profile and is well known in the Ribble Valley and Lancashire as a quality food destination, supported by its 22 bedrooms.

The Chef Patron will manage the whole establishment including the Kitchen (run by a head chef), the pub and restaurant and the hotel.

You will have complete creative control of the menu and will be responsible for the development and writing of all the menus to a 2 rosette standard.

You will be responsible for a team of 6 chefs in the kitchen as well as working with the deputy manager and assistant manager to manage the front of house team and the hotel staff.

You will be responsible for all financials and reporting to the Operations Manager of the group.

The idea candidate will come from a 2 rosette background and have plenty of experience developing and writing their own menus.

You will come from a fresh food operation where high standards and continuous improvement are a priority.

The ideal candidate will embrace the village and encourage local business as well as drawing customers from a far and maintain the Inn’s reputation as a destination food establishment.

This is a fantastic opportunity to take ownership of a high profile position and really make a name for yourself in the North West.

A generous salary of £40k + bonus is on offer as well as cottage accommodation in the village. This role may also suit a chef / management couple.