FREELANCE CHEF FOR 6-8 MONTHS PER YEAR – £30,000 – £40,000 GPA

Role: Freelance Chef
Days: Monday to Friday
Location: London
Salary: £30,000 – £40,000 Gross per year
Start: ASAP 

A UHNW couple is looking for a professional Chef to join their Household on a freelance basis when they are in London for 6-8 months of the year. You will be cooking and preparing fresh and organic afternoon lunches, evening dinners, assisting with menu planning and catering for dinner parties when necessary.

The ideal candidate will have a nutritional background with extensive experience in health focused diets and substantial knowledge of paleo dietary restrictions. You will have brilliant knowledge of where to source the best local, organic and seasonal produce and have excellent contacts for various suppliers.

The couple lead a very busy life and travel often however will be in London for 2-3 months at a time, so you will have experience within a similar set up and be used to executing and accommodating last minute change of plans. Whilst you will be working within a large team, you will be responsible for ensuring the kitchen is always immaculately clean.

Interviewing now for an ASAP start.

Duties and responsibilities;

  • Prepare and cook nutritionally balanced meals for the couple on a daily basis
  • Extensive knowledge of Paleo diet restrictions
  • Prepare healthy meals and snacks for the couple
  • Cater for dinner parties and larger events at the home
  • Source and purchase the highest quality, organic ingredients
  • Meal and menu planning
  • Manage grocery budgets and stock levels
  • Ensure the kitchen is kept organised and immaculately clean
  • Remain up to date with current food trends

In order to be considered for this role you must;

  • Be eligible to work within the UK
  • Possess (or be willing to get) an up to date DBS check
  • Have 5+ years’ experience working as a Chef within a private household
  • Have a valid passport
  • Have excellent contactable references

To apply for the position please send your CV to info@poppylaneplacements.com. You can also reach the team on +44 (0) 2072439049.