Role: Private Chef

Location: Knightsbridge, Central London

Days/Hours: X3 days per week

Salary: Negotiable depending on skills, experience and qualifications

Start: ASAP

We are looking for a private Chef to work 3 days per week for an UHNW family in Knightsbridge, London.

You will be preparing meals and menu planning, working three days per week which may include weekends.

Previous experience (minimum of 5+ years) working as a Chef within a private household is essential to be considered for this positon. The ideal candidate will be able to cook to a high standard with a proven track record, be discreet and adaptable, possess excellent attention to detail, and evidence of longstanding employment in private households.

Interviewing now for an ASAP start.

Daily duties will include;

  • Preparing and cooking nutritious hot and cold meals in the private residence including for dinner parties
  • Handling all meals for the Principal’s and other household staff
  • Plan menus according to employers’ needs and diet restrictions
  • Providing special dietary requirements where necessary and taking into account the preferences of each family member
  • Responsible for the organisation and cleanliness of kitchen
  • Tend to daily requests made by the Principals
  • Source and shop for local high quality ingredients
  • Shop/order food, kitchen supplies and equipment
  • Plan and prepare food for parties, holiday meals, luncheons, special functions, and other social events
  • Overseeing and managing the kitchen
  • Pantry stock control and management
  • Direct the operation and organization of kitchens and all food-related activities, including the presentation and serving of food
  • Travel with employers to vacation homes to provide meal preparation at those locations.

In order to be considered for this role you must;

  • Have a minimum of 5+ years’ experience working as a Chef within a private household
  • Possess a relevant catering & chef qualification’s
  • Possess a Food Hygiene Certificate
  • Have excellent contactable references
  • Have a good knowledge of local suppliers
  • Be eligible to work in the UK
  • Possess (or be willing to get) an up to date DBS check