Chef de Partie

£26,000 - £29,000 yearly
  • Cora Pearl Ltd
  • Cora Pearl Covent Garden, Henrietta Street, London, UK
  • Aug 04, 2019
Full-time Kitchen/BoH: Chef de Partie

About us

Cora Pearl, named after the notorious 19th Century courtesan, is a 52-cover restaurant & bar in Covent Garden, at the heart of London’s theatreland. Sister-site to the acclaimed Kitty Fisher’s in Mayfair, we opened in Summer 2018 to strong critical reviews (The Times, Evening Standard, The Telegraph, New York Times), serving modern British dishes with playful interpretations of classic recipes. We were thrilled to make it into the Top 50 at the 2019 National Restaurant Awards and we are always on the look-out for passionate and committed people who want to develop their talents within a small independent restaurant group.

Role description

We are currently seeking a talented Chef de Partie to join the team at Cora Pearl. With assistance from our Chef Director George Barson you will be responsible for the daily running of the section, accurately executing and presenting dishes to the highest standard. This is a brilliant opportunity for a talented chef who is ready to take on a fresh challenge in one of London’s most exciting new restaurants.

Responsibilities

  • Prepare and present dishes to the highest standard
  • Provide general support to the Kitchen Brigade
  • Maintain high standards of food hygiene
  • Responsible for section mise en place
  • Stock rotation of all section products
  • Maintain a positive attitude and willingness to learn
  • Complete assigned tasks in an efficient and timely manner
  • Follow Kitchen Policies, Procedures and service standards

Ideal candidate

  • At least 1 years’ relevant experience at similar quality-focused establishments
  • Highly organised, reliable and motivated
  • Passionate about food with a desire to learn and a great work ethic
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • A positive attitude and a strong team-player
  • Fluent English and the legal right to live and work in the UK

Perks, incentives or benefits offered

  • Competitive pay, including a generous share of tronc
  • Fun, friendly, and supportive working environment
  • Discounted food and drink at both Cora Pearl and Kitty Fisher’s
  • Team social events and activities
  • Opportunities to work across the group

Preferred starting date

Aug 18, 2019