Head Chef

£26,000 - £30,000 yearly
  • Prufrock Coffee Ltd
  • Leather Lane, London EC1N 7TE, UK
  • Nov 20, 2019
Full-time Kitchen/BoH: Head Chef / Executive Chef / Chef de Cuisine

About us

Prufrock Coffee is a company based in Central London. It was founded by three coffee enthusiasts and has grown to be a team of 13 talented coffee professionals, with a wealth of experience and passion for what we do.

At Prufrock Coffee, we pride ourselves on delivering quality. Tasty seasonal food offerings, a wide and diverse retail selection, training and education, friendly service.

Here at our spacious Leather Lane location, we are proud to serve freshes fruits and vegetables from Natoora, meat from Swaledale, coffee from Square Mile Coffee, as well as a variety of our favourite guest roasters from all over Europe including Coffee Collective, Tim Wendelboe, La Cabra and many more.

Role description

We are looking for full-time Head Chef who can lead a small team, is motivated and focused on seasonal and delicious food.     


Job Role will include but is not limited to:

  • Day to day running of the kitchen
  • Creating the menu using seasonal, local produce
  • Leading and motivating a small team
  • Maintaining relationships with suppliers
  • Managing kitchen environment
  • Adhere to all food safety, hygiene regulations
  • Monthly reporting and stocktake
  • Monitoring costs and waste control

Ideal candidate

  • Has worked in a similar role before
  • Can lead and motivate small team,
  • Is focused on seasonal and local food
  • Knows food safety and hygiene regulations
  • Is easy-going and has a great sense of humour

Perks, incentives or benefits offered

  • Competitive salary
  • 28 paid holidays plus public/bank holiday
  • Healthy working hours - finishing by 5pm (up to 45hours a week)
  • A friendly, team-oriented working environment
  • Lots of coffee to drink!

Preferred starting date

Dec 09, 2019