Signature Pubs
January 21, 2020
Job Type
Job Role
Head Chef


Up to £35k per annum plus attractive bonus and benefits

Signature Pubs Ltd is looking for a dedicated Head Chef to join the company in the Edinburgh area.

Signature Pubs is one of Scotland’s leading independent pub operators, with a diverse collection of pubs, restaurants and hotels at the heart of the business, each with they own unique delivery and offering.

As Head Chef you will have previous experience at the same level or similar.  You will have first class organisational and communication skills and the ability to motivate, inspire and manage the team to produce food to the highest standards and run our kitchen efficiently.  You will be passionate about food; demonstrating creativity to deliver great quality, seasonal menus.

Attractive Package and Benefits

You will enjoy a fantastic range of benefits including;

  • A competitive rate of pay + a performance related bonus
  • Creative input to the menu
  • Manage your own team
  • An internal relief chef network to supplement your team if required
  • A dedicated development chef to aid you in your role
  • Service & Maintenance package on all kitchen equipment
  • 28 days paid holidays, Christmas Day off
  • 25% discounts in all our venues on food and drink
  • Access to a wide range of perks through our online benefits portal
  • Training on company systems, Procure Wizard, Rota Ready & Flow
  • Progression and personal development opportunities
  • A generous internal referral scheme.

What We Need from You

  • A positive mental attitude
  • A solid background working & cooking with fresh produce
  • A genuine interest in varied cuisines of the world
  • Dedication to the role and venue
  • Ability to train your kitchen team
  • A background in food trends and innovation in the sector
  • A strong understanding of food & rota costings
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Enjoy working as part of a team
  • Welcome constructive criticism & feedback

We aim to fill our venues with lovely and talented people who work hard and enjoy their jobs.  So, bring your passion, your energy and a smile and you will reap the benefits of becoming part of Signature Pubs.

How to apply

If this sounds like something you want to be a part of, apply today by sending in your CV along with a cover letter telling us why you think you would be a great fit for the role.

All candidates must have the right to unrestricted employment in the UK and hold a valid National Insurance Number and UK bank account to be considered for this role.

*Signature Pub Group operates with a privacy policy.  Your information will never be shared with any third parties and will only be used for the purpose it is intended.