Breakfast Chef

  • Reference: OGH/BKFST Chef

The OGH as affectionately known is recruiting for a passionate and creative Breakfast Chef to provide delicious food for our busy breakfast operation.

The Old Government House Hotel in Guernsey, part of Red Carnation Hotel Collection, is a stunning five star property located in the heart of St. Peter Port with amazing views of the surrounding Channel Islands and France. This wonderful Hotel features 63 individually designed bedrooms and suites, an established bar, two restaurants and several function rooms where we are offering our guests a comfortable and welcoming atmosphere.

Key responsibilities of the Breakfast Chef will include:

  • Setting up the their section (mise en place)
  • Preparing a 5 star breakfast for our guests
  • Preparing staff food for the canteen
  • Ensuring that all kitchen stations are kept clean, safe and hygienic at all times
  • Maintaining a well organised section and being able to work under pressure
  • Maintaining high health and safety standards
  • Assisting with ordering 
  • Assisting other sections in the kitchen

The ideal candidate for the Breakfast Chef position should have previous experience as a Breakfast Chef in fine dining catering within a busy 4 or 5 star hotel Restaurant. You have an NVQ Level 1 and 2 or equivalent and are passionate for providing delicious, fist class food to our guests. You should have the drive for success and be able to work under pressure. We are looking for an enthusiastic, passionate, flexible and hard working person with excellent communication skills.

The Red Carnation Hotel Collection provides an opportunity for long-term career prospects and is recognised as number 8 of the Sunday Times Top 100 Best Companies to Work For 2014. As a result we can confidently promise you will reach your full career potential! We are also proud to be recognised with a Gold Standard Award Investors in People - the first company to gain this award on a worldwide basis and to be re-assessed successfully too.