Head Chef

at Prufrock Coffee

Date Posted:
20 Feb
London, GB
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Prufrock Coffee is a busy cafe based in Central London. We pride ourselves on delivering quality. Delicious seasonal food, training and education, friendly service, and of course, coffee.

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 and health and safety regulations
  • Monthly reporting and stocktake
  • Monitoring costs and waste control


  • Passionate about food and hospitality
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Self-directed workload and time management skills
  • Strong work ethic with a desire to exceed expectations both internally and externally
  • Prior experience leading a small team
  • Clear understanding of general food law

The successful candidate will get:

  • 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!

To apply, please send a CV and short cover letter explaining why you would like this role and why you would be a great candidate for this role to info@prufrockcoffee.com Due to the number of applications, we can only respond to those going forward to interview.