Senior Chef

at Prufrock Coffee

Date Posted:
02 Jul
London, GB
Job Type:
35000.0 - 35000.0
Salary Type:

Prufrock Coffee is located on Leather Lane in the historic area of Holborn in London. Founded on the idea of sharing exceptional coffee, we love exploring taste. Serving seasonal menu focused on locally sourced ingredients.

Offering a focused and delicious seasonal food and drinks menu, generosity, excellence and paying close attention to detail forms the cornerstones of our cafe.

We are looking for a Chef who can lead a small team, is motivated and focused on seasonal and delicious food. This is a great opportunity to be part of a creative and passionate team!

We are looking for someone who:

  • Enjoys food, coffee, and people
  • Is willing to learn
  • Has experience working in a kitchen environment
  • Can work well in a small team and be supportive

Job Role will include but is not limited to:

  • Being involved in creating the menu using seasonal, local produce
  • Leading a small team
  • Managing relationships with suppliers
  • Ordering
  • Managing prep lists
  • Responsible for an organised prep kitchen and service kitchen
  • Responsible for food safety, hygiene and health and safety regulations
  • Ensure the kitchen team are adhering to food safety, hygiene and health and safety regulations and are up to date with their professional certification


  • 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
  • Minimum Food Safety Level 2

The successful candidate will get:

  • Tronc on top of salary
  • Healthy/social working hours (Day time only)
  • A friendly, team-oriented working environment
  • Lots of delicious coffee to drink, including coffee to take home from Square Mile
  • Discounts across Prufrock Coffee and Square Mile Coffee
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Company Sick Policy
  • Lots of delicious coffee to drink on shift
  • Daily staff lunch

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 [email protected] Due to the number of applications, we can only respond to those going forward to interview.