Talented brunch chef to lead our brand new kitchen (other positions available too)

at Kanenas

Date Posted:
03 Sep
London, GB
Job Type:
Dependent on Experience, Competitive
Salary Type:

Kanenas is a soon-to-be-opened independent speciality coffee shop and eatery in the heart of Ealing, focusing on tasty dishes and baked goods with a Greek twist, espresso-based hot and cold drinks and brunch cocktails.

We are looking for someone special to join our team and guide the kitchen staff. We take great pride in excellent service and top quality food and drinks in a fun atmosphere and would like you to share our values.

We are expecting a fast-paced environment, so experience is essential. You would be expected you to work tidily and consistently with both prep and through busy service. The role entails 45-50 hours per week, including weekend work, but no evenings! As this is a new business, there will be plenty of possibility for the right person.

Core tasks:

  • rota organisation (kitchen staff only)
  • elaboration of seasonal menus and daily specials (brunch dishes, cakes, baked goods)
  • responsible for maintaining the budgeted GP, stock monitoring and ordering

What we offer:

  • competitive salary (permanent contract)
  • 28 days of paid holidays (including bank holidays)
  • 45-50 hours a week with a reasonable shift pattern
  • yearly pay review (first after 6 months)
  • meals and unlimited coffee on shift and 25% discount when off shift
  • inspirational environment within a friendly, passionate team, with the possibility of being creative with both the brunch menu and baking

If this interests you, and you

-are punctual, hardworking and reliable, - work well under pressure - enjoy being part of a team - are interested in developing menus from scratch - are fluent in English and have the right to work in the UK - have knowledge of Greek/ Mediterranean cuisine (preferable but not essential)

then please get in touch with Robi with your updated CV and short cover letter.

We are also looking for a SOUS CHEF and front of house!!!!

Thank you!