29 September, 2022

Head Chef

The Espiritu Hotel


Luganville, Santo


Due Date: 






Organisation Description: 

Boutique Hotel


Job Desctiption:

The Espiritu is seeking an Experienced Head Chef to join their amazing Team.
If you have proven experience, are creative & passionate about cooking, have excellent communication skills, can manage a team, is honest, hardworking, and motivated, and want a fantastic future, you belong here at The Espiritu.

Must meet the following criteria:
 Minimum of 5 Year working experience
 Certificate III in Hospitality (Catering and Cooking)
 Menu planning & costing experience
 Food safety standard training
 Are creative & passionate
 Excellent Communication Skills
 Experience in managing a team
 Attention to Detail
 Good Work Ethic
 Be Team Focused
 Good Time Management


Selection Criteria:

• Manage and train kitchen staff effectively to ensure a well-organized and motivated team
• Always ensure consistency in the quality of the dishes
• Ensuring docket times are within kitchen standard of 15 to 25 minutes
• Manages inventory and the purchase of food and breakfast beverage
• Manage cost controls of food and minimizing wastage within budget
• Maintains correct portion sizes & recipes
• Directing food preparation
• Enforcing food safety standards
• Supervising staff
• Scheduling staff shifts
• Ordering food supplies
• Accurately cost & create all menus including breakfast, lunch, dinner, dessert & snacks
• Create and prepare daily/weekly specials
• Create and manage cleaning schedules

• Cooking expertise
• Creativity & Passion
• Food storage and safety knowledge
• Leadership
• Supervisory skills
• Good communication abilities
• Time management
• Teamwork and Managerial skills
• Attention to detail

Qualifications & Essential Skills Required:
• Certificate III in Hospitality (Catering and Cooking)
• Minimum 5 years of experience in a commercial kitchen




How to Apply

Apply by:

In person


Contact Person:

Tara Toone


Contact Phone:


Email to send applications to:



Postal Address or location to apply in person:

Main Street, Luganville, Santo





How to apply - more information:

Please send your application including your CV, References, and Cover Letter to gm@the-espiritu.com Alternatively, you can hand in your application at the Hotel Reception desk. Only experienced Applicants need apply.

 For further information on the above job please contact the employer directly.


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