Are you in search of a Private Chef job for 2023?
A private chef is responsible for preparing and cooking meals for the household and its guests. They are also responsible for menu planning and shopping for food. An accomplished chef will ensure that their working environments are kept clean and tidy at all times, whilst delivering food of high standard and quality. Private chef positions may also be responsible for the kitchen budgets and work closely with other staff to manage these finances.
Private chef jobs require several skills in order to meet the needs of the employer. They require a high attention to detail which is necessary in order to produce aesthetically pleasing meals. Being aware and having knowledge of food hygiene and safety is mandatory for a proficient chef in order to safeguard the household. Other desirable qualities/skills include great communication, being able to work well under pressure and being flexible and diligent. In many cases, strong leadership skills are desirable in order to motivate a team to produce great food and work to the standards set by the employer. Previous experience as a chef or similar position is often required in order to meet the demands of the role. Having a creative flare is also a desirable quality to have as a chef in order to produce innovative menus and meals.
We staff both live in and live out positions in the UK and internationally. Some of our private chef jobs require travel however many are located in London.
Domestic staff roles such as personal chef jobs typically earn in the region of £50,000-£75,000 reflective of experience and qualifications/training. This is also dependent on whether the position is live-in or live-out as in many cases, accommodation and utilities are paid for as part of a package. Live in chef vacancies tend to be more flexible, especially if the role requires longer hours and weekends in busier seasons. Most chefs will work between 4-6 days a week with hours depending on the position and household requirements. Some weekends will also be required if residences have events such as lunch or dinner parties.
Please take a look at our private chef vacancies currently available below.
An experienced and professional Chef of Chinese Cuisine is required for a private client based in Kensington.
PULBOROUGH, WEST SUSSEX
An experienced Chef is required for a family of 5 based in Pulborough, West Sussex.
Cape Town, South Africa
Seeking an experienced Private Chef who enjoys producing consistently good food for a private residence in Cape Town.
RIYADH & JEDDAH
Our VVIP client requires a person to work in their childcare team as a nanny/governess/facilitator.
RURAL NORTH BEDFORDSHIRE
An experienced domestic couple is required for this part residence based in rural North Bedfordshire.
An experienced Close Protection Officer is required for a private family of four based in Mayfair.
An experienced and professional chauffeur is required for a private family of four based in Mayfair.
A lovely new position for a daily private Chef for a family of two based in Oxford.