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Creative Chef

LOCATION: Cafe Modern Two - Scottish National Gallery fo Modern Art Two | SALARY: Dependant on experience | TYPE: Full-time

Are you a great cook and a self-confessed foodie? We're looking for a talented and enthusiastic cook for Café Modern 1 at the Gallery of Modern Art.

Café Modern Two is a 60 seater, self-service café within the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art Two on Belford Road Edinburgh. We are much loved by our regulars for our location and salads, soups, hot food and home baking.

The emphasis is on fresh, tasty food prepared daily, using local, seasonal produce where possible. Everything is made in our kitchen is made from scratch.

You will have a creative flair for cooking incorporating seasonal ingredients where possible.
The right person should have previous experience of high volume catering and be used to working in a fast paced, busy kitchen environment.

The right candidate should be able to demonstrate;

  • A hard working and reliable attitude
  • Good kitchen practice, knowledge of food preparation and ingredients
  • Experience of dealing with suppliers and placing orders
  • Ability to prioritise and multi task
  • Good understanding of English, both written and orally

Daily duties would include: preparing soups, salads and main courses with general kitchen duties as and when required.

This is a full time position – 5 days from 7, which will include weekend work. We also cater for evening events, which you may be required to work at.
Rate of pay dependant on experience.

This is a challenging but exciting role. There is an opportunity to progress for the right candidate within team. Please send your CV & a short note about yourself and why you think you would be the right person for the job to
Please note the following when applying;
- Heritage Portfolio is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
- Please note that we are unable to acknowledge all applications, only those selected for interview will be contacted.
- If you have not been contacted within four weeks of applying, you unfortunately have not been selected for interview.
- Only those with a right to work in the UK will be considered.