Head Chef

  • Job Reference: 00026591-1
  • Date Posted: 5 February 2024
  • Recruiter: Fonab Castle Hotel & Spa
  • Location: Pitlochry, Perth & Kinross
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive Salary
  • Sector: Hotels, Restaurant
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description


Culinary Excellence Awaits: Join us as Head Chef at Fonab Castle Hotel

Are you a culinary virtuoso with a passion for creating exceptional dining experiences? Do you thrive in a dynamic environment where creativity meets tradition? If so, we invite you to take the helm of our kitchen as the Head Chef at Fonab Castle Hotel 

Nestled in the heart of the picturesque Scottish Highlands, Fonab Castle Hotel stands as a beacon of luxury and refinement. Our award-winning hotel is not only a destination for guests seeking opulence but also a haven for those who appreciate the artistry of gastronomy. Join us in redefining culinary excellence against the stunning backdrop of Pitlochry.

We are seeking a seasoned and passionate Head Chef to lead our culinary team. The ideal candidate will bring a wealth of experience, a flair for innovation, and a commitment to delivering gastronomic delights that exceed our guests' expectations.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and inspire a team of culinary professionals to achieve excellence and develop their passion for Scottish produce and cuisine
  • Craft and execute innovative menus showcasing the best of our local and Scottish cuisine
  • Ensure the highest standards of food quality, presentation and taste
  • Manage kitchen operations including inventory control and cost management
  • Foster a collaborative and positive kitchen environment

We are looking for proven experience as a Head Chef of Executive Chef in a similar venue. You should be able to demonstrate a creative flair and a passion for trends. You should be a strong leader with clear experience of developing and mentoring your team, exceptional organisational and time-management skills

In return we offer a competitive salary and the opportunity to be part of a collaborative work environment.