Kitchen Manager

Apex City of Glasgow Hotel

Kitchen Manager

Salary Not Specified

Apex City of Glasgow Hotel, Blythswood New Town, Glasgow City

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 3 weeks ago, 16 May | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: d55497f528cd40c2b5b53a28381b058d

Full Job Description

As Kitchen Manager, you will be responsible for maximising the performance of the Kitchen to ensure the hotel remains ahead of it's competitive set.,

  • Being passionate about food, preparing and serving breakfast, lunch and dinner to company standards.

  • Ordering kitchen materials and ingredients based on anticipated demand.

  • Training, supervising and assisting all kitchen staff in the preparation, cooking and presentation of all dishes

  • To ensure that food hygiene regulations are always followed ensuring that the food is rotated on a daily basis to eliminate wastage.

  • Day to day Kitchen administration, including sign off of Daily / Weekly Kitchen Control forms and cleaning checklists

  • To comply with statutory and legal requirements for Hygiene, Health and Safety and other legislation relevant to your role, ensuring that members of the Team are also aware of these requirements in accordance.

    Apex Hotels are looking for an experienced, standards-driven Kitchen Manager with a strong passion for food!, As Kitchen Manager you will have the drive and determination to make a difference and build on the success of this kitchen team. With proven leadership and people management skills, you will be a Chef with passion for delivering very high standards within a kitchen environment. Additionally, you will have excellent communication skills and attention to detail which is a requirement of this role. You will be a self-starter Chef who can lead a team, with a desire to deliver the best service you can. You may have an ambition to progress your career into the Hotel sector, this could be a great opportunity for you to come and join our welcoming and friendly team., We love to welcome people with different experiences and from different places into our Apex family. We want to ensure you get the best experience from the role you begin your journey with us in.


  • You will be friendly and approachable; you will go the extra mile for our guests; you will provide highly consistent good service and you will lead by example. To be successful in the role you will :
  • Ensure our guests experience and the food is presented to a high spec

  • You'll be passionate about nurturing and developing your team through development programs and mentoring

  • Great organiser and who can prioritise your workload

  • Previous experience at Sous Chef level is essential.

  • You will have previous managerial experience within a similar role.

  • Experience of working in a 4 or 5 star hotel would be beneficial.

    The hotel is just a few minutes' walk from Queen Street or Glasgow Central train station and has some of the best views of Glasgow's iconic sights from the upgraded rooms with a bird's eye view of the city below. The Apex City of Glasgow Hotel has 104 bedrooms and a relaxing lounge designed for informal meetings, workspaces and casual dining.

    You'll work with great people, enjoy your time at work, develop new friendships, networks, and skills, and of course you'll also receive a competitive rate of pay and a generous range of employee benefits which includes:

  • 34 days holiday

  • Training and development from day one

  • Employee events and celebrations

  • Inhouse company interactive employee communication APP

  • Entry to our state-of-the-art gym and pools

  • Healthy meals to enjoy while you're working.

  • Access to an external Employee Assistance Programme

  • Financial Wellbeing App Wagestream, allowing you the flexibility to get paid earlier than your normal monthly pay date.

  • £200 referral bonus when your friends or family join the team.


  • Following your first successful 3 months, you'll also receive ……
  • Access to our discounts and wellbeing platform "Treat Yourself Here", unlocking savings and experiences for you and your family.

  • Involvement in our employee of the quarter and annual recognition schemes

  • Long service recognition

  • Probation pass and annual anniversary complimentary guest experience overnight stay and dinner for two

  • 50% discount in our restaurants

  • Cycle to Work Scheme

  • Discounted room rates for employees, friends, and family

  • Spa treatments and product discounts

  • Critical Illness & Life Assurance cover, Apex City of Glasgow Hotel 110 Bath Street, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, G2 2EN