Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £30,000.00 gross per year
  • Glasgow


Hanoi Bike Shop brings the spirit of Vietnam to Glasgow, nestled away in the heart of Glasgow’s West End. We do things simply, every plate is made from scratch and sourced as locally as possible. From the freshly made dressings and sauces to the hand-pressed organic tofu made in-house every morning. Our vibrant, healthy menu has been designed for you to share throughout the day, from lunch time until late, seven days week.

We currently have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Head Chef to join our kitchen team and help with preparing and cooking our fabulous food!

The ideal Head Chef will have a minimum of two years’ experience at a senior level.

Working alongside the General Manager you will help lead the kitchen team in delivering the high-quality dishes for which Hanoi Bike Shop is renowned for.

Responsibilities are varied day to day and include:

- Overseeing and adopting a hands-on approach to all preparation and ensuring that the kitchen team are ready for service
- Leading menu planning, taking onboard seasonality and sustainability of ingredients
- Practising positive communication with the entire kitchen brigade and front of house team
- Proactively support, train and develop the other chefs
- Understanding of up to date safety procedures and food handling contributing to the documentation of the above
- Responsible for overseeing other senior chefs in controlling stock levels, stock control and understanding of how to achieve and maintain the required GP

The successful applicant will ideally possess:

- A genuine passion for food and understanding of seasonality.
- A keen eye for detail and presentation.
- The ability to work as part of a busy, fast-paced team
- A desire to learn and progress

What we can offer you:

- Intercompany discounts
- Generous staff meal allowance while on shift
- Equal share of tips
- Ongoing training and development to help further your career - ability to earn more
- Paid breaks
- Closed Christmas Day and New Year’s Day

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a fast paced and fun environment where the team are dedicated to delivering exceptional food and standards of service.

At Hanoi Bike Shop, we value all our staff. This is a great place to work, our teams are close knit and we work together to always go the extra mile for our staff and customers.

Rate of pay: £30,000 per annum

  • stock control