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We are hiring! Chef – Total food Ltd trading as Spice Valley Norwich

Location: 5 Magdalen Street Norwich NR3 1LE.

Total food Ltd trading as Spice Valley Norwich is seeking an experienced and skilled chef for Indian dining to join our team. As a chef, you will play a crucial role in overseeing the daily operations of our kitchen. We are committed to diversity and welcome applications from all applicants.

Job Description:

• Prepare food according to standardised recipes.

• Supervise and lead the kitchen staff, ensuring smooth operations and fine dining standard food presentation.

• Ensure strict compliance with statutory regulations regarding food preparation and safety.

• Maintain inventory and ensure proper food supplies to meet customer demands.

• Ordering ingredients to supplier with consult with restaurant manager

• Enforce health and safety standards in the kitchen.

• Command over Cleanliness, Food Safety and Sanitary process.

• Creativity. Presentation. Recipe creation, Attention to Detail and Measuring.

• Culinary Expertise, Ingredient selection, Knife skills, and Multitasking.

• Collaborate with managers to plan menus that cater to customer preferences and dietary requirements.

• Communication skills for delivering training in preparing large volumes of meals.

• Culinary expertise in preparing meat & vegetables, mise-en-place, & appropriate portioning/presentation.

• Ability to maintain consistency, food quality & safety in producing meals, planning menu based on available stock with proficiency in advanced cooking.


• Proven experience in a chef role within the restaurant (Indian) Industry (desirable).

• Sound knowledge of food safety regulations and ability to ensure compliance.

• Strong knowledge of Meal Preparations, Food Plating & Presentation

• Excellent cooking skills and the ability to serve maximum customer in busy periods.

• Strong organizational and time management skills to handle multiple responsibilities.

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to liaise with kitchen staff, front of house and suppliers.

• Strong resilience and adequate stamina to handle high pressure situation.

• Ability and willingness to upskill and learn for restaurant betterment.

Salary Offer:

The successful candidate will be offered a competitive annual salary of £27,000.

At Spice valley, we value a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates. If you are passionate about the restaurant industry, possess the necessary skills and qualifications, and are seeking an exciting opportunity, please submit your application with a resume. We look forward to reviewing your application and potentially welcoming you to our team.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further steps in the hiring process.

If you are interested, simply email us your CV here info@spicevalleynorwich.com to apply.