Head Chef | Allawah Hotel

The Venue

Occupying a prominent corner on lively Railway Parade, this pub has been a local favourite since it first opened in 1928. A neighbourhood institution, the Allawah Hotel is a classic example of interwar architecture with soaring arches and a massive terrace. Known for quality pub food and friendly staff, it’s the perfect spot to catch live sport, have a mid-week feed or host a function or private event.


We are looking for a skilled Senior Chef that can head up this small yet dynamic team, build the food offering and have engagement with the community. We are looking for someone that has the following skills and experience:


  • 3+ years as a sous chef or above
  • Experience working in a local pub, bistro or restaurant
  • Good management, organisation and communication skills
  • Experienced in menu creation, costings and wages
  • A great attitude and leadership skills with an eye for detail and consistency


You will have the skills to working in a busy environment and be adaptable, having pub experience will be a benefit to the role but not essential.


The Benefits

What will you get when you join Merivale? Firstly, you will be joining a company that wants you to succeed, grow and develop yourself, then there are the amazing staff benefits which include up to  50% discounts across the group. You will also get on the job training, career opportunities, free lunch and a competitive award-based salary.

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