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My team and I will be more than happy to help you create your profile. Please, can you forward me your CV and we will get started on it. If there is any additional information, we need we will let you know. Once we complete your profile we will send you the Login details and please read through all the information on your profile to make sure they are correct. If you are satisfied that everything is in order, you can press the Play button in the top right-hand corner of the Profile page, and your Profile will be activated.
Go to our Webpage at: chefsforlondon.com and on the homepage click on the Add Profile&CVs button or create a username and password. You will then be able to create your Profile, and it is a very simple questionnaire that will only take a few minutes of your time. Not only will we post this information on our website for Restaurants to view, but it will also provide our team with all the necessary information we need to help you find the best possible Job in London. For more information, please go to our service page or contact the office by email or telephone.
We have access to an extensive restaurant network that enables us to work with all types of Restaurants. If you are looking to work for a particular type of Restaurant or would like to specialize in certain cuisines, please let us know, and our team will do their best to make that happen for you.
We are a free service for Chefs and all our time and experience is invested in managing your career and finding you the best possible Jobs in London. However, we will be more than happy to send you a brochure that we have put together for our Chefs. It is all the necessary information you will need to get you started in London. Including:<br> Websites to help you find a flat<br> Where to buy your travel card<br> How to open a bank account<br> General information about London, where to go and what to do<br>
Unfortunately, we are a free service for Chefs only and all our time and experience is invested in managing your career and finding you the best possible Jobs in London. It enables us to make sure that we provide our Chefs with the best possible service.
<strong>Chefs for London</strong>is a free service for all our Chefs looking for Jobs in London. No risk and no payment are needed whatsoever. However, we do ask all our Chefs to respect the timing and to please show up for all the interviews we set up for them. We also want you to create a profile with us. It is a very simple step-by-step process and will only take a few minutes of your time. This information will provide us with all the necessary details we need to help you find the best possible Job in London.
It is up to our Chefs to decide if they like the Restaurant or feel comfortable in the kitchen. If you decide that this is not the right kitchen we will continue searching for Restaurants until we find the right establishment for you. However, we do advise our Chefs to consider their first Job offers
We encourage all our Chefs to find their own opportunities as well. By doing so, you will have a much wider choice and be able to land yourself a better Job in London. If our Chefs do take or find another Job by themselves, please feel free to contact us with the conditions of employment and we can advise you and make sure that it is the right job for you.
We will try to do our best if you send us your location details but please keep in mind getting the right Job is sometimes more important than where you live. London is a big city, but they have an excellent transport system in place. It means that even if you live on the outskirts of London it will only take you about 30 min to 45 min to get to most places in London. You can also go on the TFL website, and they will find the quickest way to and from your house and show you the timetables. (New this year starting from the 12 September you will be able to travel on the Jubilee, Victoria, Piccadilly, Central, and Northern Tube lines all night on Fridays and Saturdays.)
It will all depend on your experience working as a Chef. By joining our network, we dedicate our time to match your experience and negotiate your salary to the best possible Restaurants in our network. Our team will also stay in contact with you and manage your career as you gain more experience working in London.
Unfortunately, we cannot guarantee any of our Chefs a Job in London. There are just too many things involved. However, we do guarantee trial shifts at the Restaurants for our Chefs, and that is already 60&#37; of the job done. The trial shifts will be arranged beforehand based on the information you provided us with in your CV. If you are a dedicated and hard worker, there should be no reason you should not get the Job. It is also in our best interested to find our Chefs a Job in London, and we will do whatever it takes to try and find you the perfect job.
We will be more than happy to do that. Please let us know what your concerns are or what other information you would like us to provide you with and we will answer them as best we can.
It is no problem whatsoever. We have access to an extensive restaurant network with many different types of kitchens. Most of our clients want us to find them Chefs who know and understand their restaurant and food. So for instance, they want Spanish Chefs to cook Spanish food and most of the time they will only employ Spanish Chefs for that Restaurant. We do advise you to at least start practicing basic English because this will be important for you to grow your career as a Chef in London.
We are sorry to inform you but unfortunately we will not be able to help you at this point. Our Restaurants demand only experienced or qualified Chefs.
It is not a problem as long as you are focused and willing to work hard. We have access to an extensive restaurant network with the best possible career opportunities available in the London restaurant scene - opportunities that promises to boost your career as a chef. And will allow you to work alongside and be mentored by some of the best Chefs in the world. Please forward us your CV or join our network and we will take matters from there.
It is not necessary. You can just forward us your CV and one of our team members will be more than happy to help you. However, we strongly recommend you create a profile with us. It is a very simple step-by-step process and will only take a few minutes of your time. This information will provide us with all the necessary details we need to help you find the best possible Job in London. By doing so, it allows us to get straight to work and reduce the amount of frustrating emails and calls going back and forward usually experienced during the recruitment process.