Bar + Block is an informal, all-day dining restaurant with a large open kitchen and spectacular central bar. Our particular passion is high quality steaks, hand cut to order. With an impressive drinks list and bar snacks menu, our customers love sharing, grazing, drinking and socialising here any time of the week. We are proud to be part of the Whitbread family of brands. As the UK’s largest operator of hotels, restaurants and coffee shops, Whitbread makes everyday experiences special for millions of customers. And creates excellent career opportunities for people like you. Working closely with the Kitchen Manager, you’ll be at the heart of a world class kitchen operation. As Head Chef, you’ll lead the way in making sure all food is prepared safely, cooked perfectly and presented irresistibly. And as shift leader, you’ll make sure the team knows all about offers, promotions and menu changes. Bringing out the best in kitchen staff through coaching, and building strong links with the front of house team, you’ll see that every customer benefits from a brilliant dining experience. And your keen eye on the finances will keep everything sustainable. An experienced chef, you have the expertise to drive an excellent kitchen operation. You’ll bring to the role an impressive dedication to maintaining quality and safety. Add in your talents as a leader and coach, and you’ve got everything it takes to solve problems and keep things running smoothly. Like all of us, you really care about our customers. You’re committed to your colleagues too, and you’ll work hard for them. Crucially, you always strive to be the best in everything you do. At every venue in the Whitbread family, everyone is welcome. That goes for our customers, and it goes for our people too. Whatever level you start at, we’ll help you reach your full potential. You’ll enjoy the chance to shine every day. And you’ll benefit from the best training and development programmes in the industry. So wherever you’re coming from, we will help you get to anywhere you want to go. Offering competitive pay rates, excellent discounts across our Premier Inn, restaurant and Costa Coffee brands! Not forgetting additional benefits that come part of the package.