Job listing

  • Job title: Head chef-kitchen manager
  • Venue: Waxy O'Connor's & Waxy's Little Sister (London)
  • Address: 14-16 Rupert Street, London, W1D 6DD
  • Hours: Full Time
  • Contract: Permanent



London’s biggest and best Irish bar sells more Guinness at any other in the UK. The team here serve up a warm welcome with a distinct Irish accent. So the vibe is laid back – except when we’re watching the big games in Rugby, Hurling and Gaelic Football or hosting a traditional music session. Our team are enthusiastic about sharing their love of all things Irish and building on our reputation for warm hospitality and traditional, wholesome food. If you share our passion and are up for the craic, you’ll be made most welcome too.


As Kitchen Manager you’ll work with your General Manager and Executive Chef to deliver the businesses menus to the high and consistent standards. You will be able to effectively communicate with the Executive Chef, discussing menu feedback and customer So, you’ll look to make the best use of seasonal produce, manage purchasing and keep costs front of mind. You’ll also lead and develop the kitchen team, ensuring skills are up to scratch, opportunities for development are clear and training is implemented appropriately. Of course, you’ll ensure you and your team deliver the highest standards of health & hygiene practice too. So, if you’re eager to bring your ideas to work and to develop and maximise business opportunities, write your next chapter with us.


Glendola Leisure operates many different bars, pubs and restaurants across the UK in London, Glasgow, Belfast & Edinburgh. In your City you will be part of a small team supported by our wider group and open to all the opportunities that come with that. What we all share as part of the Glendola Family is a passion for our customers, being experts in our products, providing exceptional service and a commitment to being better every day.

If you can offer friendliness, a ‘can-do’ attitude and willingness to become an expert in your products and want a role that is as individual are you are then you’re the one for us. It is time you stopped going to work and started coming to life.

We are proud to offer:

  • Some of the best Career Growth opportunities in the industry
  • A competitive and progressive salary
  • A share of the Companywide Service Charge through TRONC
  • 28 days paid holiday per annum inclusive of bank holidays
  • Complimentary meals on duty
  • Annual staff events
  • 20% Discount at all Glendola Leisure Venues
  • Opportunities to innovate and contribute to the growth of your business.

Are you ready to be part of one of the hospitality industry’s biggest success stories? It’s time to apply.