The tale of the disappearing London Chef!!

We touched on the shortage of Chefs in London late last year, and only 10 days into the new year we hear Employers really struggling to find skilled Chefs (and Restaurant Managers). The Chef crisis needs to be tackled from all angles – education, incentives, public and private sector +. London is a foodie city, relying on good Hospitality staff at every level. However, the talent pool seems to be

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How many people will work on Christmas Day in London??………………………900,000.00??

That’s how many (circa) were reported to have worked last year.  That’s huge!! and the numbers keep increasing year on year. It’s an increase of more than 80% over the past 15 plus years. So where is everyone working?  As you’d expect a vast number are working in service orientated jobs such as hospitality – busy making

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HAPPY DECEMBER……A GREAT MONTH TO….

Start working on the Euro Ski Fields……ramp up your work hours – YAY I’m a Christmas Temp…….sign up for Casual Festive Hospitality work…… It’s the silly season, but make sure you work for a reputable employer ( call ACAS if in any doubts about work matters) , keep yourself safe travelling to and from work

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Chef shortage…

Chefs you are in great demand. There’s been a reported shortage of Chefs in London in 2015, 2016 and now the media alerts us that Brexit will worsen the Chef shortage. The Evening Standard (2 February 2016) reported that ‘by the year 2020, the UK will be 11,000 chefs short…….(and) in the last year alone,

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