Newtown Baking and Pizza
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|Posted On:||Friday, 25th January 2019|
960 West Beverley Street, Staunton, Virginia 24401
About Newtown Baking and Pizza:
Located in Staunton, VA, in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley Newtown Baking and Pizza is a community food establishment that has been in operation for over ten years. Serving pastries and bread by day, and pizza and other wood- fired, Mediterranean inspired dishes by night, our diverse menu makes Newtown a favorite for locals and visitors alike. The day (bakery) and night service compliment one another, relying on a motivated and functional team to uphold the bakery and restaurant’s reputation with dedication to quality, delicious, and affordable food.
We are seeking a creative, empathetic, and self-driven Leader to join our dinner-service team and help us grow our business. An ideal candidate will be one with an interest in wood-fired cooking and a passion for and interest in seasonally-inspired and locally sourced cuisine.
The Head Chef is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day culinary operations of Newtown Baking and Pizza while ensuring the highest quality of food for our guests. This position is responsible for managing and supervising all dinner- service kitchen personnel, coordinating orders from various food purveyors and farmers, collaborating with our bakery team, and planning/ executing a creative, locally-sourced, and seasonally-inspired menu.
This is a full-time, exempt, year round position. Salary is commensurate with experience. At Newtown Baking and Pizza, teamwork is paramount; we believe that great teams are formed through individuals who lead lives that offer them a meaningful quality of life. This position is (generally) a 5 day work week; if you are a culinary professional wishing to strike a healthy balance between work and home life, this position could be a great fit. Basic benefits include workers’ compensation coverage and earned vacation/sick leave.
Please send resume, three professional references, and letter of interest to