Job Title: Unit Chef 

Requisition ID: 9570 

Segment: Education 

Brand: Lexington-Independents 

Work Arrangement: Onsite 

State: Virginia (US-VA) 

The Role at a glance:

We are looking to add an experienced, motivated Chef to our Lexington Independents team in Virginia Beach. As a chef, you will have the opportunity to supervise and participate in the preparation of meals for students & faculty. 


This position is Monday-Friday (day shift). 

What you'll be doing:

  • Planning, organizing, and supervising culinary operations of retail and catering services. 
  • Planning menus based on various factors, such as market trends, customer preferences, and nutritional considerations. 
  • Conferring with district managers or other departments regarding daily aspects of dining service. 
  • Directing and coordinating the work of kitchen staff. 
  • Other tasks as assigned.    

What we're looking for:


  • Certification by a recognized culinary institution or an equivalent combination of education and experience. 
  • At least three years’ experience in culinary management. 
  • Strong leadership and communication skills. 



  • At least one years’ experience in a similar role. 

Where you'll be working:

Cape Henry Collegiate School 


$20.00 per hour 



Full Time Benefits

•             Medical

•             Dental

•             Vision

•             Voluntary UNUM offering for Accident, Critical Illness and Hospital Indemnity

•             Discount Program

•             Commuter Benefits (Parking and Transit)

•             EAP

•             401k

•             Sick

•             Holiday Pay (9 paid holidays)

•             Tuition Reimbursement


About Lexington Independents:

Lexington Independents works to create culinary experiences for independent school districts across the country. We believe that healthy, delicious food is critical to the mental, physical, and social wellbeing of students, and we feel privileged to provide them with meals that they’ll love every day.

About Elior North America:

Elior North America is an equal opportunity employer.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to diversity and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and abilities. We take pride in supporting the development of our employees and their skills at all levels and in fostering an environment of growth.

At Elior North America, we are committed to offering growth and advancement opportunities for all of our employees. The valuable skills and experience you’ve gained with Elior will propel you further in your career, whether with our corporate office or one of our brand segments.

Disclaimer: This job description can be revised  by management as needed.




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