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Head Baker – Artisan bakery

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Are you passionate Head Baker and ready to take the lead in a well-established bakery in the heart of Hackney? We are seeking a talented and experienced Head Baker to join our team and continue their tradition of delivering exceptional baked goods to their loyal customers. If you have a passion for Viennoiserie, and a creative flair for new recipes, we want to hear from you!

My client, has been a beloved fixture in Hackney for many years. Their commitment to quality, tradition and innovation has made them into a local favourite. As the Head Baker, you will play a pivotal role in the bakery’s continued success by overseeing the daily production of a wide range of baked goods.


  • Collaborate with the Executive chef to create and execute innovative and modern viennoiserie pastries and breads.
  • Train & develop bakery team to ensure consistency and quality in food preparation.
  • Oversee day to day running of bakery to maintain high standards set in place.
  • Assist in stock management and ordering of ingredients to maintain bakery stock levels.
  • Monitor and maintain kitchen hygiene and safety standards.
  • Uphold the bakery’s commitment to excellence in customer service and satisfaction.


  • Proven experience as a Head Baker or a similar role in a bakery environment.
  • Strong knowledge of baking techniques, viennoiserie and sourdough breadmaking.
  • Creativity and innovation in developing new recipes.
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Knowledge of health and safety regulations.
  • Flexibility with work hours, including weekends and holidays.
  • Passionate about high end Viennoiserie and baked goods.


  • Competitive salary based on experience.
  • Opportunity to showcase creativity and flair.
  • A supportive and collaborative team environment.
  • Career growth and development opportunities.
  • Employee discounts and benefits package.
  • A chance to be part of a beloved successful bakery.
  • Day time shifts

If you’re ready to take your baking career to the next level and become an integral part of a passionate team, we’d love to hear from you. Apply now by submitting your CV Below.

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