Marlin is a specialist private household staff agency for clients looking for private chefs and private cooks on a short or long-term basis. All of our candidates are professionally qualified and will have held senior positions within award-winning restaurants and/or five-star hotels. Our private chefs have extensive experience of working in private households. This means that any candidate submitted for a position is of the highest calibre.
Our private chefs are trained in preparing a wide range of cuisines such as British, French, Asian, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean and Japanese. Their expertise extends to speciality diets such as macrobiotic, low sodium, Pritikin diets, low protein, low carb, diabetic, wheat free and more. At Marlin Private Staff, we guarantee emphasis on the personality of our private chefs so that we find the best possible match for our clients. The private chef will typically work for one household either leading or as part of a team. A private chef will typically be involved with an individual Principal or family based at a particular residence. Our private chefs are always open to travel to multiple locations including yachts, private jets, ski chalets for business and holidays, summer/winter residences or weekend private residences. They will be well equipped to liaise with the Principal directly or the respective house and/or estate manager in ensuring they deliver the highest quality cuisine.
The duties of a private chef include shopping for groceries, planning menus, and preparing and cooking food for the employer and his or her guests. Particular attention is paid to any culinary or dietary requirements, food safety and hygiene. Responsibilities may extend to managing or assisting with parties and events and managing kitchen budgets. Our private chefs are used to working with UHNW families and are fully committed and flexible depending on the client’s needs. We recruit for both ‘live in’ and ‘live out’ private chefs and have many candidates capable of speaking multiple languages if required.
To get immediate access to the best private chefs, contact our team at Marlin Private Staff to discuss your private household needs. We have a proven track record working with UHNW clients on an international scale. We also recruit for other private household staff positions including personal butlers, estate managers, chauffeurs, private security, personal assistants and housekeepers. You can contact our team on +44(0)20 7060 1130 or send us an enquiry to find your next private chef.