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What does a chef experience include?

A chef service is your key to having delicious, nutritious, and affordable meals in the comfort of your home without the daily grind of planning, preparing, and cooking. Taskers with chef jobs near you can assist you with your everyday meals and can customise them according to your needs! Here are a few of the perks you can have when you hire a chef online:

Meal preparation and planning

Do you love rice meals? Hate onions? Want more garlic? A chef-for-hire learns your needs and preferences for them to create delicious and healthy meals personalised to your tastes and dietary requirements. Whether you’re on a strict diet because you’re looking to improve your fitness or just want to have a taste of different dishes, getting someone to prep and plan your meals is perfect for when you’re struggling to come up with meal ideas! 

In-house chef

For those who love having delicious home-cooked meals but don’t have the time to whip them up themselves, getting a personal food chef is truly convenient! They can come to your home with everything needed and prepare multiple customised meals in your kitchen. You can even have a stay-at-home chef when you need a meal or snack any time of the day! They can cook meals ready to be consumed immediately or prepare a batch of meals for the week and store them in your freezer. They will leave your kitchen spick and span, filled with aromas of freshly prepared meals and dishes.

On top of your chef service, you can also get a personal grocery shopper on Airtasker! They can go to the nearest supermarket and pick up your needed items, so you don’t have to step outside.

Parties and catering

Planning to host a dinner party? Book a chef job and let a professional chef take a load off your shoulders! They can handle the prepping and cooking and ensure a smooth dining experience for you and your guests. From intimate gatherings up to big family parties of 30 or more, hiring a private chef can undoubtedly help you achieve a successful and stress-free event.

Besides personal chefs, you can also get a caterer with just one post on our platform instead of spending hours looking up local catering companies. You can even go all the way and hire a baker to create a custom cake! Whether it’s a simple dedication cake or an all-out themed cake, professional bakers on Airtasker can handle your needs.

Recent Local Chef tasks in Newcastle

I need private chef

$1,000

Belmont NSW 2280, Australia

25th May 2021

Hi, looking for a private chef for Sat, 5th of June for around 6.30pm. Looking for a degustation style menu. Thanks, Emma

Chef or experienced Cook - Casual position

$600

Milton QLD, Australia

14th Dec 2020

We are in the first stages of creating a takeaway salad shop in Newcastle. We are aiming to open in February 2021. We are looking for a Chef or experienced Cook to assist us to develop a menu of delicious salads and work in the kitchen to prepare them fresh Mon - Sat . We are hoping to find someone who is enthusiastic about creating healthy food and that would love the opportunity to build their own menu and have the flexibility to negotiate their hours depending on business and personal needs.

Private chef

$200

Newcastle NSW, Australia

24th Sep 2020

I need a private chef for a 3 course dinner for 2 people for an engagement celebration in Hunter Valley the dates will either be the 31st of October or the 7th of November

Dinner Party Chef for evening service

$500

Sydney NSW, Australia

27th Jul 2020

We are in need of a chef to come and cook dinner in our kitchen for a group 16 people. There will be a mixture of meat eaters and Vegans.

I need private chef

$600

Wangi Wangi NSW, Australia

14th Jan 2020

Looking for a chef to come in and cook a nice meal (3 course meal) for 7 people on Saturday 22nd February in Wangi Wangi? Open to suggestions on the type of food.

Private chef - lunch or dinner for family meal

$200

Newcastle NSW, Australia

12th Sep 2018

Cook a healthy, home made meal to (almost!) restaurant standards for our family birthday event. 14 people, limited dietary requirements. Would love someone to come to the holiday house, prepare and cook food there, serve and clean up. Communication over the menu/plan also important. Event is this Saturday, lunch or dinner time to be confirmed Location - 50mins from Newcastle - Pindimar

Cook. Chef.

$25

Warners Bay, NSW

17th Aug 2013

We require the services of a cook to run a family kitchen. Duties will include complete control of the Kitchen, stocking, cooking & preparing meals in advance for 2 - 4 people with one afternoon required. Times to be discussed & we are flexible. This will be a Cash payment, rate is negotiable, kitchen duties only. It is expected meals will be made in advance & be able to be easily microwaved. This is a special needs family, its just the hours of standing that stop the family from doing this. Please contact me Robynne 046648****+ show full number or [admin: private contact details hidden (Airtasker trust and safety policy). Private messaging feature available once task assigned], for any further information you may require.

Chef and/or Cook

$150

Kahibah NSW 2290, Australia

4th Feb 2021

Hi, I own a small but busy cafe and need a chef to work from 6.30am - 12noon on Saturdays. Efficient kitchen and already established and experienced staff.

I need chef services

$200

Cooranbong NSW, Australia

2nd Nov 2020

I need a chef for friends birthday dinner, 3 courses approx 8 people for Friday 20th November. Please

Private chef caves beach

$50

Caves Beach NSW, Australia

27th Aug 2020

Looking for a chef to cook dinner and dessert for 8 people Friday 25th September and dinner and dessert Saturday 26th September food will be in the house ready to go, so literally just cooking.

Casual Cook or Chef

$75

Milton QLD, Australia

31st May 2020

Hi, my partner and I are looking to open a takeaway salad shop in August. We are looking for expression of interest from a experienced Cook or Chef to assist us for the first 3 months. We need help with creating a salad menu and to show us how to make the salads etc The hours can be flexible and wage is negotiable. Please reply if you are interested.

Needing Cook/Chef .to make healthy meal prep

$85

Lambton NSW, Australia

24th Dec 2019

Hi would like someone ongoing to make meal prep for me and my wife 4days a week Lunch and dinner for both me and her. we would like Healthy food my wife is vegetarian and i don't mined eating vego food as. we like most food we are not picky as long as it is nice and healthy.

BBQ chef needed for 30th party

$200

Charlestown NSW 2290, Australia

4th Sep 2018

I am hosting a 30th birthday at home, and would like for someone with previous professional cooking experience to man the BBQ and prepare/cook all the meat. I will provide all meat and salads, and also already have a large BBQ with utensils which is well-maintained. Ideally you will arrive shortly before the party starts to prep, and stay until food is served. It will be a straightforward BBQ - steak, sausages etc You won't need to clean up. If you have an appropriate uniform that would be preferred.

Private chef for birthday dinner

$300

Macquarie Hills NSW, Australia

29th Sep 2021

We are looking for a chef to come cook a 3 course meal in our home for 6-8 people. Menu will be discussed with the successful applicant

Chef for event

$300

Morisset NSW, Australia

30th Jan 2021

Need a chef for a small event (12) at morisett on the 5th of March for a dinner.

I need private chef

$350

Merewether NSW 2291, Australia

2nd Nov 2020

Looking for a private chef to cater for a dinner party of 12-14 people to celebrate a 70th.

I need private chef

$600

Newcastle NSW, Australia

8th Aug 2020

Cater for 12-15 people in February 2021 for a dinner, open to suggestions regarding food.

Pastry chef

$100

Jewells NSW, Australia

13th May 2020

We need a person for helping with patisserie . It is just simples patisseries nothing too complex.

I need home chef

$120

Hamilton NSW, Australia

16th May 2019

Assist preparation 3 different dishes rob ably curries Friday May 24

Chef or caterer for christmas eve for 6 people

$500

Birmingham Gardens NSW 2287, Australia

16th Dec 2014

Looking for a chef or caterer to come to a private house in Wallsend. You will need to provide the food cook the food provide a sample menu - you choose - 3 to 4 courses serve the food clean up 6 people small family celebration in a private home in Wallsend a suburb of Newcastle - nice people - all professionals Date: Christmas Eve 24 December Please provide a sample menu and the TOTAL cost to do the job Cash in hand OK. I did not how much to quote, so set a budget of $500, neg Job is NOW Urgent