Sous Chef

Location
Shrivenham
Salary
Up to 11.50ph
Posted
22 Feb 2017
Closes
22 Mar 2017
Ref
compass/TP/83355/30295/SP
Contact
Mr Matthew Turrell
Job Function
Chef
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We have an exciting opportunity for a Sous Chef, to provide a high quality, bespoke and personal service whilst being given the opportunity to develop.

Main responsibilities

You will support the Head Chef with the management of all aspects of the kitchen including ensuring the very highest standards in food quality and presentation, ensuring all legislative requirements are fulfilled and financial controls are maintained.

Ideal candidate
  • Qualified to NVQ level1/2 in food preparation and cooking or equivalent
  • Have excellent culinary skills with an attention to detail
  • A creative thinker with sound knowledge of the latest food trends
  • Quality driven
  • A team player with experience of supervising a team within a similar environment
  • Self motivated with the ability to work in a pressurised environment
  • Have sound knowledge of hygiene, health and safety requirements
  • Computer literate
About the company

ESS Support Services Worldwide is the defence, government, offshore and remote business sector of Compass Group UK & Ireland. It provides food and support services to major companies and organisations operating in remote sites, defence, central and local government departments, police, prisons & offshore sectors.