Junior Sous Chef

Location
Canary Wharf, London
Salary
Up to £27,000 + overtime
Posted
17 Mar 2017
Closes
14 Apr 2017
Ref
compass/TP/83355/30024/CC
Contact
Miss Charlotte Bradley
Job Function
Chef
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Passion, dedication, innovation along with a focus on fresh and exciting ingredients are all essential requirements for this  Hospitality Sous Chef vacancy. If you are a talented, ambitious chef looking to develop your skills but also have work life balance - this could be the role for you!

Package description

Up to £27,000 dependant on experience + overtime

Monday - Friday only!

High quality food with the freedom to be creative!

Compass Group UK & Ireland offers excellent career and development opportunities, as an organisation that's proud of its great people, we believe in the opportunity to recognise and develop great talent.  That's why we offer a number of courses and qualifications for our talented Managers.  For our future stars, we have The Academy and Accelerate programmes which will equip you for a career in Catering Management.  For established managers, we have our Evolve programme which will hone your existing skills and add to your managerial capabilities. We’re also Edexcel approved, so you can be sure you are getting the best training available to you.  So whether you are a Future Star with big aspirations or an established High Performer with a proven track record – there is a development plan for you.  If this isn’t enough, we offer a competitive salary, pension scheme and life assurance, sick pay, and company discounts. And because life isn't only about work, we offer a good annual leave entitlement too.

Main responsibilities

Working in a stunning building in Canary Wharf, you will be based within the fine dining  and hospitality kitchen working within a brigade of 7. You will report directly into the head hospitality chef and executive head chef.

 As Junior Sous Chef you will be working Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week but will need to be flexible as you will be required to work 2/3 evenings per week.

In this flagship site for the company, there are  36 meeting rooms  and 2 floors, hospitality  spread across two building you will be catering for a wide range of hospitality from sandwiches, bespoke hospitality – canape’s, buffets, 3 course lunches  dinners, bowl food, receptions, afternoon teas and banqueting etc .Catering for up to 500 covers per day.

You will be working in a great kitchen with the latest and top of the range equipment.

Ideal candidate

Talented, committed and enthusiastic chef, passion for food!

Standards are extremely high so it is essential you have experience from a similar contract catering background, Michelin star, 4-5 star hotel or rosette kitchen background. Good knowledge of health and safety, food  costing.Also team player. 

The business needs someone flexible, willing to commit and have attention to detail in all areas of this role.

About the company

Our Company vision is Great People, Great Service, Great Results and we believe your contribution is crucial to the success of the business. To achieve our vision we live by the values of Integrity, Team work, Passion, Can-Do and Responsibility.

At Restaurant Associates our vision is simple - 'Bringing people together with brilliant food, brilliant service and brilliant associates'

Our inspirational food is alive with flavour and nutrition, sourced in a socially responsible manner for the well-being of our customers, communities and the environment and we match this with the excellent service of our brilliant associates.

Our values are our DNA - INSPIRATIONAL FOOD - INNOVATIVE SPIRIT - ASSOCIATES WHO EXCEL - STRONGER TOGETHER