Sous Chef

Recruiter
Location
Healthcare At Home
Salary
Competitive
Posted
20 Apr 2017
Closes
18 May 2017
Job Function
Chef
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Food is at the heart of everything we do in our restaurants, delis and coffee bars, it's what we're judged on and therefore it must be right. Without food, we wouldn't have a business.

Salary: £19,500 per annum

Working Pattern: 37.5 hours per week, Mon to Fri

Contract Type: Permanent

Contact Name: Matt Gransden

This is a brand new site for Catermasters

Job specification:

A great opportunity has arisen for a Sous Chef.

• Responsible for assisting the Head Chef in preparation of all foods. Maintenance and cleaning of the kitchen unit in accordance with company standards and statutory regulations.
• Ready to take control of the kitchen in the absence of the Head Chef.
• To ensure that legal and company requirements are adhered to in respect of Hygiene, Health & Safety, Employment Law, and Food Safety Law for all staff, visitors and customers.
• To ensure that all dishes are presented to the highest standard in terms of colour, content, balance, freshness and flavour.
• To ensure all employees in your direct control adhere to the correct standards of dress and appearance as set out in Operational Standards.
• To ensure through effective communication, that all unit employees are aware of desserts and correct price is charged.
• To cost all menus in accordance with the budget, record daily wastage and quantities sold.

Candidate Profile:

• Someone with a desire and passion to cook with fresh quality ingredients sources from local producers.
• We are looking for someone who is willing to always push culinary boundaries.
• Has experience of leading a small team or section.

Desired Experience:

• Ideally have worked in a restaurant/hospitality/hotel kitchen.
• Minimum of two years’ experience.

If you feel you have the above qualities and more, and you want to work within a forward thinking company whose passion for food, people development & excellent customer / client service is second to none - then we want to hear from you.