Sous Chef

Location
Sevenoaks
Salary
Up to £10.50 per hour
Posted
21 Sep 2017
Closes
19 Oct 2017
Ref
compass/TP/301050/34716/CP
Contact
Ms Caroline Pearson
Job Function
Chef
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We have an exciting opportunity for a Sous Chef for a high volume and high profile unit based in Sevenoaks.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Sous Chef to work closely within a highly experienced and trained team.

You will be preparing the highest standard of food for the breakfast and lunch service serving c700 staff onsite.

For the right candidate we offer fantastic career development programmes and management training opportunities. We encourage our staff to be the best they can be and support future career aspirations.

Package description
  • Monday - Friday, 40 hours per week
  • Uniforms supplied
  • Possibility of joining the company pension and share scheme
  • Meals on duty
  • Free car parking
  • Up to 10% discount in various high street stores including travel
Main responsibilities

To work closely with the Chef Manager to aid in the day to day operation and control procedures of the kitchen and all the food operations at all times, whilst complying with company standards and policies. To ensure the overall management of the food operation including set up and break down and operation of these areas.

You need to be proactive, professional with a positive and ambitious attitude. If you put in the work you will be recognised.

Ideal candidate
  • Superb culinary skill with a huge passion for quality food and ingredients
  • High standards and be quality driven
  • Committed to food and customer service innovation
  • Excellent people skills with the ability to develop and work well within a team
  • Outgoing, passionate, excellent customer service and communication skills are required for this highly visible position
  • Qualified to NVQ level1/2 in food preparation and cooking or equivalent
  • A team player with experience of supervising a team within a similar environment
About the company

Eurest, part of Compass Group UK & Ireland, prides itself on leading the market in creating contemporary food service solutions for business and Industry workplace clients. We bring great service and exceptional culinary creativity and flair to employee restaurants, delis, cafes and executive dining rooms; from the tea room to the board room and everything in between.