SOUS CHEF (Brigade of 6)

The Tetley
Leeds, West Yorkshire
02 Apr 2019
30 Apr 2019
Job Function
Sous Chef
Contract Type
Full Time

SOUS CHEF (Brigade of 6)

45 hours per week (permanent contract)

£20,000 to £24,000 per annum (dependant on experience)

Kitchen open Sun - Tue 10am to 6pm, Wed - Sat 10am to 9pm

The Tetley Kitchen Team has an exciting opportunity for an established, or up-and-coming Sous Chef to join our award-winning team. We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated & exacting individual who enjoys working in a team environment, delivering outstanding dining experiences and who will always strive to deliver exceptional food in a Yorkshire bar, kitchen and premier events setting. 

Role & Responsibilities (Non-exhaustive)

Reporting directly to the Head Chef, with line management to General Manager and Board of Directors, the position is one of key importance.

Responsible for day to day running of the kitchen operation during HC days off/holiday periods, with support to HC, training & guidance for all brigade.

Creativity is encouraged, along with attention to detail, so you will have a constant input to, dishes, evolution of menus & general kitchen mechanics.

Maintaining all aspects of expected standards, from H&S, hygiene, food safety & execution standards to agreed visual / organoleptic requirements

A reasonable financial understanding is expected; however, training will be given to fully comprehend, stock management, margin & payroll targets.

Being a leader & part of an overarching team, your interpersonal skills as well as ability to cook with be vital to succeed in a warm rewarding environment.

Knowledge & experience of FSA compliance is expected, however higher-level training can be provided, along with more managerial & business skills

Our Values

The Tetley is a pioneering centre for contemporary art located in the stunning art deco headquarters of the former Tetley Brewery. Proud of our heritage in brewing and our present day in art, we are a great neighbourhood bar and restaurant and believe in scratch made recipes from locally-sourced ingredients, supporting local producers and artisan partners and providing a warm and welcoming sociable space where there’s always something interesting going on.

Whether you’re here to see the latest exhibition of contemporary art, take part in a workshop or event, or sample our locally sourced menu with a pint of Tetley’s, we always offer a warm Yorkshire welcome.

100% of proceeds from the Bar & Kitchen go directly into supporting our charity, creating a platform for amazing emerging artists, presenting breath-taking free exhibitions and helping communities and young people in Leeds find their creative voices.

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