Sous chef

Job Ref: JO-2104-15842
Sector: Hospitality & Catering
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 26 April 2021
  • Isle of Sheppey, Kent Isle of Sheppey Kent South East ME12 4BQ
  • £24,000 - £26,000 per Annum
  • Blue Arrow
  • 01622 662144
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Our client offers a really enjoyable working environment, and their family culture means you will get 1 guaranteed weekend day off a week, and time off for Christmas & boxing day minimum, with up to 7 days off for Christmas week.
This role is to work at a beautiful 4*, AA rosette, 16th century Inn wedding venue. Approximately 60 minutes from London. Due to the remote location transport is required.
The venue, with its 2 kitchens and onsite butchery, hosts over 100+ weddings a year and has 4* onsite accommodation for 75+.
The site has an expansive Kitchen Garden, family-owned Farm, private Game Estate, and extensive local suppliers, and champion homegrown Kentish produce.
Our client is looking for a passionate, organised and proactive Sous Chef to add to the banqueting team.
· Meals provided
· 4% pension plans
· 2 days off a week,1 day off a weekend
· Chefs included in tips
· Uniform supplied and laundered
· Closed for Christmas
Job Type: Full-time 50hrs/wk
Salary: £24k to £26k /year
As well as day to day running of their section, the Sous will be responsible for;
-Guiding and management of junior members of staff
-Oversee the smooth running of the function kitchen on a day-to-day basis
-Planning and leading the preparation of all function menus
-Meeting with events coordinators, weekly to discuss the coming events
-Applying best health and safety practices for food handling, general cleanliness, and maintenance of kitchen
-Understanding demands of service from ordering to delivery
- Assists with training of newly hired kitchen staff.
Ideal candidates should have:
-At least 2 years' experience cooking in a banqueting/weddings/events environment.
-the ability to lead a team in a fast-paced and sometimes challenging environment, maintaining a cool head under pressure.
-be a reliable, talented and driven Chef,
-Extensive knowledge and practical ability in all aspects of cookery with good organisational skills
-Valid right to work in the UK

Blue Arrow
27/05/2021 14:44:30
GBP 24000.00 24000.00

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