Sous Chef

Job Ref: JO-2110-22490_1634116926
Sector: Hospitality & Catering
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 13 October 2021
  • Peterborough, Cambridgeshire PE1 1RS Peterborough Cambridgeshire Midlands PE1 1RS
  • £22,000 - £25,000 per Annum
  • Blue Arrow
  • 01733 342766
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* Directing the food preparation process and delegating tasks
* Cooking and preparing high quality dishes
* Assisting the Head Chef to create menu items, recipes and develop dishes
* Supervising all kitchen stations
* Supervising, motivating and working closely with other Chefs of all levels
* Being responsible for health and safety
* Being responsible for food hygiene practices
* Ensuring food quality and excellent standards are maintained for all dishes created
* Assisting with determining food inventory needs, stocking and ordering
* Ensuring the kitchen meets all regulations including sanitary and food safety guidelines
A Sous Chef you will ideally need;
* Level 1 and 2 Food Safety Awards
* Level 2 Health and Safety in the Workplace Award
* Minimum 2 years' experience as a sous chef
* Awareness of manual handling techniques
* Awareness of Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations (COSHH) and chemical safety
* Experience of heavy duty and general kitchen equipment
* Experience of dangerous equipment such as knives
* Competent level of English spoken and written
Desirable and useful but not necessary qualifications include:
* City & Guilds 706/1 | 706/2 Catering
* NVQ Level 2
* Level 3 Food Safety Awards
Alongside some of these more general skills, all good Sous Chefs should possess:
* Good knowledge of all sections
* Ability to produce good quality food
* Good oral communication
* Team management skills
* High level of attention to detail
* Good level of numeracy
* Enthusiasm to develop your own skills and knowledge plus those around you
* Adaptability to change and willingness to embrace new ideas and processes
* Ability to work unsupervised and deliver quality work
* Positive and approachable manner
* Team player qualities

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13/11/2021 09:22:06
GBP 22000.00 22000.00

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