Sous Chef

Sous Chef, Cotswold Country Inn

Have you ever wanted to work in one of the most beautiful areas in the world? Your luck is in! I am currently looking for an experienced and passionate Sous Chef for a busy, beautiful Cotswold country inn in a quintessential Cotswold Village.

This award-winning location benefits from an experienced Head Chef, and young passionate team, and are looking for a full-time Sous Chef to join the team with a real desire to provide the best food using locally sourced fresh food. The kitchen team is undergoing a re-structuring, and offers a 40 hour work week, a great salary plus fantastic tips.

The role will include (but not be limited to);

• Ensuring smooth and efficient kitchen operations
• Being an essential part of the kitchen team and the business in general
• Coaching and training the kitchen team to high standards, leading by example
• Effective stock control and management to minimise unnecessary wastage
• Being an essential part of menu creation and development
• Ensuring you and the team are always up to date with the latest recipes, allergens, pre-orders etc…
• Ensuring the kitchen is a safe and hygienic place to work, with 5 star attention to detail
• Ensuring all policies and procedures are always followed
• Budgets and food costs managed effectively

Experience and Skills required

• Minimum Level 3 Food Hygiene Certificate.
• Training on HACCP & COSHH systems.
• Creative and passionate about food.
• Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines.

Personal Characteristics

• Flexible as regards to shift patterns
• Sunny and infectious positive attitude
• Honest
• Responsible and trustworthy
• Creative
• Have the ability to work within a team
• Willingness to go over and beyond

Salary and Benefits

•My client is offering the successful Sous Chef a salary of between £26,000 and £30,000 per year
•Fantastic working environment
•Great Tips
•40 hour work week

Live-in can be arranged for the successful candidate, but due to the clients rural location, you must own your own transport.

If you like the idea of working in a beautiful country location, please submit your CV via this website. For further information or for a friendly chat please contact Andrew Cochrane at our Oxford office.

Please note, only successful applicants will be contacted.

Job Summary

Job Title Sous Chef
Location Burford,Oxfordshire
Job Type Permanent
Salary £30k
Last Updated 31/05/2019
Reference SF45570
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