Sous Chef

Posted 1 week ago by Jobs 2 Go

Sous Chef

Flitch of Bacon

Little Dunmow

£30,000 + Bonus

Set in the heart of the Essex countryside, Tim Allen's Flitch of Bacon is a modern British Inn - a place to eat, drink and sleep.

We are currently looking for a Sous Chef assist the Head Chef in creating dishes from local, seasonal and fresh produce.

The ideal candidate should be from a multi AA rosette background and have flair in delivering outstanding dishes!

You will be working closely within the small team, as well as with Tim in the restaurant’s stunning kitchen.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Coordinating food preparation with other kitchen team members as instructed by the Head Chef, ensuring food is produced and presented to a high standard
  • Minimise waste at all times
  • Prep food as instructed by the Head Chef and on own initiative
  • Assist Head Chef in the process of recruitment, induction and kitchen training
  • Assist Head Chef in checking food orders and menus and plan ordering requirements accordingly
  • Liaise with nominated suppliers to source specially requested food items
  • Control ordering of fresh and frozen food produce
  • Regularly inspect all kitchen areas for potential risks of temperature control of food
  • Liaise with Head Chef to plan and price menus
  • Communicate effectively with staff on all levels including encouraging team members to contribute to the agenda of regular team meetings

The Ideal Candidate will have/be:

  • Confident in communication
  • Have 2 years + experience in a similar role Essential
  • Positive approach to work and staff Essential
  • Flexible Essential
  • Basic Food Hygiene Certificate Essential

If you are currently looking for a role with progression, the opportunity to gain first-hand experience from a renowned Chef all whilst working in a beautiful setting, apply now.

We regret that we are unable to respond to all applications, therefore only shortlisted applicants will be contacted within 7 days of the closing date.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer

Reference: 36097885

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