Sous Chef

  • Job Reference: RBH14248
  • Date Posted: 29 May 2024
  • Recruiter: RBH Management
  • Location: Mercure Paignton, Paignton
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £30k per annum + great company benefits
  • Sector: Chefs - All Levels
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

JOIN OUR FAMILY

At RBH we believe our people are our biggest assets and understand the value in putting them first. Our approach to diversity in the workplace, health & wellbeing, sustainability, and individuality sets us apart from our competitors and is one of the reasons we are rated Top 30 Best Places to Work in Hospitality! We are passionate about the industry and always on the lookout for new talent to join us on our journey...

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A SOUS CHEF AT MERCURE PAIGNTON

What you'll be doing...

  • Directing the food preparation process and delegating tasks
  • Cooking and preparing high quality dishes using various techniques
  • Assisting the Head Chef to create menu items, recipes and develop dishes
  • Supervising all kitchen stations and providing guidance to junior level staff
  • Working with Head Chef to maintain kitchen organization, staff ability, and training opportunities.

WHAT WE NEED FROM YOU

We hire mostly on personality & potential but here are a few of our requirements...

  • Level 1 and 2 Food Safety Awards - advantageous
  • Level 2 Health and Safety in the Workplace Award - advantageous
  • Minimum 2 years relevant experience in a similar role - Chefs de Partie welcome!
  • Strong communicator with friendly and pleasant personality
  • Excellent people skills with the ability to engage with staff
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team, but also to use initiative and to work autonomously, as required.

WHAT WE OFFER

You will have access to a benefits package we believe truly works for our people and enhances our overall culture...

  • Discounted hotel room rates for you and your friends & family
  • Extra days holiday for your birthday
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Pension
  • Free meals on duty saving you over £1000 per year

To learn more about our full benefits package, click here to watch our employee benefits video.


EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES

RBH Hospitality Management is an equal opportunity employer. We believe in hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive, people-first culture. If at any point throughout our process you require reasonable adjustments, please contact careers@rbhmanagement.com .

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