Junior Sous Chef - Luxury Hotel - Cheltenham - Up to £27K

  • Job Reference: JO-2103-14936
  • Date Posted: 24 March 2021
  • Recruiter: Blue Arrow
  • Location: Cheltenham
  • Salary: £25,000 to £27,000
  • Sector: Catering and Hospitality
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Position: Junior Sous Chef
Venue: Prestigious Luxury Hotel - 3AA Rosette - 14 cover Restaurant
Location: Cheltenham + Live In available
Salary: £25,000 to £27,000 + Service Charge
Type: Permanent, 5 out of 7 days

  • Are you looking for your next step in your kitchen Career?
  • Want to work with fresh food? ✔️
  • Want to work with a friendly team? ✔️
  • Have opportunities to progress? ✔️
  • I could go on! …..Then this role may be for you…

You will be part of a large team providing fantastic fresh, fine dining food for the staying guests at this luxury hotel. The restaurant has a number of awards for its food & service including 3 AA Rosette, & Good Food Guide listed. With just 14 covers, this is one of the most sought after dining bookings in Gloucestershire area.

In addition to a busy restaurant, you will also cater for a hospitality service including working lunches for meetings, afternoon tea and a variety of private functions.

If this sounds like you then perhaps you will be interested in working with at this Prestigious hotel.

The role

  • Passionate about nose to tail cooking.
  • Some Knowledge of classic cooking techniques.
  • Willingness to learn all sections of the Kitchen
  • Able to support the Head Chef & Sous chef.
  • Trained in the use of Microsoft office.
  • Creative and adaptable.

Job Description:

  • As a Jnr sous Chef your primary role will be to assist the Head chef & Sous chef in the day-to-day running of the kitchen
  • Oversee the preparation, cooking and presentation of meals for the restaurant.
  • You will maintain a good level of understanding of the restaurant and hospitality industry.
  • You will lead by example and build effective and constructive relationships.
  • You will communicate clearly, professionally and concisely.
  • Working collaboratively with others in pursuit of team goals.
  • Ensure all chefs are familiar with both the days and ongoing requirements.
  • Ensure the necessary products are in stock at the required quality and quantity for the day's preparation requirements.
  • Liaise with suppliers as soon as possible regarding any discrepancies in deliveries.
  • Ensure each dish leaving the kitchen is the required quality, quantity, presentation and correct temperature.
  • Ensure daily and weekly cleaning tasks are carried out in accordance with the HACCP plan.
  • Manage and train any junior kitchen staff as required to ensure they can perform their duties correctly.
  • Assist the Head Chef developing new dishes and menus.
  • Monitor portion and waste control and maintain profit margins.
  • Order ingredients as required and maintaining appropriate stock levels of these products.


  • Competitive Salary - Up to £27,000 + service charge
  • Live In available
  • 38 days holiday
  • Excellent company pension scheme and life assurance
  • Paid Overtime
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Reduced Bus Pass rate
  • Staff loyalty discount card
  • Complimentary meals on duty

If you are interested and would like to find out more about this role, please call Rob Jones at Newbury Blue Arrow T: 02039 603 650 or apply online

You must be eligible to live and work in the UK at the time of application
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