Sous Chef - Monday to Friday - Reading

  • Job Reference: JO-2001-8278
  • Date Posted: 13 January 2020
  • Recruiter: Blue Arrow
  • Location: Reading
  • Salary: £32,000
  • Sector: Catering and Hospitality
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Role: Sous Chef
Hours: Monday to Friday
Salary: Up to £32k, depending on experience
Location: Reading

Sous Chef - Contract Catering (B&I Site) Monday-Friday

  • Location: Reading
  • Site: B&I Contract Catering Site
  • Hours: Full time - Monday-Friday
  • Salary: Up to £32,000 pa

This is a large scale operation, and there is a large state of the art kitchen to work in. Great career development within the company - this is the flagship B&I site for this market leading company.

You would be joining an award winning contract catering company where food is at the heart of what they do, there is a real emphasis on fresh, seasonal produce. Chefs are able to choose their own local suppliers allowing for only the best ingredients.

Job Description:

Food is all about who you are. Your focus and desire is to work with the freshest and best ingredients.

The site offers Breakfast, lunch and an occasional function. You will be responsible for delivering the food service as part of a team.

You understand that being a great chef is not just about cooking but the ability to work with a team, manage costs, negotiate and build relationship with suppliers as well as being compliant, from both a Food Hygiene and Food safety perspective.

Required Skills/Qualifications:

NVQ qualification or equivalent

Successful progressive background in catering at Sous Chef level.

Strong Supervisory experience.

Ability to display a real passion for food and customer service.

Excellent organisational skills & ability to work on own initiative.

Flair and innovative with menus and food presentation.

Smart clean appearance with high standard of personal hygiene.

Confident, lively and outgoing personality.

Approachable, friendly and cheerful.

What's in it for you?

Great career prospects with a well renowned contract catering company

Fantastic Salary and company benefits

Great work/life balance

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Unfortunately, due to the large volume of applications we receive, we can only respond to applicants with relevant work experience.

In line with the requirements of the Asylum & Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must either be eligible to live and work in the UK or must obtain permits to work in the UK prior to application. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.

Please apply online or call Amy on 01635 34949