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Chef Jobs In The Lake District

Stunning hotel and restaurant, in the Keswick area of the Lake District in Cumbria, is looking to welcome a professional Sous Chef to their team following their recent refurbishment.

The property is 4-star and the restaurant has one rosette and the perfect candidate will have worked in a similar setting.

You will be second in command in a kitchen team of seven  and will work very closely with the Head Chef.

About you

  • A professional Sous Chef with fine dining experience.
  • Understanding of various cooking methods, ingredients, equipment and procedures.
  • Excellent record of kitchen and staff management.
  • An understanding of P&L analysis, GP and menu costing, wage budgeting and purchasing.
  • Ability to negotiate prices direct from suppliers.
  • Flexible in terms of the working hours required of you.
  • Stable work history.

Salary and rewards

  • Salary of £32,000 per year – 45 hours per week
  • Paid overtime
  • Live in accommodation available (including meals, internet, laundry facilities etc) £240 – £300 per month
  • Generous staff discounts – 50% off food & up to 50% off accommodation at sister hotels, restaurants and bars
  • Career progression – Accredited compliance training, Hospitality specific online training platform
  • Learn while you earn – Apprenticeship training up to level 6
  • Staff meals for all staff whilst on Duty
  • Staff Discounts at many of the Lakes local attractions
  • Regular division of gratuities
  • Pension scheme
  • Working in supportive teams of hospitality professionals
  • Yearly staff appreciation awards hosted by the Directors
  • Free staff Employee Assistance Programme
  • Outstanding employee of the quarter award
  • Refer a friend scheme to earn up to £500
  • Monthly staff prize draws
  • 28+ days holidays increasing by one day every year after 5 years, up to 33 days
  • Annual salary reviews

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Job Overview
Chef and Kitchen
Offered Salary
£32000 Per YEAR
Job Location
Keswick, Cumbria, UK
Job Type

Paul Murphy


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