Juice Hospitality - Vacancies and Jobs in Hospitality & HR

Solutions for your
Hospitality Business

Call 01865 858686

Facebook Twitter Linked In
Juice Hospitality

Vacancy details

SD-2908 - Sous Chef (Hotel and Private Events)


Sous Chef for luxury hotel and event outlet within a 4* hotel - £25000 per annum with staff accommodation

To support the Head Chef in the smooth running of the restaurant,and private event business managing, leading and motivating the team to provide consistently outstanding service to our guests.

Main Duties:

  • Act as a deputy to the Head Chef
  • Lead, co-ordinate and motivate the kitchen team
  • Produce and deliver quality food and enable operational excellence
  • Ensure daily food preparation meets recipe and specification index i.e. size, quantity and quality
  • Manage a clean and efficient kitchen department by maximum utilisation of food
  • Manage cost and maximise business opportunities
  • Plan and order as appropriate for levels of business
  • Mentor train and coach the team
  • Support with the administration such as rotas, recruitment and attending hotel meetings
  • Write and check standard recipes to ensure portion control, uniformity and taste for approval of the Executive Chef
  • To carry out quality control checks, ensuring presentation, quality of food and service standards are adhered to
  • To complete material check lists, e.g. mise-en place, within own department for all sections
  • To check daily function sheets with Main MEO Board located in the main kitchen
  • Responsible for daily ordering and purchase control alongside the Head Chef
  • To control food costs according to agreed budgets with the Head Chef


  • Experience as a senior chef within a 5* hotel/AA rosette/Michelin star venue
  • Strong understanding of British cuisine
  • Leadership skills
  • Experience of ordering systems and costing process
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Team motivator
  • Self-starter
  • Good IT knowledge


  • £25000 annual salary
  • Accommodation
  • Complimentary nights with breakfast within the hotel group

This is an outstanding venue so please apply today with your current CV to Juice Hospitality.








CVs should be submitted in Word format ideally and kept below 2 megs

* Required field