Chef De Partie Jobs

Being a junior member of the kitchen brigade is crucial to its success. Chef de Partie run different sections of a kitchen. For example the pastry chef prepares all desserts and pastries, and the sauce chef prepares sauces, hot starters and runs the flow of food to the head chef prior to it being delivered by waiters.

You are in charge of the vegetable corner deals with all vegetable and salad accompaniments, the preparation of soups and some cold starters. Most kitchens will have an number of chef de partie, and there is a hierarchy within this group, with a senior chef de partie, also known as the sauce chef, able to lead and direct them.  You are often promoted from commis chef level within the brigade and receive training in every station.

What does the Chef de Partie role profile look like?

  • Preparing, cooking and presenting dishes within your speciality.
  • Managing and training any demi-chef de partie or commis working with you.
  • Helping the sous chef and head chef to develop new dishes and menus.
  • Ensuring you and your team have high standards of food hygiene and follow the rules of health and safety.
  • Monitoring portion and waste control to maintain profit margins.

The standard working pattern covers a basic 40 hour week however overtime is often worked and shifts and split shifts are common.  This role may also be seasonal depending on the employer's busiest times.  You can earn between £18,000 and £25,000 per annum with part-time, casual and seasonal jobs being paid on a pro rata basis.

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  1. PVG Cook

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: £9.00 p/h

    Category: Chefs and Cooks

    Stafffinders are recruiting for cooks to work in various Care Homes, Nurseries and Schools. 

    Your duties will include:

    Food Preparation 
    Lone Cheffing 
    Cleaning the currounding area 
    Meal planning (ensuring a healthy balanced diet)

    You will need

    6months+ experience working within Care homes/Nurseries 
    A Valid PVG updated within the last ...

  2. PVG Cook

    Location: Glasgow City Centre

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Chefs and Cooks

    Are you looking for extra money this christmas?
    Want flexible hours to enjoy the rest of the year?
    Looking for chef roles that are office hours?
    Well look no further!

    Stafffinders have vacancies available for PVG cooks within the Glasgow area to work with our prestigious clients based with Schools ...

  3. Cooks Needed

    Location: Ayrshire

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Chefs and Cooks

    Are you looking for extra money this christmas?
    Want flexible hours to enjoy the rest of the year?
    Looking for chef roles that are office hours?
    Well look no further!

    Stafffinders have vacancies available for PVG cooks within the Ayrshire area to work with our prestigious clients based with Schools ...

  4. Chef De Partie

    Location: East Lothian

    Salary: £25000 p/a

    Category: Chefs and Cooks

    Stafffinders are currently recruiting for a good Chef de Partie on behalf of a fantastic property with national recognition as one of the finest 5 Star hotels in Scotland, whose 3 Rosette restaurant has won multiple awards for its food.
     
    The role
     
    As a Chef de Partie, you will be ...

  5. Junior Sous Chef

    Location: Aberdeen

    Salary: £25000 p/a

    Category: Chefs and Cooks

    Have you ever wanted to work for the renowned international hotel brand? Well Staffinders are delighted to be recruiting a Junior Sous Chef for them. We are looking for a well-organized individual to take on the role of Junior Sous Chef in this stunning hotel nestled in the Scottish countryside ...

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