Sous Chef Jobs

Sous chef jobs is the direct assistant of the executive or head chef.  Sous chef jobs will be skilled and experienced enough to run any section in the kitchen and able to take charge of the whole kitchen if the head chef is away.  Often more than one sous chef is required in larger kitchens, with each sous chef covering a certain shift or having his or her own area of responsibility, such as banquet sous chef who will be in charge of all banquets, or the executive sous chef who will be in charge of all other sous chefs.

Sous chef jobs often shares some duties with the head chef, such as menu planning, costing and ordering.   In order to attain sous chef jobs the candidate must, have a good all-round knowledge of the various corners of the kitchen and have some awareness of the financial side of the operation.  Sous chef jobs must be able to take control, delegate where necessary and lead by example.

Like all chefs, sous chef jobs normally work a 40 hour week however shifts and split shifts are common and overtime is often worked.  Sous chef jobs may also be seasonal.  Sous chef jobs can earn between £16,000 and £18,000 per annum with part-time, casual and seasonal jobs being paid on a pro rata basis.

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Job Listings

  1. PVG Cook

    Location: Paisley

    Salary: £9.00 p/h

    Category: Chefs and Cooks

    We are currently recruiting temporary PVG Chefs to work across the central belt of Scotland.
    We work with Care homes to help them provide quality service throughout the working year.
    Stafffinders have been in the hospitality sector for over 40 years and we continue to build up our already strong ...

  2. Kitchen Porters

    Location: Glasgow Area

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Hospitality / Catering / Tourism

    We are looking for experienced Kitchen Porters to join our team.
    Stafffinders are working with numerous hotels and catering groups within the Glasgow area.
    Our venues will vary, and our client’s needs will also change.
     
    How you'll benefit

    Holiday pay from your first shift
    Pension contributions
    Great hourly ...

  3. Chefs all levels

    Location: Glasgow Area

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Chef de Partie

    We are currently recruiting temporary Chefs to work across the central belt of Scotland.
    We work with contract catering companies and hotels to help them provide quality service throughout the working year.
    Stafffinders have been in the hospitality sector for over 40 years and we continue to build up our ...

  4. PVG Catering

    Location: Glasgow Area

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Catering Staff

    We are looking for PVG Kitchen Assistants and Catering Assistants for care homes in the Renfrewshire and Inverclyde area.
    We work with several care homes throughout this area and seek the best staff to help cover them during holidays and emergencies.
    If you have worked in this role before and ...

  5. PVG Chef

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Chefs and Cooks

    We are currently recruiting temporary PVG chefs to work across the central belt of Scotland.
    We work with many care homes to help them provide quality service throughout the year.
    Stafffinders have been in the hospitality sector for over 40 years and we continue to build up our already strong ...

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