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. Kitchen Porters

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £9.00 to £9.00 p/h

    Category: Catering Staff

    Stafffinders are currently on the lookout for dedicated Kitchen Porters and Kitchen Assistants, for various events, restaurants, hotels and other hospitality venues. These assignments are located in and around the Edinburgh area, many with immediate starts
    Your Rate of Pay & Hours of Work
    Rate of pay normally starts at £9 ...

  2. Event Staff

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: £8.91 to £9.00 p/h

    Category: Hospitality / Catering / Tourism

    A great opportunity has arisen for Kiosk staff to join our temporary staffing team in Glasgow. We are recruiting kiosk staff for our stadia and event space.
    Salary range: £8.91-£9.21 an hour.

    Benefits of Your New Job

    Flexible working
    Holiday pay from the first hour you work ...

  3. Casual Waiting and Bar Staff

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £9.00 p/h

    Category: Hospitality / Catering / Tourism

    Stafffinders are currently on the lookout for waiting and bar staff for various events, restaurants, hotels and other venues on a temporary basis. These assignments are located in and around Edinburgh. We have immediate starts available for candidates looking to get started right away.
    Your rate of pay and hours ...

  4. Head of Hotel Receptionist

    Location: Livingston

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Hotel Receptionist

    Stafffinders are looking for a talented Head of Hotel Receptionist to work with our client based within the Livingston area.
    This is a key role within the business working alongside a great team.
    This is a permanent position, Monday to Friday 30-40 hours per week.
    Salary - £10-£12 per hour ...

  5. Restaurant Manager

    Location: East Kilbride

    Salary: £25000 to £26000 p/a

    Category: Restaurant Management

    Stafffinders Hospitality are on the lookout for a talented Restaurant Manager to lead the front of house team at a 5* hotel located just outside Glasgow city centre, on a permanent basis.
    This stunning venue is popular with tourists and locals alike and values its reputation as a world-class hotel ...

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