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: Renfrewshire

    Salary: £10.00 p/h

    Category: Chefs and Cooks

    We are currently hiring PVG chefs for our care home clients across Renfrewshire and central Scotland.
    To be considered for this role you must have at least 2 years cooking experience in care homes and you must have a valid PVG.
    At Stafffinders we aim to provide a quality service ...

  2. pvg catering

    Location: Dumbarton

    Salary: £8.50 p/h

    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 ...

  3. Sous Chef

    Location: East Lothian

    Salary: £28000 to £28000 p/a

    Category: Sous Chef

    Who...?
     
     
    One of the most renowned country houses hotels, located near Edinburgh is looking for You – their new Sous Chef. 
     
    Hidden away from the city’s noise, the hotel attracts guests who are looking for a perfect bolthole to enjoy a quiet break.
    The hotel itself has received multiple awards ...