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. Head Chef

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Head Chefs/Sous Chefs

    Hello Chefs!
    Are you an experienced Head Chef or Sous Chef looking for a new opportunity? Well then today might be your lucky day! The Head Chef position I am recruiting for is unique. If you’re used to high volume, fast paced environments and love the buzz of a ...

  2. Head Chef

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Head Chefs/Sous Chefs

    Hello Chefs!
    Are you an experienced Head Chef or Sous Chef ready for a fresh new challenge in an expanding business with big ambition? Well then today might be your lucky day! The Head Chef position I am recruiting for is unique. If you’re used to high volume, fast ...

  3. Head Chef

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £26000 to £28000 p/a

    Category: Head Chefs/Sous Chefs

    Are you looking for an opportunity to express your creativity?
    Would you like to be the head chef in a tiny and ambitious restaurant(less than 15 covers a night!)?
    Are you active and proud of your efforts on Instagram?
    Do you follow the newest cooking trends and love trying ...

  4. Housekeepers needed

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £8

    Category: Housekeeping

    Stafffinders are looking for hardworking, experienced Housekeepers to express their interest in working for prestigious hotels within the Edinburgh city centre area.
    Having previous experience, eligibility to work in the UK, passion about hygiene and customer service and a positive attitude makes you the perfect candidate for us.
    Daily duties ...

  5. Room Attendant

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £7.83 to £8.50 p/h

    Category: Housekeeping

    What we offer:
    Flexible hours – work as little or as much as you like!
    Weekly pay!
    Opportunity to work in a variety of well-known Edinburgh hotels!
    Supportive staff through every stage!
    About you and the job:
    You will be responsible for servicing rooms to a high standard
    You will ensure ...

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