Sous Chef

Job Description

Calling all passionate Sous Chefs ready to elevate their culinary journey! Nestled within the prestigious greens of Alexandria, we invite you to join our dynamic team and redefine excellence in gastronomy.


What you will get in your new role

  • Salary of £35,000 - £37,000 per annum
  • Annual bonus
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Free gym membership
  • Free meals on shift
  • Internal company discounts
  • Tips/gratuities
  • Paid overtime opportunities


Your new employer

Boasting a picturesque view of the serene Loch Lomond, this establishment is renowned for its charming accommodations, rejuvenating spa amenities, and a must-try golf course. Positioned amidst a wealth of attractions, you'll always find intriguing places to explore and captivating sights to behold just steps away.


Responsibilities within your new role

In this role as Sous Chef, your primary responsibilities include crafting delectable and aesthetically pleasing dishes that meet the highest standards in taste and presentation. You'll play a vital role in menu planning, actively contribute to inventory management, and oversee the efficient handling of supplies with a focus on proper stock rotation. Daily, you'll brief and train staff in alignment with in-house procedures, showcasing leadership skills while also demonstrating the ability to work independently and take initiative when necessary. Your role extends beyond the kitchen as you lead a team towards culinary excellence. 


Your personality, experience and qualifications

To thrive in this role, essential skills and experience include a mandatory background in fine dining, with a preference for prior engagement in a 5-star setting. A comprehensive grasp of health and safety, coupled with proficiency in COSHH regulations, is crucial. The ideal candidate should hold qualifications at a minimum of NVQ level 3 or its equivalent in catering or professional cookery, complemented by intermediate food hygiene certification.

Due to the location of this role, a driving licence and access to your own transport is recommended.


Apply now!

Please send us an up-to-date copy of your CV, by clicking the Apply button. This position is only available to applicants who have immediate Right to Work in the UK and you will be required to provide evidence of such upon request. Also required are up-to-date contact details for at least 2 references.

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