Commis Chef | 4 Star Hotel

at The rpc Group of Companies (view profile)
Location Brockenhurst, Hampshire, England
Date Posted November 1, 2018
Category Commis Chef
Job Type Full-time
Area England
County Hampshire


The Company and the Role:
Amazing 4 Star Hotel Restaurant in the heart of the New Forest, looking for a permanent Commis Chef to join their award winning 2 rosette team, assisting with their daily and seasonally changing fresh food menu.
The Hotel has 54 bedrooms, and multiple function rooms, set in an area of natural beauty and unique landscape, with a restaurant that offers modern award-winning cuisine, using fresh and locally source food products and seasonal ingredients.
The award-winning kitchen team comprises of 10 Chefs and a Breakfast Chef, so you are expected to join an established team, bringing a can-do attitude, as well as a desire to lean and develop a long-term career within high quality fresh food dining.
Access to all of the leisure facilities available on site, as well as having the option for Live In accommodation if it’s required and available.
As a valuable and contributing member of the award-winning kitchen team, you will be expected to work up to 50 hours per week.

Key Features of the Role:
You will carry out the daily duties and responsibilities required by a full-time permanent Commis Chef.
You will be expected to support a working environment which promotes a positive attitude, pride and good morale, whilst ensuring high standards of quality control, handling and storage of commodities to current legislation.
Using your knowledge of Health and Safety regulations on a daily basis.
Weekend and Bank Holiday work will be required as part of a fairly distributed Rota system, as the Hotel has seasonal busy peaks, (a mixture of straight and split shifts).

Knowledge and Skills:
You should ideally be an accomplished Commis Chef and must be enthusiastic and willing to learn.
Preferably you will have some level of catering qualification.
You must have previous skills, knowledge and experience in a kitchen environment as a Chef or Cook is essential, at Commis Chef level or similar.
Own transport is a massive bonus due to Hotel location.

What’s on Offer?
In addition to working in a 2 rosette kitchen, you will receive a basic salary of £20,358.00 per annum, paid monthly plus tips.
Full induction and on-going training will be given to all new starters.
Meals on duty.
Continual personal and professional development and training.
Statutory 28 days holiday.
Use of leisure facilities after 6 months of continuous service.
NVQ Programmes.
Highly desirable mixture of straight and split shifts to meet the needs of the business.
Live in option available.
Accessible via public transport.

Applicants Please Note:
Do not apply for this vacancy unless you have experience as a Commis Chef or Cook and either have your own transport or live in the New Forest area.
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