Junior Sous Chef – Wood Hall Hotel & Spa – Yorkshire

at Hand Picked Hotels (view profile)
Location Wetherby, Yorkshire, England
Date Posted September 12, 2017
Category Junior Sous
Job Type Full-time
Area England
County Yorkshire


Junior Sous Chef

Wood Hall Hotel & Spa

Wetherby, West Yorkshire

We are currently recruiting for a Junior Sous Chef to join the kitchen brigade at Wood Hall Hotel & Spa.

We appreciate sometimes Chefs work extra hours, and as this role is hourly paid you will be rewarded for every hour you work!

Duties & responsibilities of a Junior Sous Chef:

We are looking for a passionate and vibrant Junior Sous Chef who is passionate about food and people and is keen to develop.

As Junior Sous you will be working in an outstanding hotel with the creativity to produce some of the finest food using only the finest ingredients. Every day is different and you could be creating fine dining dishes for our Georgian restaurant, stunning wedding breakfasts for our bridal parties or delicious lunches and afternoon teas for our leisure and conference guests. You will have the responsibility for your own section within the kitchen and will also help with the training and development of the junior team. You will be committed to exceptional levels of health & safety and hygiene and be responsible for the kitchen in the absence of the Head Chef and Sous Chef.

Competencies of a Junior Sous Chef:

We are looking for someone who is passionate about food and delivering amazing hospitality to our guests. You will work well as part of a team and be positive and flexible with a can-do attitude.

Skills and qualification requirements of a Junior Sous Chef:

Experience in a similar position is preferred, however we are looking for commitment and dedication. This is an ideal position for an experienced Chef de Partie looking to take the next step in their career.

Part of the Hand Picked Portfolio, Wood Hall Hotel & Spa is a beautiful 4* red star 44- bedroom Country House Hotel located near Wetherby in West Yorkshire. We pride ourselves on being one of the top 200 Hotels in the Country with a lovely Two Rosette Georgian Restaurant overlooking the Wharfe Valley.

Hand Picked Hotels is a collection of 20 country house hotels throughout the United Kingdom and Channel Islands. With welcoming and charming service delivered in inspirational surroundings, our guests are encouraged to feel at home, relax, kick off their shoes and indulge!

Our values support a family approach; we are passionate about our people as well as our hotels/clubs and welcome those who share our enthusiasm to join us. We seek vibrant people who believe that providing the highest level of guest service is the key to success.

Our employee benefits include:

Hourly pay - if you work extra we will pay you extra!
Uniforms and meals on duty provided
Discounted hotel accommodation
Use of our healthclub, gym and spa
Training and development opportunities
Auto Enrolment Pension Scheme
Life Assurance scheme
28 days paid annual holiday, rising to 33 days with service
Employee of the Month and Employee of the Year Awards
Staff Consultative Committee Meetings – we take time to hear opinions

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.