Junior Sous Chef Job – Wood Hall Hotel & Spa – Wetherby, Yorkshire

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Location Wetherby, Yorkshire, England
Date Posted January 16, 2017
Category Junior Sous
Job Type Full-time
Area England
County Yorkshire


Junior Sous Chef Job

Wood Hall Hotel & Spa

Wetherby, Yorkshire

We are recruiting for an ambitious and enthusiastic Junior Sous Chef to join the Kitchen brigade at Rookery Hall Hotel & Spa. This is a full-time position to work 45 hours over 5 days per week, to include evenings and weekends.

Duties & responsibilities of a Junior Sous Chef:

The role of Junior Sous Chef is a hands on role in which you will learn more of the management side of the business and supervise more than one section at a time. As Junior Sous Chef you will support the Head Chef in developing, managing and motivating the team, and assist in maintaining and achieving budgeted food costs. The role involves menu creation and planning.

Competencies of a Junior Sous Chef:

Applicants must be able to cope under pressure in a high volume environment. The ideal candidate will have a flexible attitude and will be committed to producing high quality food.

Skills and qualification requirements of a Junior Sous Chef:

This is an ideal opportunity for an experienced Chef de Partie ready to step up, or a competent Junior Sous Chef looking for a new challenge.

Rookery Hall Hotel & Spa, part of the Hand Picked portfolio, is an architecturally stunning 4 star country house hotel set within its own landscaped gardens and grounds close to Nantwich in Cheshire. The hotel has 70 luxury bedrooms, a 2AA Rosette restaurant and a modern self-contained conference building. The health club and five bubble spa is set in a converted stable block offering eight treatment rooms, a relaxation room, glass roofed indoor swimming pool, fully-equipped gym and Cafe Bar.

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.