Pastry Chef | Norton House Hotel & Spa

at Hand Picked Hotels (view profile)
Location Newbridge, Midlothian/Edinburghshire, Scotland
Date Posted June 4, 2018
Category Pastry Chef
Job Type Full-time
Area Scotland
County Midlothian/Edinburghshire


Pastry Chef

Norton House Hotel & Spa

Edinburgh, Scotland

We are recruiting for a Pastry Sous Chef to deliver high standards of cuisine within our 1 rosette restaurant, private dining and weddings, creating fantastic memories for our guests.

You will be running and managing our busy pastry section, and as such must have previous relevant experience within a busy pastry department.

The position involves planning and writing menus for our restaurant, lounges, afternoon teas, private dinners and weddings.

Candidates will also be responsible for staff training, health and safety, food hygiene legislation and compliance, and ongoing training and development of themselves and staff.

You will work as part of an experienced team and will be provided with excellent training and development.

Competencies of a Pastry Sous Chef:

You must be passionate about delivering outstanding hospitality to our guests whilst demonstrating sound food knowledge

You must be enthusiastic, dedicated and focused, and have a genuine passion for food

The ability to establish rapport and deliver high standards of service with a genuine and approachable manner is essential, even when working under pressure

Previous experience in a similar environment is essential

In return you will be rewarded with a fun and engaging environment, and excellent development opportunities

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 core values are family, initiative, welcoming, individuality, and local engagement - you make it Hand Picked.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK and live within commuting distance of Ingliston, near Edinburgh airport.