Sous Chef | Branded Restaurant in Poole

at The rpc Group of Companies (view profile)
Location Poole, Dorset, England
Date Posted August 14, 2018
Category Sous Chef
Job Type Full-time
Area England
County Dorset


The Company and the Role:
Amazing full time and permanent Sous Chef opportunity with competitive basic salary and tips available, working in a branded restaurant in Poole.
You will work for a well-known branded restaurant with an emphasis on fresh food.
Each day will be an exciting but busy experience, so if you are looking for a run of the mill 9-5, Monday to Friday frozen or microwave meal type of environment then this is not for you.
The Company is seeking a dedicated and well trained professional who is willing to push themselves through development and training, so they can improve their Chef and management skills and their guest’s culinary experience.

Key Features of the Role:
As a full time permanent Sous Chef with this branded company you will be constantly developing and improving on your technical skills as well as your food knowledge and execution.
You will work as part of an established team delivering fresh and locally sourced menu items, all prepared and cooked fresh to order, in an excellent location based in Poole.
You will be working a standard 5 day working week, full time hours which could vary slightly depending on splits or straight shifts.
You will take direction from the Head Chef and work as part of the brigade structure where roles are defined and each Chef is in charge or in control of a set station or stations and potentially supervising other Chefs lower down the brigade structure.
The Company offers great employee and team benefits, with the chance to really develop your career within their structure, so this is an amazing opportunity for a career Chef that is bored of the hum drum of their daily routine and lack of creativity, and who’s career is going nowhere, as the branded group have multiple venues with strong internal progression to Senior level roles.

Knowledge and Skills:
You will have a current fresh food Chef background and experience at either a Senior Chef de Partie or Junior / Sous Chef level.
You must have currently or recently worked in a branded restaurant kitchen or brigade.
You must be excited to carry out your own food prep, cooking from scratch and flexible enough to use locally sourced ingredients for changing menu dishes.
You must be emotionally robust to handle the pressure of consistently delivering top quality dishes for a table of two or to large groups, as well as being able to effectively communicate in a professional and civilized manner to all other employees.

What’s on Offer?
Competitive basic salary + Tips are on offer.
A chance to have a career that is always looking to develop you, and your skills, technical ability and knowledge, pushing you on to succeed and progress.
A family orientated working environment and ethos, where the guests dining experience is the key end goal, with an employee wellbeing focused Company.
The opportunity to work with amazing local fresh produce and for a well know brand of restaurants whose reputation is well known.
A full time and permanent opportunity at Sous Chef level.
Employee Benefits and pension, along with 20 Days + 8 Bank holidays

Applicants Please Note:
Do not apply for this vacancy unless you are an experienced fresh food Chef with your own transport who lives in or close to Poole.
For UK based roles, in line with the requirements of the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must either be eligible to live and work in the UK or must obtain permits to work in the UK prior to making an application. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.
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The rpc Group of Companies receives an overwhelming number of CV's /Resumes each day, and each one is reviewed personally by a Consultant. Our pre-selection process is very thorough to meet the specific requirements of our clients.
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