Sous Chef

11 June 2024
£14 - £15 / hour
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Job Description

About us:

The Britannia Kensington, just off of High Street Kensington, has been a hustling and bustling pub in the heart of Kensington for over 150 years. Whether it’s enjoying a delicious pint of Youngs Original next to our roaring fire, relaxing in our conservatory for a casual dining experience, or enjoying the Monty & Willow rooms for any celebration, we have everything for any clientelle. Could you become part of our growing family?

What we offer our Sous Chefs:

  • Autonomy to create your own menus and specials, alongside your Head Chef
  • Access to our Apprenticeship Scheme, Development Programmes and Chef Academy
  • Weekly pay plus very good tips
  • Free meals
  • 28 days holiday per year
  • 20% discount in all Young’s pubs and hotels
  • Sharesave Scheme
  • Company Pension Scheme

What we look for in a Sous Chef:

We are looking for an existing Sous Chef or Senior CDP looking for their next step, who considers themselves as a natural leader with a passion and flare for producing quality fresh food in an environment that makes people feel welcome. As the successful Sous Chef you will:

  • Have experience championing excellent service through quality food
  • Demonstrate a passion for leading and developing a team
  • Be an active hands-on Chef with excellent communication skills
  • Be responsible and able to manage the kitchen staff rota, training and all health and safety effectively at all times
  • Working alongside your Head Chef, you will be able to demonstrate your creativity and ability by helping to design and deliver new dishes for our menus and daily specials
  • Demonstrate great planning and organisational skills, necessary to maintain effective controls with regard to both GP and labour
  • Have a pro-active approach to driving sales and delivering growth, through engagement with both kitchen and front of house teams