Sous Chef (Ref:sch001)
Rate of Pay: £Competitive
Location: Ocean, Exmouth
Closing date: Open
LED Leisure Management Ltd (LED) is a Social Enterprise that provides a range of diverse cultural, sporting and physical activities throughout East Devon and South Somerset.
‘Ocean’ is a family entertainment facility that offers an extensive food and beverage offering; a bar and grill restaurant, café on the first floor and large function suite operating as an impressive venue for weddings, conferences and events.
We are now seeking a Sous Chef to join our dynamic organisation at a time of significant change and growth. You will have experience of working in a busy service kitchen, providing a consistently high standard of cooking to specification. You must be able to work well under pressure to meet the demands of the business and be a team player.
Benefits include an Unlimited Membership, pension contribution, CPD opportunities to enable career progression within our expanding Company and Employee Benefit Schemes including Cycle to Work Scheme, Childcare Vouchers and Health Cash Plan.
Your hours of work will be flexible, including weekends, evenings and public holidays.
Deputise for the Head Chef in their absence. Assist in the running of the kitchen and allied areas producing food throughout the facility in accordance with operational and statutory requirements, striving to deliver the highest level of customer and staff satisfaction.
BTEC or NVQ level 2 equivalent in Hospitality Management or professional cookery
Level 2 Food Safety
Professional chef experience in a similar environment
Experience in stock control and maintaining records
Knowledge of health, safety and hygiene regulations and procedures
Ability to remain calm under pressure
Time management skills
Able to work independently and as part of a team
Current First Aid at Work Certificate
Knowledge of menu planning & costing
Good general education
IT experience including Word, Excel & Email applications
LED actively encourages job applications from all members of the community. We are committed to equal opportunities in employment and service delivery. We are only interested in your ability to do the job.