Sous Chef

Sous Chef

Elior | Southend-on-Sea, ENG, SS2 6FQ, GB

Posted 11 days ago

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Sous Chef
Ref: 2022-45047
Job Information
Advert Closing Date:
Contractual Hours:Full-time
Salary:£11.00 Per hour
Contract Type:Permanent
Location:Southend-on-Sea, SS2 6FQ
Working Environment
This is an opportunity, we are looking for a Cook who wants to start a career with a big company. We can offer support and courses to drive your career up.
The job role is to assist the Chef in everyday tasks. If you are stuck in a job that is not using all your capability we are the company for you. We will give you the training to be able to cover the chef position, experience in catering is crucial.
Job Description
Your key responsibilities as the Sous Chef will consist of:
- Ensure full area of responsibility is clean, appropriately presented and stocked at all times
- Ensure thorough and up to date knowledge and understanding of menu and special offers in order to provide relevant information to customers and clients
- Be responsible for smooth operation of relevant equipment reporting any maintenance issues in line with procedures
- Ensure all complaint handling is dealt with professionally and in line with procedures
- Ensure that COSHH, Food Safety and Health & Safety regulations are adhered to and any incidents are reported in line with procedures
- Ad-hoc duties to support the catering team and services
Working Pattern: 5 days over 7, alternative weekends - 37.5 hours per week
Skills and Experience
The experience and knowledge we are looking for from the future Sous Chef include:
- Genuine interest in customer service excellence
- A great team player
- Catering experience desirable but not essential
We are offering a salary of £11 per hour and a wide selection of health, wellbeing, and lifestyle benefits. There’s a workplace pension and 28 days holiday (pro rata, incl. bank holidays) with the option to purchase an additional 5 days annual leave.
Other benefits include discounts on cinemas, retail, restaurants, hotels and family days out. And since the community is at the heart of everything we do, we also provide personal leave for charity work.
Why it’s Great to Work for Us
Welcoming you into our warm, friendly, and genuine team from your first day, we'll make you feel part of the family. With an inclusive, collaborative, and caring culture, you will share our shared purpose of delivering an outstanding customer experience.
At Elior, we're innovators and extremely proud of our work around diversity, sustainability, and social value. That's why with a firm belief in a diverse workplace, 95% of our colleagues feel we cultivate a culture where people of all backgrounds are welcome and valued.
We'd love to welcome you to our team!
All you need is an updated CV and cover letter, we'll do the rest.
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Any internal colleagues applying for this role, please be advised that new terms and conditions will apply.
About Us
This role sits within our Health & Care division – catering for those in care homes, independent living villages and the NHS. Making a difference to local people across the UK, our Caterplus division prides itself on crafting superb environments for the over 55 community. By contributing to our customer's social life and fostering friendships, our quality and locally sourced food is matched only by the warmth of our customer service.
At Elior we’re enriching lives, everywhere, every day. Feeding children in schools, loved ones in hospitals and care homes, sports fans in stadiums, visitors in heritage sites and teams in the workplace.
We are a multi-award-winning global player in the hospitality sector, founded in 1991 with over 105,000 colleagues worldwide, serving over 4 million guests every day. In the UK, our dedicated team serve our customers across 1200 locations.
Because of our success and stability, we can offer you excellent career opportunities where you will be nurtured and supported to fulfil your potential. We are renowned for looking after our people, with 87% of our colleagues feeling proud to work with us, and we are committed to delivering delicious and healthy food, which is ethically sourced.
And we’re committed to looking after the planet, supporting the community, cutting food waste and supporting wellbeing. We’ve lots to shout about with our strong and united approach in tackling many important global sustainability issues.
Interested? Click the ‘Apply for Vacancy’ button at the top of this advert.