Sous Chef in Kingston upon Thames at Yellow Hat

Date Posted: 1/3/2020

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Job Description

We are recruiting a Sous Chef.

The salary for our Sous Chef is up to £28,000 per annum.

The shifts are flexible and are 7am - 3.00pm and 12.00 - 8.00pm, you must be able to work alternate weekends

The Sous Chef manages food production within the care home, ensuring that high standards and high customer satisfaction is delivered.

The Sous Chef is to ensure that all kitchen services are efficient and that the required Health & Safety measures are in place and adhered to within the department. The SousChef must ensure that all food presentation meets high standards at all times and also meets the customer needs.

Our Sous chef must be an inspirational, organised and helpful leader in our kitchen. Working from a variety of menus,

The Sous chef will ensure mealtimes are a highlight of our residents' days by ordering, preparing and serving appetising freshly produced food, whilst maintaining the highest standards of cleanliness. Key to your success in this role will be your experience of budgets within the food industry, along with the ability to build a strong team spirit in the kitchen. It would be desirable but not essential if our Sous Chef has had experience in a care environment along with good IT skills. This is a full time role.

What we want you to have:


  • Appropriate supervisory experience and relevant qualifications pertaining to the safe delivery of Food & Hygiene or Catering Services. Minimum Level 3 in Catering or equivalent QCF qualification
  • Working knowledge of Health and Safety legislation.
  • Team player, self-motivated, proactive, flexible and adaptable.
  • Ability to organise and prioritise workload, and work under pressure.
  • Ability to communicate and manage interpersonal relationships, including influencing skills.
  • A friendly and personable nature is paramount to this role, as you will be conversing with our residents regularly. These are your customers.


  • Sous Chef, Chef, Kitchen staff, Restaurant

    Yellow Hat UK is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.