Sous Chef

Job Description

Sous Chef-Britannia Royal Naval College, Dartmouth
  • £16.12 per hour
  • 48 hours per week
  • 4 days on 3 days off
  • Shift Pattern 07:00-19:00
  • 3 week rota-1 weekend Sat and Sun/ 1 weekend Sat or Sun/ 1 weekend off
  • To be responsible for overseeing all operational aspects of the Kitchen and staff in the absence of the Head Chef
  • To be responsible for ensuring all kitchen staff are preparing and presenting quality food and all final products leaving the kitchen are at the Company Standard.
  • To ensure all kitchen staff follow correct food and hygiene standards.
  • To lead by example for staff ensuring that the kitchen is always presentable.
  • To provide a hands-on' management approach and lead by example for all
  • To participate in the recruitment process as required with interviews and trials for potential Second Chef's, Trainee Chef's, and Kitchen Porter's
  • To communicate with the Head Chef on a regular basis regarding all stock levels
Candidate Requirements
  • Previous experience in a similar position is preferred but not essential.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills required.
  • Ability to carry out manual handling, including lifting and moving stock and equipment.
  • Confident in the use of Microsoft Office and Outlook.

We ensure you're rewarded for all your hard work, which is why we offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:

  • To help with the cost of living crisis, Compass will be providing a free meal or equivalent Subsidy while working
  • Free meals
  • Onsite free car parking
  • Exclusive travel discounts with TUI, Expedia, and many more
  • Save money on your food shop with discounts on Tesco, Sainsbury's, Morrisons and many more
  • Quick access for you and your immediate family to a Digital GP, and wider healthcare benefits
  • Up to 44% off cinema tickets to enjoy your favourite blockbuster
  • Regular emails filled with the best discounts and savings available
  • Receive cash rewards every time you spend and use them on a wide range of brands
  • Un-wind with us with free wellness, mindfulness and exercise classes
  • You can share all discounts and offers with your friends and families
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Grow your career with our Career Pathways and MyLearning programmes

About Us

Part of Compass Group UK&I, ESS is the Defence, Government, and Energy services sector of Compass Group UK & Ireland. We support 250+ UK military establishments, high profile police, secure environments and government sites, along with a range of onshore and offshore facilities including platforms, drilling rigs, floatels and offices for the energy sector. We know that a friendly face makes all the difference, so we look for people who are passionate about delivering excellent customer service, at all levels, to join our teams.

Job Reference: com/0107/95544001/52661728/BU

Compass Group UK&I wants everyone in our business to feel able to be themselves at work and to have an equal opportunity to progress their career. We want to create a culture where we respect and embrace everyone's talents, beliefs, backgrounds, and abilities. Where our colleagues feel valued, can reach their full potential, and thrive - Diversity is Our Strength!