Applicants — Vacancies: Hospitality

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Job Vacancy Details

Your consultant for this position is : Denny Collier
Telephone : 01440 709361
Fax : 01440 709361
Email :

Jobs Specifics

DDH reference number : DDH0507
Job title : Sous Chef
Salary : Up to 26,000 GBP
Location : Sidmouth, Devon
Type of contract : Permanent
Workplace description : This hotel is one of the leading luxury hotels in Devon and the West Country. Standing in five acres of beautifully landscaped grounds it overlooks Sidmouth bay, and it's just a short stroll from the centre of this elegant resort town. The hotel offers you first-class cuisine. Each day our chefs select the freshest ingredients sourced wherever possible from trusted Devon suppliers to create delicious table d'hôte and a la carte menus that will surprise and delight you.rnThe luxurious en-suite bedrooms are beautifully furnished, and most have private balconies facing south with exceptional sea views of the beautiful Sidmouth seafront. rn
Main duties and responsibilities : To deputise in the Head Chef's absence. rnTo ensure that all chefs des parties are familiar with the day's requirements. rnTo ensure that the necessary stocks are on hand at the right quality and quantity. rnTo ensure that fair discipline is maintained. rnTo ensure that all staff are treated fairly and with commonly accepted courtesy. rnTo ensure that timetables, leave rosters and attendance registers are up-to-date. rnTo ensure that all statutory, as well as company, hygiene regulations are being strictly adhered to. rnTo ensure that all maintenance problems are timeously reported and followed up. rnTo ensure that all communications between restaurant and kitchen run smoothly. rnTo ensure that each cook receives the correct orders for the appropriate tables. rnTo ensure that each dish leaving the kitchen is checked for quality, quantity, presentation and correct temperature. rnTo ensure that the dining room/ restaurant personnel are "standing by" when delicate dishes are served. rnTo ensure that regular on-the-job training is carried out so that subordinate staff perform their duties correctly. rnTo attend seminars and training courses as and when directed. rnTo further your own knowledge of management methods and principles to ensure future advancement and further upgrading in management standards for the profession as a whole.rn
Essential criteria : You will have experience of working in a hotel (with a large brigade) to a very high standard using only fresh ingredients. Rosette experience would be advantageous.
Desirable criteria : N/A
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Accommodation provided : Yes
Charge for accommodation : 32.00 GBP per week
Meals provided : Yes on an all inclusive basis
Benefits and how are they paid : N/A
Pension : N/A
Uniform : N/A
Next pay review on what basis : N/A
Prospects for promotion : N/A
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Overtime/time off in lieu : N/A
Shift pattern/start and finish times : N/A
Holiday entitlement including/excluding Bank Holidays : N/A
Miscellaneous : N/A

Important Notes:

1. Application should be made by email or phone.
2. Application should be in Word format only and ENGLISH!
3. DDH Recruitment Ltd does not charge work seekers for its services.
4. All workers will be subject to UK taxation.


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