Location
Tebay
Position
Junior Sous Chef
Advertising Salary
£26,600 per annum
Hours Per Week
40
Vacancy Type
Permanent - Full Time

About The Role

We’re looking for an experienced chef who shares a passion for our core principles, to provide menus that promote simple excellence and be led by British, seasonal and local ingredients and products.  We will always start local and then look further afield to find the right product or ingredient. We support our local producer communities and provide our customers with a sense of place, showing the best of where we are.

You will be a key support for the Head & Sous chef in leading and training the team and be able to cover all sections of a kitchen and is an excellent development role for someone looking to progress. 

Your responsibilities;
  • You will ensure that all ingredients are prepped and that kitchen is set up ready for an efficient service and be able to cover all sections 
  • You will have a good understanding of your ingredients and dishes delivering exceptional standards in your cooking and making sure we cater to each guest’s requirements to maintain our excellent levels of service.
  • Ensure the highest standard of hygiene & cleanliness to ensure safe food preparation by following our company procedures and completing the necessary paperwork in line with our food safety management system
  • Understand your role in making a profitable kitchen by following menu specs and correctly recording wastage. 
  • You will learn our ordering system and place orders in line with trade. 
  • Support other members of the team and develop good working relationships with each other  
 

About You

You should be NVQ level 2 qualified and have experience working in a commercial kitchen at CDP level ideally in a hotel environment.
 
You should also have excellent communication skill and a passion for good food and quality ingredients. 

About Us

At Westmorland Hotel you will also enjoy the following benefits; 

  • £500 joining bonus
  • Up to 75% off the products from the Kitchens in our other businesses (Tebay, Gloucester and Cairn Lodge Services and Junction 38 Truckstop)
  • 25% off the products in our Farmshops
  • A free meal whilst on shift
  • Free parking
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • 28 days holiday (pro rata for part time) with the option to purchase an additional week. 
  • Paid day off for your birthday 
  • Free colleague bus from Penrith, Appleby and Kirkby Stephen 
  • Discounted B&B rates for friends and family 
  • 5 straight shifts per week 2-10pm or 3-11pm
  • Well equipped kitchen including a paco-jet & Re-hydrator
  • Tips share scheme
  • Closed Christmas Day
  • Free cake on your yearly anniversary
  • Additional bonus schemes throughout the year
  • Free cinema tickets at the Rheged Centre

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