Senior Sous Chef

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Adore Recruitment
  • Post Date: November 11, 2019
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Job Overview

Senior Sous Chef

Maldon, Essex

Salary: £30,000 pa


Sector: Catering & Hospitality

Job Reference: MP912032


Adore recruitment are looking for a Senior Sous chef to join a team of 12 in a 5* hotel and spa in Maldon.

As a senior Sous Chef you will report directly to the Head Chef and will be responsible for all aspects of the kitchen in the Head Chef’s absence.


Company Background


Our client is well known as one of the best Hotel & Spa venues in Essex and have been for the past few years. They are located in the beautiful countryside of Essex with 365 acres of stunning grounds with its own golf course, spa and leisure facilities.



  • Live in available for £175pcm
  • Support with relocating to the area for up to 3months
  • Amazing benefits/discounts within the hotel and their sister hotels.
  • Gym membership on site
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • New restaurant opening soon – New kitchen with brand new equipment
  • Excellent career progression
  • Friendly HR team on site
  • International food offering with a great British twist


Qualifications & requirements


A senior Chef with a minimum of 5 years in a similar property o Global/National hotel experience at a senior level. Excellent management skills.

Considerable experience in cook-chill and banqueting, successful in managing a team of chefs.

A steady career path to date showing good progression driven by proven success.

Excellent relationship building and rapport building skills.

Knowledge of what is new in food trends.


Key Objectives


To support the Head Chef to ensure the smooth running of kitchen operations o To create high quality food to meet guest expectations and to maintain company standards o To be flexible to manage the banqueting kitchen in the absence of the Head Chef


Person Specification

  • Be reliable, punctual and self-motivate
  • Have a great attitude and strong work ethic
  • Experience with fresh Italian food is essential
  • Previous experience in a similar role.
  • All food safety and health and hygiene up to date with certificates.


All employees

To attend training when required.

To be responsible for your own personal development at work and strive to be the best in what you do, taking care and pride in your work.

To participate in your annual review discussion and any subsequent conversations to review performance and objectives.

To have a flexible approach to the hours you are required to work.

To be fully aware of and adhere to the health and safety regulations concerning your employment and promote and safe environment for yourself, your colleagues and our guests.




Due to the high response received for some vacancies we regret that we are sometimes unable to reply to all applicants. If you have not been contacted within 7 days, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. However, we will keep your details and notify you of any other opportunities.


Please note, you will be asked to provide your eligibility to work in the UK.


For more information on this position please contact Matt Paternoster at Adore Recruitment.


Job Detail
  • Offered Salary£30,000 - £50,000
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