Chef de Partie The Chequers, Bath Two AA rosette The Chequers in Bath is looking to recruit a chef de partie to join an exciting team, where you will have the opportunity to use your creative flare and work alongside a devoted Head Chef and senior team. The successful candidate will be passionate about food,ambitious to progress their career and be an enthusiastic team member. Youll be working with high quality regional produce and suppliers and need to be able to help deliver menus that take advantage of this. About the companyThe Bath Pub Company is an independent companyoperating 4 premium gastropubs in Bath, including two 2AA Rosette pubs. We areall about great food, fantastic service and a friendly pub atmosphere. Were also passionate about building a great company that people love to work for and plan to add new pubs to our group in time. We look to promote internally wherever possible so theres plenty of opportunities for future progression. Our staff development policy is to help all our staff realise their potential and we actively seek opportunities for them to do so. We have won many awards and accolades for the pubs: Best Gastropub, two 2AA rosette and one AA rosette ratings, a inclusions in this year's Michelin guide, 3rd best Gastropub in the UK (Tripadvisor). Salary:Total annual salary of £19,000 to £20,500 (depending on age and experience) plus tips.Gratuities are split equally between all staff on a per shift basis. Full time staff at The Chequers averaged £8,200 per person for the last financial year. Benefits:25% discount onfood and drink at any of our pubs for you plus a guest. Staff trips, which have so far included overnight stays in Champagne, Italy, London and Spain, as well as supplier & restaurant visits (including The Hand & Flowers, Casa Mia and The Pony & Trap). Wine can be purchased at cost price (upto 75% discount from list price).Twice annual staff party, with the teamsfrom all our pubs.Recommend a friend' recruitment scheme, which for each person you recommend and starts working for us, you can earn either £250 or £500. Childcare vouchers (20% discount against childcare costs, such as nurseries, pre-school and after school/holiday clubs).Opportunitiesto complete further NVQ Training available and also stages at otherrestaurants (which most recently has included The Hand & Flowers).After your 1st year anniversarywith the company, our long service benefits kick in, and increase with eachyear of service. These include:Increased holiday allowance (up to 31days).Increased company contributions to yourpension scheme. Company paid parental leave (up to twoweeks at full pay).Paid sick leave at full pay (up to 5days). Tasks andresponsibilities • Ensure that all dishes are prepared and presented in accordance with the Head Chefs directions. • Help develop junior members of staff by leading by example in all aspects of running service and the kitchen • Minimise wastage through proper stock control and menu development • Develop a working knowledge of the menu and specials, keeping abreast of daily changes made • Ensure that you manage your section to a high standard • Develop an understanding of how all EHO documentation is correctly collated and recorded, and that all EHO documentation is correctly recorded and collated • Check all incoming deliveries to verify correct items are delivered. Skills and experience • Proven experience working in a busy kitchen with a quality gastro pub food offering. • A strong team ethic - able to develop, inspire and motivate a large brigade of chefs. • Strong menu writing ability, sourcing suppliers and negotiating prices. • Able to embrace & drive change as dictated by customer & business needs. • Demonstrate high standards of professionalism & passion. • Strong time management work effectively within given time frame to finish tasks set Applicants MUST... - Have your own transport to get to and from work (shifts will be outside ofpublic transport hours) - Be over 18 years - Speak fluent English - Be available to work both weekends and evenings - There is no live-in accommodation available.
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