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CDP\Section Chef - Live In

Job Type: Pub – Kitchen

Location: Empress of Blandings

Great Pub - Edge of New Forest
Impressive Empress - at Copythorne
Named after the Earl of Emsworth’s prize winning Berkshire pig, the Empress of Blandings, with over 350 pictures and paintings of pigs adorning its walls, sits on the edge of the New Forest, close to the Southampton. The pub is the only building that is a member of the PG Wodehouse society and the Inn-sign is the only Hall & Woodhouse pub sign where the company name is spelt ‘Wodehouse’. With plenty of outside seating for the summer, as well as a roaring fire for the winter months, the pub is busy all year around. We are building ahead of the summer season and have a vacancy for an experienced chef to join us with an immediate start.
As a chef with Team Empress you will receive:
  • A sensible work life balance with full or part time hours and excellent conditions
  • Pay of £9.30 per hour for every hour on shift
  • A share of tips
  • Incentives and rewards for outstanding performance
  • A full package of lifestyle benefits
  • 70% off meals on duty
  • Training and career development opportunities
  • Live in accommodation at a cost of £58.52 per week (subject to availability)
  • A friendly team and all the support you need to succeed
Apply if you are:
  • A highly organized CDP or Section Chef that cares about their craft
  • Skilled and experienced with good food knowledge
  • Able to work to precise specifications for cooking and presentation
  • A real team player able to inspire and support colleagues
  • A chef that enjoys the buzz of a busy service
  • Obsessive about food safety and hygiene standards
  • Looking for a great chef job
  • Up for the challenge with a clear focus on teamwork and the guest
Previous experience as chef running sections in a similar role, along with the ability to maintain consistent quality under time pressure is essential. If you are always striving to be the best version of yourself and want to achieve success together......... apply now
Knowledge, skills and attributes required:
  • Able to work to precise specifications for cooking and presentation
  • Able to cope under time and volume pressure
benefits you'll get:
  • Live in accommodation at £58.52 per week subject to availability
  • Discounted food
  • Share of tips
Where you'll work:

Empress of Blandings

Empress of Blandings

A New Forest country pub with literary connections

Nestled on the edge of the New Forest National Park and named after P.G Wodehouse’s creation - the Earl of Emsworth’s prize-winning Berkshire pig - the Empress of Blandings is the perfect pit stop for your countryside adventures. And located just off the A31, it is an excellent place to meet for a meal before or after exploring the National Park. With a menu full of pub classics, regularly changing specials and perfect Sunday Roasts, it’s got everything covered; all washed down with a pint of draught Badger Beer from Dorset. And when the sun does shine, their outside terrace is the perfect place to relax, unwind and watch the world go by.

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