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Sous Chef - Live In

Job Type: Pub – Kitchen

Location: The Holly Blue

Brand New Pub - Basingstoke
Fabulous New Food Pub - Sensational Holly Blue
Located on the A30 just off M3 Jct 7 on the outskirts of Basingstoke, The Holly Blue is the perfect reflection of a traditional country pub. Completed in 2020 the new build is in the style of a Hampshire farmhouse, the Holly Blue is a premium food pub restaurant and the latest addition to the managed H&W family. Dog friendly, as every great pub should be, the Holly Blue occupies a commanding position at the gateway to a growing new community. We are boosting our team ahead of the party season and have an opening for an experienced senior chef to join and help lead our wonderful kitchen.
Your rewards as Sous with Team Holly Blue:
  • A sensible work life balance with 5 days working, consistent hours and excellent conditions
  • Pay of £10.30 per hour
  • Pay boosted by a share of tips and extra rewards for outstanding performance
  • A full package of lifestyle benefits
  • 70% off meals on duty
  • A clear career path of development to Head Chef within the H&W estate
  • All the support you need to succeed
  • Live in accommodation at £58.52 per week, subject to availability
Apply if you are:
  • A highly organized Sous Chef, able to deputize for Head Chef when required
  • Experienced with a broad food knowledge
  • Able to work to precise company specifications for cooking and presentation
  • A good leader able to inspire your kitchen team
  • Competent in all kitchen administration and management
  • A chef that enjoys the buzz of a busy service
  • Able to follow and enforce food safety and hygiene standards
  • Looking for a chef job that offers long term prospects, in a fabulous place to work
  • Seeking an employer that recognizes and rewards commitment and talent
Do you have previous experience as a senior chef in a similar role operating to brand standards and the ability to thrive in a high paced and exciting kitchen? ........ Apply now:
Knowledge, skills and attributes required:
  • Previous experience in a high end branded food operation
  • Able to work to precise specifications for cooking and presentation
  • Able to inspire a team to succeed under pressure
benefits you'll get:
  • Chance to help lead an awesome brand new kitchen
  • Discounted food
  • Share of tips
  • Accommodation at a cost of £58.52 pw if required
Where you'll work:

The Holly Blue

The Holly Blue
Located on the A30 on the outskirts of Basingstoke, The Holly Blue is the perfect example of a traditional country pub. Built in the style of a Hampshire farmhouse with attached barn, the pub is named after the Holly Blue butterfly, a beautiful and very identifiable butterfly.  Not to be confused with the Common blue, Chalkhill blue, large blue or small blue, the Holly Blue butterfly can sometimes be sighted in Beggarwood Park which adjoins the pub between April and September. We’re dog friendly as well, as every great pub should be, with a large garden, ideal for those long summer days when you don’t have a care in the world! Roaring log fires, oak beams and quality food complete the picture, providing a cosy interior and dining experience when the longer winter nights set in.

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