Junior Sous Chef - Pastry Kitchen

Location: The Grove

Contract Type: Full Time

Salary: £25,000 per annum plus fantastic benefits

Specific Hours: 40 hours per week

Junior Sous Chef - Pastry Kitchen

Guests visit The Grove, Hertfordshire’s spectacular 5 star hotel resort, for a real breath of fresh air. Central London quality – and benefits - without the hassle. From sheer indulgence to all sorts of outdoor activity across the 300-acre estate, our world-class, award-winning Sequoia Spa and Health Club soothes and stimulates, revitalises and inspires. To continue exceeding our guests’ expectations, we need to rely on, and develop, every member of the team.

Our busy Pastry Kitchen team are seeking a Junior Sous chef to help lead the team in producing indulgent ranges of delicate desserts, proper puds and other sweet creations for the whole hotel. From large-scale conferences and events to inspired mini-desserts for The Glasshouse and afternoon tea pastries both classic and contemporary, this vacancy represents a great opportunity to develop your career in the specialisation of pastry.


Person Specification
Essential

NVQ 1 & 2 or equivalent

Strong leadership, motivational and teamwork skills

Planning and Time Management

A flexible attitude

Experience in all relative disciplines

Excellent communication skills including written and spoken English language

Artistic abilities

Desirable

Departmental training experience

Computer literacy

5* or Michelin Experience or equivalent

NVQ Level 3

Company benefits include:

Use of leisure facilities including gym and swimming pool
One free meal whilst on duty in the staff canteen
Uniform provided
Staff shuttle bus to Watford town centre and train station (£1 per journey)
Generous discount for you and your family/friends on food and beverage, room rate, golf and spa treatments
Annual overnight loyalty stays
Dental care
Holiday entitlement which increases after 2 years’ service
Subsidised staff accommodation if required
Excellent training and development opportunities from a gold standard Investor in People
Discounts with high street retailers through our Benefits App

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