Pastry Chef de Partie - New Hotel - New Kitchen Brigade

Why? Recruitment Ltd
17 Mar 2017
16 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

An opportunity to join a new kitchen brigade based at a new and beautiful Country House Hotel set within 26 acres of lovingly maintained gardens and woodland, located only 15 minutes from Guildford town centre (Surrey) and 45 mins from central London.

The Hotel has 59 bedrooms, a Restaurant which can seat 40/45 guests, a Bar, plus various meeting rooms which can cater for up to 70 guests.

Functions, conferences and weddings will be a big part of the business being offered at the Hotel.

Reporting to the Head Chef/Sous Chef you will be leading the Pastry section at the Hotel.

You will be responsible for:

- Order and stock control.
- Designing with the Head Chef menu items for afternoon tea, restaurant as well as banqueting menus.
- Producing plated desserts for all menus.
- Supervision of junior staff members to ensure consistent standards.
- Ensuring work is carried out meeting all food hygiene and health and safety requirements.
- The business is varied offering catering to Hotel Guests, In-house Conference Delegates, as well as guests from the local area.

You wil be ...

- Working 5 shifts per week 45 hrs per week.
- Have previous experience in a quality environment, but now seeking their first pastry chef role with responsibility for the Pastry Section.
- Demonstrate during a trial shift the practical ability to be able to produce plated desserts to a rosette standard.
- Demonstrate flair and creativity to develop the hotels Afternoon Tea Menu.
- Hold the experience to manage the multi menu requirements and busy banqueting operation.
- Live locally or have the ability to relocate to the area with own transportation.


  • £20,000-£22,000
  • 4 weeks holiday increasing with service
  • 8 Bank holidays
  • Free car parking
  • Employee uniform

3 months temporary accommodation is available with this role.

Following completion of the company's 3 month probationary period access to a range of company benefits including:

Discounted hotel accommodation for yourself and your family at all hotels
Discount off all food & beverage at all hotels
Refer a friend staff recruitment scheme In additional you will enjoy a range of other benefits when you celebrate your 1 yr, 3 yr and 5 yr anniversary including; your birthday off paid, complimentary overnight stays, complimentary lunch/afternoon tea and service related holiday