Demi Chef de Partie

Amigo Loans
£8.15 per hour + Benefits Package
21 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Demi Chef de Partie

Package: £8.15 per hour (7am to 4pm shifts!) + Benefits Package

Amigo Loans is one of the UK’s most successful and innovative lenders. We have delivered staggering financial performance, a customer focused product and an award-winning employee experience. Amigo is a guarantor loan company with a simple idea - if your friends trust you, so will we.

The kitchen at Amigo is working with some of the finest food and produce Dorset and Hampshire has to offer. We have developed a new menu using only the freshest local produce possible, from Poole Bay Seafood to New Forest Beef, as well as a fine range of cheeses sourced from suppliers all over the South Coast. Our menus change weekly and are tailored to cater for a wide range of customers. Even our coffee blend is specially roasted for us.

We are looking for an enthusiastic Demi Chef de Partie to prepare food, and to run their section to a high standard. The successful candidate will play a key role in contributing to our overall employee experience.

What we'll ask you to do:

  • Cook menu items in cooperation with the rest of the kitchen team.
  • Set up and stock sections with all necessary Mise En Place
  • Prepare food for service (e.g. chopping vegetables, making soups, or preparing sauces)
  • Report to and follow the head chef's instructions
  • Have knowledge of all menu items, and a general overview of the week's menu
  • Strive to improve food preparation and presentations.
  • Ensure that food comes out simultaneously, in high quality and in a timely fashion
  • Enforce strict health and hygiene standards
  • Maintain a positive and professional approach with co-workers and customers' requirements
  • What we think you'll need:

  • 2+ years of experience in commis chef or similar role
  • Experience in Rosette quality restaurant preferred but not essential
  • Understanding of various cooking methods, ingredients, equipment and procedures
  • Accuracy and speed in executing assigned tasks
  • Enthusiasm for learning and willingness to follow instructions
  • What we offer in return:

    Business Performance Bonus - Health Insurance - Contributory Pension - Free Gym Membership - Google Style Offices including a Fantastic Subsidised Café - In House Massage therapist & Hair Stylist - Additional days holiday each year

    NB: This is a permanent, full time role, working 41.25 hours per week, including some Saturdays