Pastry Chef de Partie

Recruiter
Mayflower Theatre
Location
Southampton
Salary
20876.0000
Posted
17 May 2017
Closes
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Pastry Chef de Partie

45 hours per week (including evenings and weekends)

£20,876 per annum plus share of tips

We are currently recruiting for a Pastry Chef de Partie in our fantastic Ovation restaurant and for Corporate Hospitality functions.

Essential requirements:

The ideal candidate will have the ability to run the pastry section in a busy service, and remain calm when in a pressured environment. You will also hold a minimum of Level 1 Certificate in Food Hygiene and relevant qualification in food preparation.

Key responsibilities

  • Responsible for the efficient running of the Pastry section, including food preparation and service

  • Producing food as specified on the menus for that day to the required standard in the required time frame.

  • Catering for special dietary requirements.

  • Producing afternoon teas

  • Communicate effectively with the Head and Sous Chef

  • Help maintain stock storage and rotation ensuring waste is kept at a minimum and all legislation is adhered to at all times.

  • Ensure self and kitchen assistants comply with Food Hygiene and Health & Safety regulations

You should have a positive and flexible attitude, a passion for exceeding customers’ expectations and experience in working to tight deadlines. You will have experience in working in an all fresh food kitchen for a high quality venue and knowledge and appreciation of modern British cooking and current trends. You will have a relevant qualification in food preparation and hygiene standards and good understanding of Health and Safety legislation affecting the kitchen.

As well as great staff benefits including pension, health cash plan, and childcare vouchers we offer great work life balance as most shifts will finish by 9pm (on occasion staff may be required to work later in order to provide service for post-show events and functions).

Closing date for applications: 26th May 2017