Sous Chef

Hiring People
£25k - 27k per year
18 May 2018
15 Jun 2018
Hiring People
Contract Type
Full Time

Sous Chef

Sous Chef required for busy pub based in Pulborough.

As a Sous Chef you will be part of the kitchen team and report to the Head Chef.


The Sous Chef is responsible for assisting the Head Chef with storage, preparation and cooking of all food items for the Inn. To demonstrate and help maintain high levels of service that consistently exceed customer expectations.

Your Responsibilities

  • Monitor food stocks and stock movement
  • Ensure minimum kitchen wastage
  • Teach skills and recipes to members of the team
  • Follow cleaning schedules for the kitchen and delegate others to keep the kitchen clean
  • Accept and store deliveries correctly as and when required
  • Ensure that mis-en-place is completed in all sections
  • Lead the kitchen team in absence of the Head Chef
  • Accurately record temperature of fridges and food in accordance with current legislation
  • Ensure ordering and supply meets demand to reduce spending and waste
  • Collaborate on the development of new menus with the management team and create 'specials' in the absence of the Head Chef

Your Qualities

  • Have a passion for produce and your art
  • Be positive and friendly with a “can-do attitude”
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritise and organise
  • Proactive
  • Take responsibility for yourself and your time
  • Confident to make decisions and to stand by them
  • Good negotiation and influencing skills
  • Excellent communicator
  • Ability to follow instructions and produce consistent results
  • Experience of working in a similar role


  • A combination of straight and split shifts to maximise work and life balance
  • 28 days paid Annual Leave
  • Share of all Gratuities
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Discounts on food, drink and accommodation at The White Horse Inn, Sutton

How to Apply

Please attached an up to date copy of your CV to the link provided.

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