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Sous Chef

Department
Catering & Bars, York Conferences Ltd
Based at
University of York - Heslington Campus
Hours of work
Full-time
Contract status
Open
Salary
20,000 per annum
Apply by
02/10/2017
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Role Description

We are looking for a professional to work as part of a team by supporting the Catering Manager or Head Chef in providing a high standard of catering services in our new Piazza restaurant opening January 2018. Under the direction of the Catering Manager or the Head Chef the post holder will be responsible for the preparation, cooking, presentation and service of food, maintaining hygiene, health and safety standards and deputising for the Head Chef in their absence.

You could be at the start of this exciting new venture as soon as the doors open! 

Intermediate food safety certificate and demonstrable experience of ‘call order’ cooking is essential. The successful candidates will have a general understanding of professional catering and experience of working with fresh food and cooking for large scale numbers.

Hours of work will average 37 per week on a “5 days out of 7” basis but there is a need for flexibility to support business demand. There may be a proportion of evening and weekend work on an ad hoc basis however it is unlikely that there will be split shifts. The early shift starts at around 6am and the late shift finishes at around 8pm. All uniform is provided and laundered.

The annual holiday entitlement is 38 days, including 8 statutory public holidays and closure days over the Christmas and the New Year period.

The starting salary is £20,000.

Closing date: midnight on 2 October 2017.

Interviews will take place the weeks commencing 30 October and 6 November 2017.

Start date:  11 December 2017.

YCL offers a staff discount scheme with national and local restaurants, shops and businesses.

York Conferences Ltd. (YCL) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the University of York. The Head Office is situated at the University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD. The successful candidate will be appointed on YCL terms and conditions of employment.

If you prefer you can send your CV and covering letter to the email below or post to HR, Commercial Services, 1st Floor Helix House, Innovation Way, Heslington, York YO10 5BR.

For any enquiries please contact us on 01904 328413/328424 or email ycl-hradmin@york.ac.uk

 

 

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