Sous Chef, Steam Packet Inn - Isle of Whithorn, Dumfries and Galloway

Posted on March 18, 2024 | Start date April 12, 2024

Salary:£16-20 per hour paid monthly - tips - meals on duty
Hours:5 days from 7 mixture of shifts Closed for food Tuesday and Wednesday
Days:5 days from 7 mixture of shifts
Holidays:Statutory (28 days p/a)
Covers:Lunch: 20-80 - plus afternoon teas; Dinner: 20-100 weekends busier; Breakfast: 20 not required to do; Functions: very occasional small for funerals and birthday parties
Food type:Contemporary gastropub in 2 bars/ conservatory. Casual dining in harbourside restaurant. Based on fresh produce and local suppliers, especially seafood.
Full-time chefs:2 chefs plus pot washers
Accommodation:Accommodation available if required - shared Static caravan - 2 miles away - small charge
Job description:

The Steam Packet Inn is a busy 7 bedroom Inn situated in the Isle of Whithorn.

Family owned for over 30 years

A beautiful location overlooking the harbour. In South West Scotland some 20 miles from Newton Stewart and a 45 minute drive from Stranraer.

Pub also acts as brewery tap for the award winning Five Kingdoms Brewery, owned by same family, so scope for food/beer pairings, beer related menus.

We are looking for a Sous Chef to join our friendly kitchen team.

Opportunity to be involved in development of the business

You will be assisting head chef in day to day running of the kitchen but will also be required to cover during his absence – stock control,
costing menus, ordering, health, safety and hygiene and all paper work.

Good interpersonal skills and experience at training and developing staff essential

This is an exciting time to join an expanding business and help make the Steampacket Inn a destination pub!!

Must have a good background in quality fresh food and busy kitchens

This is a stunning and rural location with excellent fishing, golfing and walking.

The Inn is open all year round but is very busy in the typical season of March to October.

The position is available immediately

How to apply:

Please email your CV and references to Rueben Davenport, Manager

Work for partners:

Possible but not guaranteed

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