Sous Chef, Carberry Tower Mansion House and Estate, Edinburgh and Lothians

Posted on May 9, 2024 | Start date May 10, 2024

Salary:Salary: Up to £35,000 OTE (inclusive of TRONC)
Days:4/5 out 7 straight shifts - 12noon to 10pm or 10am to 4pm (prep shift)
Holidays:30 days per annum
Bedrooms:30 + 4 Estate Houses
Covers:Lunch: 30; Dinner: 50; Breakfast: 65; Functions: 150
Food type:British/Scottish focus - Seasonal
Full-time chefs:6 plus 2 kitchen porters
Job description:

We are seeking a full-time Sous Chef to join our thriving Food and Beverage Team.

Carberry Tower Mansion House and Estate is a multi-award-winning, luxury Castle Mansion House set within a private 40-acre estate, just outside of Edinburgh. With an international reputation for quality and excellence, we are inviting applications from individuals who are highly focused, professional and motivated, to join our high performing Kitchen Team.

As a Sous Chef, you will play a crucial role in upholding the exceptional standards of our dining experience. Your key responsibilities will involve overseeing the day-to-day operations of the restaurant, providing supervision to kitchen staff, and ensuring the highest standards of service and hygiene are maintained. Your dedicated role will make a significant contribution to the overall success of our renowned Restaurant and various dining services.

Key Skills Required:
To run and supervise any kitchen section to the required standards set by the Head Chef
To ensure all preparation of the designated section is complete and ready for each service
Ensure good stock and waste control is practiced
Be responsible for the quality control of stock and prepared foods
Execute cooking to the expected high standard quickly and efficiently
Ensure the cleanliness and organisation of designated section
Support chefs in delivering required standard of food
Appropriately delegate jobs to Junior chefs and apprentices and support them in their development
Salary: Up to £35,000 OTE (inclusive of TRONC)

At least one year of relevant experience (in a similar role) required and references upon request.
The contract is for 45 hr per week with extra day paid.
This role reports to the Head Chef
Weekend slots for interviews are available.
Carberry Tower Mansion House and Estate is invested in your growth, both personally and professionally. Take advantage of our comprehensive personal development program to advance your career and skills.
30 days holiday each year
Company pension
Complimentary food on shift
15% Employee discount in our Restaurant
On-site, Free parking

How to apply:

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Work for partners:

Yes - depending on experience

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