Senior Sous Chef Uk Visa Sponsorship Available

July 5, 2024
£36.6 - £42.6 / year

Job Description




About the role

The PIG and the Village Pub, Cirencester, GL7 5EF

Flexible hours, contracts, and work patterns are possible.

Competitive market rate package.

Visa sponsorship is provided to candidates already in the UK.

£1000 sign-up bonus (upon conclusion of probation period)

Possibility of Staff Accommodation

Immediate start available, or our opening date is in mid-August.

We are happy to be looking for Senior Sous Chefs to join our team. This role is in our hotel’s kitchen, and you will report directly to our Head Chef, who supervises The PIG and the Village Pub.

Welcome to THE PIG, and The Village Pub.

In January 2024, we purchased the 17th century Barnsley House hotel, which is nestled in the idyllic Cotswold town of Barnsley, approximately four miles from Cirencester. THE PIG – and The Village Pub provides guests with a classic example of an English rural garden that changes with the seasons, as well as a kitchen garden that will supply vegetables for our 25-mile menu.

The role:

As Senior Sous Chef, you’ll need to be a true leader. Having great interpersonal abilities to help our Head Chef manage our kitchen team.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Confident with the general operation of the kitchen.
  • Maintain excellent supplier partnerships.
  • Helping our Head Chef manage food prices and budgets.
  • Working together with our Kitchen Gardeners to utilise our kitchen garden produce.
  • Rotations for the kitchen team are being planned.
  • Competent understanding of health and safety rules, food handling, and dietary needs.
  • Encourage development and help the culinary team improve their abilities.
  • Take an active role in guiding, training, and encouraging our kitchen apprentices.

Experience as a Senior Sous Chef in a similar setting is necessary.

We are an inspiring, interesting, and enjoyable place to work, and in exchange for your commitment to us, you can expect something unique:

  • Staff accommodations include complimentary bed and breakfast.
  • 35% discount on food, beverages, and treatments at all PIG Hotels.
  • Meals on duty.
  • Annual vacation increase (up to 33 days)
  • Take home products at the cost price.
  • Help@Hand provides you and your family with free access to on-demand GP, physiotherapy, and counselling services.
  • A variety of learning and development courses.
  • Anniversary vouchers – supper and wine for two.

To examine our whole selection of perks, visit our ‘What we can do for you’ section on our careers webpage:

Home Grown Hotels is dedicated to promoting equality, diversity, and inclusiveness. We are an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against candidates based on any of the protected characteristics outlined in the Equalities Act 2010.

Robin Hutson: ‘As with any good hospitality, THE PIG is fundamentally about people; it’s the personalities, enthusiasm, knowledge, and abilities of the people we work with that all come together to create THE PIG experience’.