Sous Chef

February 27, 2024
£40000 - £40000

Job Description

Sous Chef

Location: Oban, Scotland

Salary: £40k + Excellent Benefits

The Client:

Our client is an esteemed hotel and spa, providing a five-star retreat, featuring luxurious rooms, award-winning dining, and spa services.

The Role:

As a Sous Chef, you will assist the Head Chef in ensuring the seamless operation of the hotel’s culinary offerings.


  • Managing the kitchen team to controlling food costs and sourcing ingredients in line with company policies.
  • Training and development of staff for optimal performance.
  • Leadership to foster a motivated, committed team.
  • Coordinating workload, ensuring policy adherence, and supporting career development.
  • Manage financial aspects within set budgets, control stocks, and achieve sales targets.
  • Maintain a customer service focus by handling complaints, ensuring health and safety compliance, and promoting product knowledge.
  • oversee suppliers to optimise quality and cost-effectiveness.
  • Handle incident management, conduct staff training, and ensure legal compliance.


  • Previously worked as a Sous Chef or in a similar role.
  • At least 2 years of experience in a property with no less than 3AA rosettes.
  • Must have 3AA rosettes experience.
  • Ability to deal with individuals from various cultures and backgrounds.
  • Effective communication and organisational skills.
  • Right to work in the UK.


  • 28 days annual leave
  • Free meals on duty
  • Refer a friend scheme
  • Ongoing rewards and team events
  • Free access to gym, pool, and sports facilities
  • Access to SLH portal for discounted global stays

Apply now for this exceptional opportunity to work with a dynamic team and further enhance your career.

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