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Commis Chef - 2 AA Rosette Hotel & Restaurant


We are delighted to be working alongside our energetic and passionate client to recruit for a commis chef for their stunning 26-bedroom Hotel in Cumbria. The site is a beautifully finished Luxury boutique hotel with a superb blend of traditional and contemporary décor. Situated in the heart of Windermere, the establishment has gained much deserved recognition for delivering consistent, quality cooking and service in comfortable surroundings.

The site currently holds a 2 AA Rosette accreditation and focuses on producing modern British/ French Fine Dining with elements of traditional influence. There is a strong emphasis on using quality seasonal ingredients and locally sourced where possible. 

With a strong food led trade, the six-chef brigade can cater on average 40 covers breakfast, 30 through lunch and anything up to 50 for dinner over Friday and Saturday these can differ down to be the busiest time of the week for the hotel.

 The business currently operates seven days per week with chefs working 5 out of the 7 around 45 hours a week a mixture of splits and straights with every chef having an early start, early finish one day out for the five.

There is the potential of live in accommodation for the ideal candidate which is charged at a very reasonable rate. The competitive salary of £19.5k per annum which also comes with a tips package. 

Candidate Role

·Liaise with the senior team to develop the food business as a whole

·Uphold strict legislation relating to environmental health requirements

·Participate in daily food preparation and service

·Ensure kitchen fridges are hygienic and adopt stock rotation systems

·This is a hands on role with a great attitude required

Candidate Specification

·Rosette experience preferable but not essential

·Strong communication skills essential

·Have the ability to work independently and as part of a team

·Have a keen eye for fine detail

·Work closely with the senior team to develop the business as a whole

The Employer

·Part of a Small Hotel Group

·2 AA Rosette accreditation 

·Mutli outlet venue

·Enthusiastic and proactive director

Candidate Benefits

·Competitive salary range

·Potential accommodation available

·Part of a close and committed team


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