Sous Chef

The Brudenell Hotel

The Hotel Folk are looking to employ an experienced Sous Chef to work at The Brudenell Hotel in Aldeburgh.

Sous Chef at The Brudenell Hotel
Salary: £25-28k (depending on experience)

Vacancy for: Sous Chef

We are looking for a Sous Chef to join us at our 4* Hotel The Brudenell, located right next to the beach in Aldeburgh, Suffolk.

Dining at the Seafood & Grill restaurant is relaxed, informal and provides a wonderful setting for a variety of occasions, while enjoying panoramic sea views from every table and a décor that is inspired by the vibrant colours found on the Suffolk coast throughout the year. There is also a stunning terrace for outdoor dining, al fresco! The menu features the freshest local fish, seafood and free-range meats delivered to our door each morning.

This role requires you to work with the Head Chef, deputise in his absence and managing and motivating the kitchen team.

  • Assist the Head Chef to plan and deliver balanced menus that are offer interest, quality and consistency.
  • Produce food that is of consistently high standard.
  • Put forward ideas and suggestions for new menus.
  • Supervise the work of the other chefs.
  • Report any current or potential staffing/employment issues as soon as possible.
  • Work closely with the team to deliver the highest possible standard of service. to guests. Be aware of any special or dietary requests.
  • Be flexible and willing to work in all areas of the kitchen.
  • Make a positive contribution to the success of the team eg: suggest improvements, initiatives, opportunities to reduce wastage etc.
  • Help to ensure that the other team members adhere to all fire, health, safety and hygiene standards and procedures.