Sous Chef

Hotel Du Vin



About the RoleSous Chef, Hotel du Vin£40k Including Service charge, Bonus, 45 HoursPermanent ContractBrightonGet paid for doing what you love, get loads of perks and benefits, learn something new and make a career for Life with Hotel Du Vin At Hotel Du Vin fifty percent of all revenue comes from catering sales. In many of our hotels we can be busier in our Brasseries than most local restaurants! This gives our chef brigades a great opportunity to develop themselves within our kitchens. Learning new skills, working in fast paced environments under pressure and sometimes with produce they haven't worked with before.We offer on the job training in house as well as working with our training provider to offer nationally recognized apprenticeships. If you want to progress your career a HDV kitchen is the place to do it. 4 of our Head Chefs have been promoted from within with 2 starting their journey as kitchen porters. Working as Sous Chef in the kitchen you will support the Head Chef by... ensuring the team deliver the brand standards in a smooth and consistent manner. Ideally you will of worked at this level before and be able to demonstrate your skills when developing the team beneath you. Do you want to be part of something different, working with the best food, drink and a brand you can be proud ofWe create memories that our guests never forget. This could be the next step for you into a Head Chef role – we actively encourage internal development and progression. Onwards and upwards! About YouBenefitsIn addition to competitive rates of pay we offer: Heavily discounted Staff Room Rates at Malmaison, Hotel du Vin and Frasers Hospitality with rooms available from £40 per night. Discounted Friends and Family Room Rate with 50% off best available rate. 35% off your bill when you dine in our Brasseries and Bistros Fully funded Apprenticeship programmes that support you in developing your career High Street Discounts on a range of high street shops, experiences, holidays and much much more Cycle to work scheme – save up to 40% on a wide range of bikes Healthcare Cash Plans - dental, optical, medical and more available from £5 per month Referral schemes that pay up to £1500 (just for getting your mates jobs!) A decent uniform that doesn’t make you look like an extra from a 70s TV sitcom. We have a Wellness & National Campaign Days Calendar which promotes and encourages activities like – Pay Day Lunches/Treats, National Popcorn Day, Mental Health Awareness week and more We work with Wagestream giving instant access to your pay as it’s earnt. Wagestream is a tool for everyday life that lets you get paid your way by letting you track your wages in real time, stream up to 50% of the money you’re already earned, learn easy tips to manage your money better and save direct from your salary We offer a Loyalty Bonus that pays up to 50% of your monthly salary every 6 months – just for doing your job We also offer complimentary stays on your 1st, 3rd and 5th anniversary with Dinner, Bed & Breakfast We are a proud sponsor of The Burnt Chef Project raising money whilst developing our own Mental Health First Aiders (MHFA) – we have fully qualified MHFA in each property Employee Assistance Programme – free, confidential advice available 24/7 to you and your familyOur Sustainability Goals: 100% of our electricity is generated using renewable energy with most of it coming from Wind Farms around the UK We recycle a minimum of 70% of the waste from our hotels. This target is achieved by everyone I the hotel focusing on the waste we produce and is championed by our Sustainability Council who work on project year round We have moved to a chemical free cleaning system in our bedrooms and public areas and an enzyme based eco-friendly system for our kitchens. Volunteer to work for sustainable charities 2 days per year on full pay instead of your normal workplaceFrasers Hospitality, Malmaison & Hotel Du Vin are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age