Sous Chef - Butlin's

Butlin’s is looking for new recruits to come and join them this summer.
If you enjoy working with others, are ready to learn something new, roll up your sleeves, get stuck in and have some fun – we might have your next job waiting for you.
Working at Butlin’s as a sous chef means being part of a big-hearted team of people who are responsible for providing our guests with an altogether more fun and entertaining holiday.
We know that It takes a team effort to put on the show here and we’re looking for likeminded people who -
like to work as part of a team.
are comfortable and confident to talk to our guests.
are comfortable to work in a busy environment and can dial up the energy when it’s required.
Have a positive outlook and a ‘can do’ attitude.
Can deliver a high level of service and will always strive to exceed the guest’s expectations.
As a sous chef you will support the Head Chef in the day-to-day running of the Kitchen and be able to manage the kitchen efficiently in their absence, we are looking for the right people to join our dedicated hard-working team of chefs in our Guest Catering department.  We have five restaurants for our half board guests to enjoy, all are Buffett style, with different dining packages available to our guests. The Candidate will have positive outlook and a can-do attitude even when working under pressure.  We are looking for people who:
Have relevant industry qualifications (Level 2 NVQ or Diploma in Professional cookery)
Work to provide a professional level of service, to create inspiring environments and be instrumental in motivating, coaching and developing all the Team.
 Be responsible for providing a high level of quality food, maintain hygiene standards, ensure all food buffets are garnished and presented to pre-agreed requirements.
Use the correct processes and equipment for specific tasks as agreed with Resort Development chef/Head Chef.
 Ensure proper arrangement and garnishing of food.
Monitor the quality and quantity of food prepared.
 Ensure all dishes are prepared according to specification and served at the correct quality, portion size, and temperature.
Work towards exceeding guest's expectation by encouraging and promoting high level of service
Ensure consistent and smooth running of food production.
Normal Working hours:
Could vary between 7am and 10pm both in our buffet style restaurants and restaurant venues.
Be able to work split shifts.
The business is operational 7 days a week, where rest days can vary.

We think working at Butlin’s is a pretty special place to be and here are just a few of the benefits for working with us:
Resort discounts on food and drink in our retail outlets.
Free use of many of the resort facilities for you, and significantly discounted rate for your friends and family.
Subsidised OFSTED Nursery facilities available on resort
Discounted Bourne Leisure holidays for you, your family and friends
Free parking on resort
Reward and recognition schemes including long service and team member of the month as well as lots of other team incentives.

If you think you have what it takes to come and be part of our team, we’d love to hear from you.



Warren Road, Minehead, Somerset TA24 5SH GBR



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Effective Date

30 April 2021

Expiration Date

14 May 2021