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Sous Chef

Surrey Sports Park

Location:  Guildford
Salary:  £26,997 per annum
Post Type:  Full Time
Advert Placed:  Thursday 28 November 2019
Closing Date:  Sunday 15 December 2019
Interview Date:  To be confirmed
Reference:  066119-R
 
Surrey Sports Park is at the heart of sport and physical activity in Surrey, and our mission is to deliver the best possible sport, health and wellbeing experience to our University of Surrey students and to the wider SSP community.

We are looking to recruit a Sous Chef to work with the team at Surrey Sports Park. You will be part of the team providing fantastic food and drink offer for the students and staff. Upon appointment to the role you will assist with a refresh of the current food offer providing creativity, quality and innovation. You will also cater for a hospitality service including working lunches for meetings, student events, external conferences for clients, and a variety of private functions.

We expect you to interact regularly with the students, staff and visitors who enjoy our food – and to work with the Head Chef to develop new ideas, concepts and food innovations to maximise sales.
In addition to a competitive salary we offer a generous annual leave entitlement, pension scheme, discounted sports club membership.

The ideal candidate will:
• Be up to date with current food trends
• Be a proven team member
• Be able to handle a variety of styles of service
• Have experience of high volume food production
• Be able to work under pressure
• Have the ability to train and inspire
• Have an understanding of how to manage food costs
• Be able to step up and cover for the Head Chef in their absence

Surrey Sports Park is at the heart of sport and physical activity in Surrey, and our mission is to deliver the best possible sport, health and wellbeing experience to our University of Surrey students and to the wider SSP community. We provide strategic added value to the University by delivering an outstanding student experience through social and competitive sport and providing an excellent environment for wellness and fitness for Surrey staff and students, and our community impact is significant both culturally and physically. The team is passionate and high performing, and the business model requires us to deliver a self-sustaining, well managed and customer service focused business.
 
If you would like to discuss this role further please contact Chris Fentiman on email c.fentiman@surrey.ac.uk
 
The supporting statement section should set out how your qualifications, experience and training meet each of the selection criteria. Please provide one or more paragraphs addressing each criterion. The supporting statement is an essential part of the selection process and thus a failure to provide this information will mean that the application will not be considered. An answer to any of the criteria such as "Please see attached CV" will not be considered acceptable.
 
Please note CVs cannot be accepted without a completed application form.

 

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