Senior Sous Chef

We are looking for a Senior Sous Chef to join our passionate back of house team in our prestigious Golf Clubhouse Kitchen.  Under the general guidance and supervision of the Head Chef, assisting in the overseeing and directing of all aspects of the kitchen operation

Job Title: Senior Sous Chef 

Reports To: Estate Head Chef 

Location: Welwyn, United Kingdom 

Salary: Competitive Salary

Working Days: Monday – Sunday 5/7 days


Duties will include: 

  • Participates in and supervises the preparation and cooking of all food on the given section in accordance with established recipe cards and methods;
  • Checks daily function sheets, menus and forecasts to ensure appropriate production levels;
  • Ensures food is currently prepared to the established standard by sampling on a regular basis;
  • Ensures all dishes are correctly garnished (where appropriate) before being sent to the pass for service;
  • Ensures portion control policy and standard plating instructions are adhered to;
  • Adheres to the clubs cost control policies and procedures;
  • Prevents unnecessary wastage of food products;
  • Conducts on-the-job training, as appropriate;
  • Ensures the security of the stores and fridges during all working hours;
  • Ensures that the respective section is sufficiently supplied with all requirements;
  • Participates in menu planning, as appropriate;
  • Coaches and encourages employees in your section to adopt correct work methods;
  • Strictly observes the hygiene, sanitation and safety practices at all times by minimising risk through hazard spotting and safe working practices;
  • Maintains all required legislative controls and records, including temperature control in accordance with HACCP’s and risk assessment and to provide evidence of due diligence



  • A minimum of two years’ experience in a similar style establishment at the level of Junior Sous or above;
  • Must hold current Level 2 Basic Food Hygiene Certificate;
  • NVQ Levels 1 & 2 desirable.



• Free Car Parking • Complimentary meal during your working day • Career opportunities and the ability to cross-train in other departments • Uniform • Contributory Pension Scheme  • Reward for introducing a friend  • Free Golf & Staff Discounts (Subject to qualifying period).

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