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Jr Sous Chef

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Fonthill House is a luxury 64 bedroom care home with coffee shop, located in St Albans, Hertfordshire. We are now looking for an outstanding person to join our kitchen team.

Job Purpose:

As the Jr Sous Chef, you are responsible for helping to manage (under the supervision of the Head Chef) the operation of the kitchen including food production, staff management, supplies, presentation/service and record management and compliance with quality and safety standards.

Some of your duties will include:

  • Preparing, cooking and serving of delicious and nutritious hot and cold meals, as and when required for both clients and staff.
  • Ensuring all meals are of the highest possible quality and attractively presented.
  • Providing for special dietary requirements where necessary and taking into account the preferences of individual clients.

Hours of Work:

An average of 42hours a week over a 2 week rota.

Additional information:

Subject to satisfactory DBS check and reference checks

Job Type:



£11.00-£13.00 per hour


Discounted or free food


  • 12 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime
  • Weekends


Chef: 3 years (required)

Job Duties:

  • Prepare all food items as directed in a sanitary and timely manner.
  • Follow recipes and presentation specifications.
  • Operate standard kitchen equipment safely and efficiently.
  • Maintain a clean working station whilst adhering to health & safety standards.
  • Assist with the cleaning and organisation of kitchen and equipment.
  • Restock items as needed throughout the shift.
  • Adhere to all food hygiene & safety standards.
Fonthill House - St Albans

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