Sous Chef

Newbury, Berkshire

£26000 - £28000 per annum + Additional Benefits


Our client is a traditional riverside pub in Newbury with a lively outdoor dining scene and a growing reputation for great fresh food. Winners in National Pub & Bar Awards over the past few years expect a thriving year ahead. More than 100 covers are catered for outdoors, plus 45 more inside – and full table service is now being offered on a beautiful 50 cover roof terrace for 2019. Significant investment was made in the kitchen just four years ago, so it’s a great time to join the six-strong team of talented kitchen staff.

  • Enjoy the fast-paced fun of pub life
  • Learn new skills to enhance your career with our industry leading training and development.
  • Belong to a supportive, close-knit team
  • Benefit from a competitive salary and great discounts
  • A great benefits package including enhanced sick pay.

Join as a Sous Chef and you’ll be right at the cutting edge of the kitchen’s creativity. You’ll be second in command to the Head Chef, adding your experience and wisdom to the team.

Food is a serious business, so you’ll be working in an advanced kitchen to create fabulous, fresh dishes – using the best of seasonal, local ingredients.

  • Work for a company that shares your passion for food
  • Develop your skills towards a Head Chef role
  • Benefit from a competitive salary and great discounts

As deputy to the Head Chef, you’ll take full control of the kitchen when they’re away. It’s a great opportunity to make a real impact, and prove yourself ready to step up to the Head Chef role.

And you’ll be supported every step of the way by a team of talented Executive Chefs and training team to help you to develop your career.

You’ll need to be a talented chef with passion for fresh food and a love of kitchen camaraderie. You’ll be able to bring the best out in others – and you’ll take immense pride in every successful service.

A hygiene qualification, excellent food knowledge and food safety awareness are all be essential for this role. But we’re interested in your personality and potential too – not just your previous experience.

  • You must thrive under pressure
  • You’ll have great communication skills
  • You should be able to lead a team
  • You’ll set yourself the highest standards

Don’t miss out – Apply now!

Due to the high level of response only candidates with the relevant experience will be contacted – Thank you for your application.

Please don’t hesitate to contact the office on 02392 863303 and ask for Sam who will be happy to help.

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