Sous Chef

Pay £9.50 per hour
Location Cresset, Peterborough, PE3 8DX
Hours 40 hours
Deadline 4th November
Interviews TBC


Job Role

Supporting our Head Chef the Senior Sous Chef will produce quality fresh food for The Fayre Spot Bar and Restaurant, daily hot meals for The Cresset Day Centre and a range of menus for The Cressets Conference and Banqueting Events.


A positive attitude and strong work ethic is essential in the role, as this small team adapts to a variety of demands. Experience in short order cooking is essential, as well as a passion for working with fresh ingredients and a desire to deliver consistently high quality food.


As deputy for the Head Chef you will also be required to undertake ordering, stock management, shift management and food safety compliance. Experience in all of these areas is required.


The kitchen team works closely with our front of house teams and both internal and external customers. Maintaining positive and productive relationships in all of these areas is a vital part of the role.


You should have the following qualities:

  • Strong work ethic and conscientious attitude
  • High standards of food quality and presentation, with a passion for fresh ingredients
  • Customer focussed attitude
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Friendly, positive and flexible style of working with colleagues at all levels
  • Be a team player who is up for a challenge
  • Open to change and new ideas


In return we are offering 40 hours to be worked over 7 days a week, to include evenings and weekends. The salary for this role is £9.50 per hour with overtime to be authorised as and when required.


The Closing Date for this vacancy is 4th November 2019


For more information please see the Job Description.

To apply, please see our Application Guidance, complete an Application Form and an Equality and Diversity Form.

Please forward to or by post to:

YMCA Trinity Group
Rightwell East
PE3 8DX 


YMCA Trinity Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk and expects all staff to share this commitment.