Sous Chef

Location: The Wild Boar Inn
Contract: Full or Part Time

This fantastic opportunity within our professional Kitchen Brigade has arisen and is the perfect opportunity for any highly motivated, ambitious Junior Sous Chef looking to progress their career.

Our Chefs have a passion for food and excellent standards of presentation, where the emphasis is always on creating the very best of guest experiences.

We will provide training opportunities with the aim to bring out the best in all employees.

This is a full time position with STRAIGHT or split shifts available, over 5 days.

The Ideal Candidate

You will have:

  • A warm, friendly and enthusiastic personality

  • A aim to exceed expectations of guests and colleagues

  • Previous experience of working at this level within a similar environment.

  • An eye to seek improvements on standards and service in all food outlet areas

  • An innovative and inspiring approach with a keen eye for detail

  • A flair for food and an knowledge of basic kitchen practices

  • Flexibility in attitude, approach and working hours (to include weekends, split shifts and evenings)

  • Excellent knowledge of Health and Safety and Food Safety Standards

Employee benefits:

  • Chef whites provided

  • Good rate of pay

  • Complimentary meals whilst on duty

  • Complimentary car parking

  • Complimentary Leisure Club Membership and Family Leisure Club Membership (subject to t&s).

  • Complimentary Dinner, Bed & Breakfast stay for 2 to celebrate your birthday

  • Discounted room nights across all English Lakes Hotels Resorts & Venues

  • Discounts on food and beverage across all English Lakes Restaurants

  • English Lakes Service Gift Vouchers and awards lunch presentation for each year of service

  • Annual departmental awards


All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of eligibility and I.D. will be required from candidates at interview as part of our standard recruitment process.

We are happy to receive your CV as an additional supporting document but you still need to complete our online application form or you can request a hard copy to be sent to you if you prefer.

Please note this vacancy may close at any time once sufficient applications have been received. Early submission of your application is therefore encouraged.