Chef de Partie
Salary: Up to £27,500
Shift Pattern: 40 hours- 5 days out of 7 (weekends and night-time shifts available)
Lexington is an award-winning contract caterer that focus on providing great food and service to customers.
To do this we need fabulous people and we work hard to create an environment where our team members feel engaged, inspired, valued and enjoy what they do.
Chef de Partie benefits:
As part of your package, we are offering a salary up to £27,500 per annum plus free use of our onsite swimming pool and gym.
- This role comes with an Employee Assistance Programme
- A great cycle to work scheme
- workplace pension
- Life Assurance (x2)
- 28 days holiday – pro-rata (including Bank Holidays) increasing to 31 days after 2 years' service
- Great benefits for you and your family
- Day off for your birthday
The experience and knowledge we are looking for from the future Chef De Partie include being highly motivated with the ability to work under your own initiative, organised and enthusiastic with the ability to go the extra mile. you must have a keen eye for detail and a sound knowledge of all sections of the kitchen essential with the ability to adapt to customers’ needs. You must be a team player with a can do attitude.
- Support, organise, mentor and train members of the kitchen team in line with Company procedures
- Ensure food preparation and control meets requirements in respect of COSHH, Food Safety and Health & Safety regulations are adhered to and any incidents are reported.
- Support the manager in maintaining, ordering and controlling food stocks within budget
- Responsible for maintaining up to date product and menu knowledge, and maintaining a high standard of food preparation and presentation, ensuring portion and quality control
- Ensuring high standards of cleanliness of all areas in the kitchen and of equipment
We are committed to creating an inclusive working environment. To be who you are without judgement, no matter who you are or where you’re from. Where individuality is a strength and you can be proud to be you.
Are you ready to roll your sleeves up and get stuck in? If so, we want to hear from you!