Senior Sous Chef

39 hours per week

Would you like to work in spacious, contemporary hotel close to World Heritage Sites; Tower Bridge and The Tower of London? The Tower Hotel is a 4 star deluxe Hotel overlooking the Thames, next to Tower Bridge. The hotel's 801 bedrooms, restaurants, bars and 19 meeting rooms benefit from stunning views over Tower Bridge and St Katharine Docks.

The Role

As Senior Sous Chef you will be responsible for the day-to-day operation of a large brigade to ensure that all elements of the food and beverage operation are delivered to a consistently high standard. You will take the lead with cost and portion control, ordering, team training and development and dealing with guest and supplier issues.

You will be involved in the management, recruitment, training and development of the kitchen team and will be expected to deputise for the Head Chef in their absence. Most of all, we're looking for individuals who can demonstrate the leadership potential to run their own kitchen in due course.

What we look for

  • A real drive to grow your career in the hospitality industry
  • Demonstrable passion for excellence.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Personality and Leadership potential
  • Previous experience within a similar environment

What's in it for you?

  • 20 days holiday plus 8 Bank Holidays
  • Discounted rates on hotel rooms, food and drink across the glh group
  • Interest free season ticket loans (conditions apply)
  • Access to a 24/7 Employee Assistance Program
  • Long Service Awards
  • Pension and Healthcare Schemes
  • Generous recommend a friend scheme
  • Access to discounts and cashback through a huge range of retailers and service providers via our online benefits portal
  • Wonderful Person of the month scheme with cash prizes
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Staff refreshments on shift