Pastry Chef in United Kingdom

Applying for the Pastry Chef role

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Job Title: Pastry Chef
Location: United Kingdom
Salary: £24,000 - £25,000
Type: Full Time
Job Sector: Hospitality & Catering
Sub Sector: Pastry Chef
Job Reference No: 13919JM

Job Description

This popular Cotswold Hotel is seeking a Pastry Chef to join their friendly kitchen brigade.
This is a busy property with 15+ bedrooms, including a gastro bar, courtyard/terrac, and a 2AA rosette restaurant.
Afternoon tea is popular at the hotel which is all made freshly in house. As Pastry Chef you must have passion, flair and an eye for detail.
You will be in charge of the pastry section within the team and report to the Sous and Head Chef. A minimum of 4 years rosette experience in a similar position would be advantageous.
You will be required to work split shifts and work 1 breakfast shift per week. This is also a great opportunity for career progression.
Requirements for this Pastry Chef opportunity are:

- NVQ 2 and 3 within Pastry and Food Hygiene Certification
- Previous experience of cooking with fresh and seasonal ingredients
- A strong Restaurant or Hotel background working as a Pastry Chef
- Must have a stable CV showing dedication with good references
- Excellent Communication and Organisation skills
- Ability to work well under pressure
- A real passion for food and attention to detail
- A desire to lean, progress and develop

Benefits of this Pastry Chef role include:

- 28 Days Holiday (inc Bank Holidays)
- Live in Accommodation (if required)
- Staff Discount
- Life Assurance Policy
- A share of restaurant tips
- Employee awards & rewards
- Government Pension Scheme

All Applicants must ................
To apply for this Pastry Chef opportunity, then please send us your most recent up to date CV.
All applicants will have a stable CV with excellent traceable references.
In line with the requirements of the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of the eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.
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