We have a fantastic opportunity for a pastry chef to join the team at Another Place, The Lake.
The successful candidate will help to prepare desserts and cakes for all outlets. To work in the restaurant during service times to deliver desserts helping with starters as required.
You must be passionate about food with previous experience of working within a high quality environment.
This role provides a unique opportunity within a successful and expanding organisation, which encourages professional development and offers excellent long-term career prospects.
What you would be doing on a weekly basis
Develop and create new dishes that are suitable for the operation
To carry out food preparation as required
To carry out cleaning of all areas in the kitchen
To ensure that recipes and standards are adhered to and updated on kitchen cut
Be able to monitor stock levels and order food products to ensure that there is sufficient stock for each day
Ensure all food safety and health and safety legislation is adhered to
Essential/ Preferred experience
Worked in a similar role
NVQ level 1& 2 or equivalent
Broad knowledge of pastry basics
Food Hygiene certificate/training
Good knowledge of English language
Good team player
Interest and passion for the food industry
Good communication skills
Awareness of kitchen finance, wastage, costings (margins, selling price, etc)
Key skills required
Customer service focused
Excellent communication skills
Calm under extreme pressure
The benefits you’ll receive as a pastry chef
Straight shifts and 45 hour working week
Food on duty
Uniform supplied and laundered
New hotel and brand new kitchen
Our new hotel on the shores of Ullswater in the Lake District is open and we are recruiting. If you are looking for a career in hospitality and want to join a friendly, forward thinking, fast-moving company, Another Place could be for you.
If you’re enthusiastic, motivated and personable we want to hear from you. We now need chefs, housekeepers, therapists, kids assistants, bar and waiting staff as well as management and supervisors. Please email us if you would like to apply.