Head Pastry Chef - Uckfield

5 days left

£25,000 per annum, Benefits: Plus Tips and Live in
27 Sep 2016
25 Oct 2016
Susan Beaney
Job Type
Full Time, Live in

Head Pastry Chef 2 Rosette Uckfield East Sussex Upto 25K Plus Tips and Live In

Head Pastry Chef required to join the team at this Superb Country House Hotel with award winning restaurant. The Head Chef is looking for somebody with a stable proven background in busy 4 or 5 star hotels.

This Busy County House Hotel is looking for a Head Pastry Chef to lead the Pastry team of 3 serving a high volume of weddings with a mix of mid-week corporate, afternoon teas, private dining, Brasserie Food & Superb Fine Dining for their 2 rosette restaurant.

The Head Chef is looking for an Industry professional capable of leading and inspiring the pastry team. As this is a senior position, my client is looking for somebody with previous experience in a similar role.

We are looking for a talented Pastry Chef who is passionate for their craft, keen to surpass customer expectations on a daily basis and keen to develop new skills.

As Head Pastry Chef your involvement and input is crucial and the Head Chef is looking for a candidate that is looking to be totally involved with the smooth running of the pastry kitchen contributing with menu ideas for the Fine Dining Restaurant that enhance the ‘offering’ of the hotel using fresh ingredients including many especially sourced local seasonal ingredients.

As Head Pastry Chef You will be able to communicate very well and build good working relationships with your new colleagues including Directors, General Manager, Head Chef and other HOD’s whilst motivating your team and inspiring others to develop and succeed.

Live in is available but this position would also suit someone living in the Uckfield, Lewes, Hayward Heath, East Grinstead, Royal Tunbridge Wells and possibly Crawley areas with their own transport.


  • Salary of upto £25,000 (depending upon experience)
  • Equal share of Staff Tips / Tronc
  • Discounted Staff Accommodation available
  • Meals & Uniforms
  • Excellent Career Progression
  • Further Training / Qualifications may be available
  • Group Perks Package including use of Gym membership etc

To apply for the position you must be legally able to work in the UK/EU and be able to attend a working interview within the next 7-10 days

Chef Selection deal with a wide range of group owned and independent Hotels, Restaurants and Dining Pubs from 3 black Star to 5 Red Star. These include Multi Rosette and Michelin Properties, as well as many companies who just wish to serve good quality, freshly cooked, locally sourced and reasonably priced food without accolades.

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