Chef de Partie
Are you looking for a Chef de Partie role that allows you to have a fantastic work life balance? At the Principal Hotel in Manchester our chefs work 4 shifts out of 7 days whilst still remaining on a full time contract and paid all over time. The Principal Manchester Built as the headquarters for the Refuge Assurance Company in 1895 and extended in 1912, The Principal Manchester - as it's now known - is part and parcel of Manchester and its renewed status as the "Northern Powerhouse". Its clock tower is a part of the Manchester skyline - seen every day on the BBC local news - and a marker by which to get your bearings. The hotel has recently completed major renovations, which put The Principal Manchester centre-stage in our exciting plans as part of the launch a new, "urban lifestyle" hotel brand, including a destination restaurant and bar that we have created in partnership with some of the city's most respected restaurateurs.
Your day to day
You’ll work in a busy and hardworking team environment, where you’ll continually learn and develop, and have the opportunity to join our Chef Development Programmes. We know you love food: we want you to love your career just as much. We’ve already had great success with our bespoke in house Chef Academy, offering Level 2 & 3 qualifications that run up to Head Chef level.
What we need from you
Essentially in the role you will: • Prepare, cook and present dishes within your speciality. • Support and mentor / train any Demi-Chef de Parties or Commis Chefs in the brigade • Help the Sous Chef and Head Chef to develop new dishes and menus. • Ensure you and your team have highest of standards of cleanliness, food hygiene and health and safety. We want to hear from inspired chefs who love creating amazing food from the best ingredients, feel restaurants are more of a fascination than just a job, have a keen eye for detail but with bags of flair and creativity.
What we offer
• A competitive salary (casual position) • 28 holiday each year, including bank holidays (pro rata ) • Hotel based incentive and recognition schemes . • Access to our Exclusively Yours, Voluntary Benefits portal, which includes discounts on some travel, leisure time activities, health, retail and motoring . • Discounted accommodation with competitive colleague rates at our other hotels . • Long service awards which increase with length of service . • Excellent training and development opportunities within the hotel, the Company and our online e- learning portal. • Financial rewards for delivering sensational service • Free meals on duty.