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Sous Chef - London

London, Greater London
Competitive Salary
Closing date
3 Jun 2024

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Sous Chef - London

From Bombay with Love

Dishoom caf s are bustling spaces where people come together to break down barriers and share in a love of Bombay food and culture. Each of our restaurants pay homage to old Irani caf s and are deeply rooted in some aspect of Bombay history.

Have you got Dishoom?

We believe we are at our happiest when we are contributing to the world to the best of our abilities. This goes beyond just serving people, we take them in and truly look after them. Guests and team alike.

We're looking for a Sous Chef to join our big-hearted and talented team.

  • You love to cook and learn new skills; eager to immerse yourself into Bombay food and culture
  • You have worked in a busy environment for the past few years and want to find an opportunity that demands your first-class ability
  • You're a natural leader and your big-heartedness will make coaching and developing junior members of the team a key focus
  • You are ready to be the Head Chef's right arm; supporting all aspects of the kitchen operation to ensure food quality and delivery exceeds our guests' expectations
  • You have strong stock knowledge and have had exposure to systems, but intrigued to learn new ones and ways of working
  • You are a real team player, always looking out for your team and leading by example
  • You want to be part of a company that can help you thrive and grow, but above all, enable you to achieve what's important to you and your happiness

How we'll support you

Our team is brimful of big-hearted and incredibly talented people, who are ready to support you from day one. When you join, you'll enjoy a host of benefits to ensure you can be your best self and feel valued as part of our team:

  • Wholesome team meals and bottomless hot drinks on shift
  • Half price food and drink at all our caf s before 5pm and 25% discount thereafter
  • The usual 28 days paid holiday, including Christmas Day and Boxing Day off. Plus, if you have children, one extra day to take them to their first day at school
  • Access a share of your earned wages whenever you need it
  • Industry leading training and development and encouragement to progress your career
  • Handy bonus scheme for any successful friend you introduce to Dishoom
  • Free membership to Calm; the number one meditation and sleep app
  • Perkbox: Lots of amazing discounts including half price cinema tickets, savings on holidays and free coffee!
  • All managers are enrolled to be fully-trained in mental health support and first aid There is a dedicated confidential advice helpline - available 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year
  • Sporting events (including the Dishoom Premier League, our competitive in-house cricket competition) discounted gym memberships, classes and yoga sessions
  • The best team parties in the industry. Think:
  1. Huge summer festival with music, fairground rides, food, drink and pampering
  2. Legendary Christmas party with food, drinks and games
  3. Regular nights out on Dishoom with team get-togethers
  • Team members who work at Dishoom for 5 years are invited to attend Bombay Bootcamp - an incredible once-in-a-lifetime guided tour of Bombay with our co-founders!

Our trophy cabinet

Dishoom is an award-winning place to work and we care deeply about being a place where jobs turn into satisfying, long-lasting careers.

  • Glassdoor #1 Best Place to Work in Hospitality (2022 & 2023)
  • Casual Dining Awards - Employer of the Year (2023)
  • Personnel Today Awards - Health & Wellbeing Award (2022)
  • Personnel Today Awards - Learning & Development (2022)
  • 20,000,000 (and counting) school meals donated as part of our charitable work with Magic Breakfast and Akshaya Patra - each and every team member has helped us get to this milestone!

?At Dishoom - everyone is welcome. We are committed to having an inclusive and diverse workplace and strongly encourage people from all backgrounds, identities, and experiences to apply for roles with us.

Send your application today and one of our dear team will get back to invite you to meet with us.

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