Breakfast Chef - Butlin's

As a Breakfast chef you will be part of our main kitchens team, this is a busy operation that serves our Food Court Dining areas to approximately 2000 guests at each mealtime. We are looking for team who are passionate about delivering amazing quality food for our guests.

This position requires you to commence each of your working days at 5am, to ensure our kitchens are prepared for our guests coming into the restaurants for breakfast from 8am onward. This role will require long periods of standing and heavy manual handling duties.

Overall scope of the role:
As part of the Resort guest catering Team, reporting to the Head Chef and Sous Chefs, you will have direct responsibility for the production of hot and cold breakfast food products to a high standard as agreed with leaders and adhering to company specifications within the kitchen, your duties will also include covering other sections within the kitchen when required and maintaining a high standard of professionalism and presentation on our buffet serving units ensuring full menu availability.

Objectives:
Liaise regularly with Head Chef and Sous Chef to discuss & prioritise any department needs
Prepare, cook and present breakfast and other dishes to agreed specification
To ensure the Resort delivers and exceeds guest expectations through presentation, monitoring temperatures of food, efficient delivery and maintaining high standards
To ensure that all areas deliver to the agreed standards in line with Standard Operating Procedures, Recipes Sheets and Product Specifications
Monitoring portion and waste control to maintain profit margin
Ensure Food Safety Documentation is maintained as per Company Food Policy.
Ensure a high standard of cleanliness is maintained at all times in the kitchen.
To ensure and be responsible for correct grooming standards within the kitchen.

The ideal candidate will:
Have excellent culinary skills/passion for food
Have great communication and interpersonal skills
Be organised and motivated
Be able to follow direction from senior chefs 
Be a team player 
Have the ability to deputise in the chef’s absence
Be enthusiastic with a willingness to grow and learn
Have a strong sense of personal loyalty and mutual respect for others
Have an intermediate food hygiene certificate or be willing to complete
Have a cool head and embrace responsibility
An ability to delegate appropriately

Our guests and our team members are vitally important to us and we need to ensure we build effective relationships, through trust, always having an approachable, friendly and helpful attitude. This will ensure our guests feel reassured that we always have their interests at the heart of everything we do.
The benefits of working with us:
•Free use of many of the resort facilities and discounts off our food and retail outlets
•Subsidised nursery facilities available on resort
•Discounted Bourne Leisure holidays for you, your family and friends
•Reward and recognition schemes including long service and team member of the month
•Externally recognised qualifications to give you the opportunity to develop and progress 
There is limited live in accommodation available for 18 year olds and over with this role if relocating to the area.
We look forward to hearing from you if your skills match what we are looking for and you would love to be part of our team.
Location

Bognor Regis

Address

Upper Bognor Road, Bognor Regis, West Sussex PO21 1JJ GBR

Division

Butlin's

Employment Status

Full-time

Employment Type

Permanent

Effective Date

5 June 2021

Expiration Date

8 July 2021