The Terrace Restaurant offers guests Michelin-starred fine dining at its best with a menu designed by innovative head chef Matthew Tomkinson. It has won many awards including three AA rosettes as well as being voted the Telegraph's Top 50 Summer Restaurants in Britain by Jasper Gerard and Hampshire Restaurant of the Year by Which? Good Food Guide. The Terrace is based at the four star Montagu Arms Hotel, located in the beautiful village of Beaulieu and surrounded by the glorious scenery of the New Forest.
We are looking for a Junior Sous Chef to join our friendly team. Under the guidance of Head Chef, Matthew Tomkinson, this is a superb opportunity to work with the finest quality, seasonal ingredients which are free-range, organic and sourced as locally as possible.
If you have relevant experience in a professional kitchen, are keen to further your career and are passionate about delivering high standards of service then this might be the role for you. We are looking for someone who can take responsibility for running the kitchen, who takes pride in maintaining a clean and safe environment and is eager to develop junior staff within a Michelin star environment. Responsibilities will include compliance with Health & Safety/Food Safety Act, quality and stock control, opening and closing the kitchen and supporting the Head Chef in the smooth running of the kitchen.
Our ideal applicant will be an adaptable team player with experience in a three or four star hotel and a focus on fine dining, particularly Michelin starred, would be very welcome.
The role is full time, with a rota operating on 5 out of 7 days per week. Transport is an advantage to reach the picturesque village of Beaulieu. Staff accommodation may be available on request and it is a good base to explore the South Coast. The hotel is situated 6 miles from Brockenhurst Village and train station with excellent rail links to Bournemouth, Southampton and London. The New Forest is a lovely setting with ponies, deer and other animals roaming throughout the Forest, its villages and beautiful surroundings.
For more information on our hotel please visit our website: www.montaguarmshotel.co.uk
We offer benefits including:
- Competitive rates of pay
- Use of award winning Senspa facilities at Careys Manor (our sister hotel)
- Subsidised staff accommodation (subject to availability)
- Meals on duty
- Training and development opportunities
- Employee Assistance Programme
The Montagu Arms Hotel is owned by Greenclose Hotels Ltd, also in the group are Careys Manor Hotel and SenSpa, Brockenhurst and The Imperial Hotel, Llandudno.