Sous Chef - Wedding Venue


Birmingham31k - 34kFull time

We are pleased to be recruiting for a Sous Chef role at a luxury Wedding Venue in Long Eaton.

The ideal candidate will be an experienced Sous Chef with background in banqueting/high volume catering. (may also suit strong Chef de Partie looking for next step)

Working alongside the Head Chef, you will be responsible for all aspects of the Kitchen, delivering smooth running of events to the high standards of the venue.

Maintain cleanliness and filling in all due diligence paperwork.

including, but not limited to… Temperature recording, wastage recording, allergens, cleaning rotas, labelling, orders. As well as all other expected kitchen duties.

48 Hours per week – Wednesday to Sunday (with some flexibility depending on bookings)

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Cook to specification and opportunity for menu creation.
  • Product Delivery, Standards and Innovation
  • Liaising with Front of House Staff and Management.
  • Stock Control, Waste Management and Finance
  • Health & Safety, Food Hygiene and Maintenance
  • Be aware of and adhere to Health and Safety at Work, COSHH and other legislation at all times.


  • Competitive pay starting from £15 per hour plus holiday (£16.81ph).
  • Offer of accommodation for the right candidate
  • Very good share of tips
  • Good opportunity for progression

What are we looking for?

  • Valid food hygiene Level 2 certificate.
  • Food Allergen Certificate
  • You will have an NVQ Level 1,2,3 Professional Cookery (or equivalent) or relevant experience in the role.
  • Good Knowledge of food and passion for delivering high quality, affordable, on-the-go and sit-down meals.
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • Your own chefs whites & safety shoes

Arc Hospitality Recruitment Ltd are a proud Equal Opportunities employer, and do not discriminate against any candidate on the grounds of age, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, marriage and civil partnerships, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

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