Sous Chef

Gloucester Robinswood Hotel, Signature Collection By Best Western

**Our Grand Welcome to you of a £1k bonus when joining our group**

The Opportunity

As one of our Sous Chefs, you will be part of a dedicated team, who are passionate about delivering excellent food experiences to all our guest that visits this hotel. You will be part of a kitchen that will deliver a variety of fabulous food offerings from the main restaurant, bar, and room service.

Our menu is bursting full of feel-good comfort foods, healthy options, with the combination of modern British and European cuisine, as one of our chefs you will be involved with preparing a variety of dishes with flair, passion, and imagination - including meat, poultry, fish, shellfish, including all marinades and sauces to accompany your dishes.

As a senior member of the kitchen brigade, you will play a pivotal part in the development of your chefs. Delivering culinary best practices and sharing your knowledge and experience with the rest of the team.

Benefits

  • Our employee discounts on bedroom rates across the Best Western Portfolio
  • Access to 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme - 24/7 access for our employees to call and get support and advice on any issues they may be experiencing
  • Access to 24/7 Online GP Service - 24/7 access for all employees so they can talk to a doctor when the really need to most
  • Hospital Plan
  • Online Health Portal
  • Eye Care
  • Employee Discount Schemes - 100's of discounts, ranging from groceries, fashion, travel, utilities, days out and even holidays!
  • Health Screening
  • LGH Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to Work - Our Cycle2Work schemes from Evans Cycles and Halfords helps all our employees save money and keep fit.

Ideal Candidate

  • You will be a foodie - that's a given!
  • Will be passionate about delivering outstanding hospitality to our guests whilst demonstrating good food knowledge.
  • Will have experience in delivering quality and volume within a busy kitchen environment
  • The ability to lead, motivate and deliver high standards of service with a genuine and approachable manner is essential.
  • Will have previous experience as a Sous Chef and will be looking for a new and exciting opportunity
  • Will have an authentic drive to managing periods of change.

Hotel

5 minutes from the M5 and a short taxi journey from Gloucester train station you will find the Gloucester Hotel, part of the Signature Collection By Best Western. An equal distance from junctions 11A and 12 of the M5, if you’re travelling north or south, we’re only a 5-7-minute drive from the motorway.

The hotel has 95 bedrooms including 6 family rooms, meeting rooms for up to 180 delegates. A Civil Ceremony licence and versatile wedding suite for up to 200 guests. Health club with squash court and beauty treatment area and a swimming pool and children’s pool.

Plus, the hotel is within walking distance of Gloucester Golf Club and Gloucester ski and snowboard centre with one of the UK’s longest ski slopes. And you find miles and miles of cycling routes and beautiful walks in the nearby Cotswolds and Forest of Dean.

About us

We have 46 hotels in our growing UK portfolio, international brands Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn, and Best Western under our belt and all in some fantastic locations, it’s no surprise that LGH Hotels Management is the place to be.