Commis Chef - Lythe Hill

Commis Chef

Lythe Hill is an historic Country House Hotel, seeking an experienced Commi Chef to work closely with our Head Chef to oversee the kitchen and ensure high standards of food preparation and presentation.

We are recruiting for a Commis Chef to join our busy Kitchen Team.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring high standards of food preparation and presentation
  • Ensuring that all food stuffs are stored correctly and stocks are rotated in line with the food hygiene regulations
  • Ensuring food wastage is kept to a minimum
  • Ensuring that any faults or damage to equipment is reported as soon as possible
  • Ensuring temperature and delivery checks are carried out and recorded
  • Ensuring compliance with statutory and legal requirements for fire, health & safety, hygiene and food safety

Knowledge, Skills & Experience Required

  • Have previous experience as a Commis Chef within a busy, high volume environment
  • Hold a NVQ Level 2 in Food Preparation or equivalent along with Food Safety In Catering Certification
  • Passionate about delivering quality food and excellent customer service
  • Work well within a team
  • Efficient, organised and have a flexible and adaptable attitude
  • A sound understanding of food hygiene

This is a full time position, 5 days per week Monday to Sunday.

As well as a competitive salary, the company offers training & development, company uniform, free on-site parking, contributory pension scheme and discounted gym membership.

Due to the high volume of applications received, we are unable to respond to unsuccessful candidates. If your application is of interest to us we will normally contact you within 2 weeks of receiving your application.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: Up to £21,000.00 per year


  • Company pension
  • Discounted or free food
  • Employee discount
  • Gym membership
  • On-site parking

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