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Senior Sous Chef, L9 Restaurant

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Opportunity type:Permanent, Full-time 

Working hours:47.5 hours per week 

Salary:£35,175.00 per annum, plus great benefits 

Location:London - Tate Modern, Bankside  

Closing date:24 January 2020 at midnight 

Tate Eats aim is to be the market-leading caterer within the arts and to consistently provide outstanding food, drink and service at the four Tate sites and the other sites within our business.

We are currently recruiting for a talented Senior Sous Chef for our premium restaurant at Tate Modern on a full-time permanent basis.

Why work with us at Tate Eats? We aim to be the best gallery catering facility in the world with a strong commitment to quality, service and sustainability in the food and drink we serve.

• Working hours - minimum 47.5 hours per week
• Location – Tate Modern
• Food Style - Contemporary European, lunch led, elegant, artistic, simple dishes, confidence in ingredients, show casing well-sourced seasonal produce

The successful candidates should share our passion and have:

• Experience gained in quality well known kitchens
• Experience of helping to manage teams of around 10 chefs
• Great knowledge of and skill with food, in line with Tate Catering's ethos and
• Strong, positive and professional communications skills, a great ambassador for Tate Catering
• Strong training and quality control skills
• Commercial acumen, management of budgets and great cost control
• Attention to detail and good administration skills

So, if you are a creative team-player who enjoys contributing to high-performing teams and delivering high standards, we’d love to hear from you.

We offer great benefits, including paid holiday, pension plan, staff training, staff meal allowance, performance and service awards, great discounts in our shops and catering outlets, Employee Assistance Program, Cycle scheme and free entry to exhibitions for you, your friends and family. Meeting all health and hygiene requirements.

Disability Confident

As a member of the Disability Confident Scheme, we interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for a job vacancy. Our jobs are like our galleries, open to all. Tate Catering is a wholly owned subsidiary of Tate and covenants all profits to support Tate’s work and collection.

Application Information

Please refer to our Guidance Notes and the Job Description which can be found below and apply online. Please answer the questions fully, as selection will be based on the candidate who most closely matches the Job Description.