£30,000 - £34,000 per annum depending on experience, 40 hours per week
On-going training and development, guaranteed career path
Perks at work discounts
The QEII Centre is the largest dedicated conference and exhibition space in central London . Our venue offers world-class facilities for high-profile conferences, conventions, exhibitions and corporate events with a capacity of up to 2,500 and hosting over 400 national and international events a year.
Levy UK are on the lookout for a creative Chef de Partie's to join our team!
What you'll be doing:
At the Queen Elizabeth II Centre we are expanding our team and looking for 3 Chef De Partie's. 1 for Pastry, 1 for the cold kitchen and 1 for Sauce - hot kitchen.
Monday to Friday, with occasional dinners and weekends
Event days are generally 0700 - 0800 – 1600 - 1700hrs
Prep days are 0900 - 1500
Closed in August
Closed 20th December – 6th Jan
Average 14 dinners per year
Average 1 weekend every 6 weeks
As our Chef De Partie you will assist in the preparation, cooking and presentation of food to the highest standards in a clean, tidy, safe and pleasant environment. To also assist in the smooth running of kitchen with direction from more senior members of the kitchen brigade.
More about the role:
To assist the Head Chef in producing meals and services within the required deadlines
Meeting the company standards, complying with the Levy Restaurants vision and values
Meeting customer satisfaction in everything you do
To work within the catering operating budget using company nominated suppliers
Providing a high quality service to customers and clients
To manage and achieve basic KPI’s
Creating and living the Levy Difference in everything we do
Assist in the smooth running in the kitchen from day to day, communicating effectively with all departments, to deliver an overall smooth service
Monitor and maintain consistent food standards and quality across all areas and during all stages of production and supply
Ensure the HACCP procedure according to the company food safety management is maintained and complied with, using HAWK
To prepare and cook sufficient food to meet customer’s needs
To prepare and cook sufficient food keeping wastage to a minimum
To ensure food is prepared to the required standards; checking taste, presentation and quality
To ensure food is served promptly and work is carried out quickly and efficiently to keep up in busy periods.
To ensure all food sent out is correctly garnished in line with the picture specification
To ensure portion control, preparation and storage methods, labelling and wastage is carried out correctly at all times
To ensure you have knowledge of all food allergens in order to advise front of house
Ensure correct food temperatures
Who you are:
Good interpersonal skills coupled with the ability to spot new and innovative ways to produce food solutions to our customers
Good people skills
Ability to work in a team
Passion about food and customer service
Experience in a similar environment
Food Hygiene Certificate
High standards and quality driven
A ‘can do’ attitude
City & Guilds 706/1 or NVQ equivalent
Who we are:
Levy UK + Ireland is the sports and hospitality sector of Compass Group UK and Ireland . It is the market leader in the provision of legendary food and drink experiences at some of the UK’s most significant sporting, arena, and leisure venues.
Through strong client partnerships, Levy UK + Ireland creates bespoke food concepts, service standards and pioneering design, implementing a guest-first approach and ongoing innovation at each venue. With a company-wide passion for food, Levy UK + Ireland creates menus and food experiences that feature fantastic seasonal dishes, with a strong focus on British ingredients.
As well as providing tailor-made concepts for its clients, Levy UK + Ireland also delivers corporate hospitality, event catering, venue sourcing and support services, through its portfolio of businesses. These include Keith Prowse , Payne and Gunter , andLime Venue Portfolio .
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Levy UK + Ireland is a sector of Compass Group UK and Ireland which is part of Compass Group Plc, the world's leading foodservice company. We specialise in providing food, vending and related services on our clients' premises. The company operates across the core sectors of Business + Industry, Defence, Offshore + Remote Site, Healthcare, Education, Sports + Leisure and Vending with an established brand portfolio.
Please note that we reserve the right to remove this advert prior to the advertised date, dependent on the level of response received. You are therefore advised to apply at your earliest convenience.