Pastry Chef - Education - Dover - Monday to Friday - £26,200

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    Dover, Kent

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    Daniel Hockaday

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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  • Start date:

    13/02/2020 13:27:25

Pastry Chef - Education - Dover - Monday to Friday - £26,200

Due to the continued success of this fantastic School and the quality food offering they are providing the team there are looking to add a strong Pastry focused Chef to the team. Creating fresh desserts daily for both the students and the faculty, this role is one that requires volume experience and creativity.


* Large team in Kitchen
* Predominantly 7am till 4pm, Monday to Friday (there will need to be flexibility within this)
* Cooking for 500 students and 100 staff daily
* Fresh food site, freshly baked breads
* Excellent team with real stability
* Opportunity to really influence the menu cycles and the dishes that are produced on a daily basis


* Ensure that all desert items are produced daily to the highest standards
* Effectively run the pastry kitchen
* Maintaining stock levels on the section as required
* Designing and developing recipes with senior team
* Working closely with team to constantly improve food offering
* Maintaining a quality service driven environment at all times
* Using fresh ingredients to produce stylish & delicious deserts and bakes
* Overseeing the effective completion of all health and safety regulations including HACCP, COSHH and all other due diligence

The ideal Pastry Chef will be;

* From a strong culinary background with experience working with fresh food
* Used to working with volume - Contract catering or conference and banqueting experience would be ideal
* Extensive pastry experience
* Strong people skills, able to work with a wide variety of people
* Flexible - there maybe times when due to the nature of the business additional hours/ working patterns may be required

This position is paying to £26,200pa and provides a fantastic fresh food environment and real work life balance

If this sounds like the position for you then apply below! For more information contact Dan Hockaday at Search Hospitality.

01293 848139

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