Sought position: Pastry chef de partie Ref ID: n°38136 Town: London Country : United Kingdom Contract type: Long term contract Contract start date : As soon as possible Work schedules: With a break Salary: competitive Experience: experienced Job status: Supervisor Job category: Kitchen / Pastry Accomodation: not provided Online since 2018/07/09 This job position is still available for the week of 2018-07-23
We are looking for a talented and passionate Pastry Chef de Partie to join a fantastic culinary team in our pastry kitchen at The Lanesborough. One of London’s pre-eminent dining destinations, The Lanesborough is celebrated as much for its exceptional food and drink as its beautiful rooms and suites. With seven individually designed private dining rooms representing some of the most refined event spaces London has to offer, a business meeting, special occasion or social gathering at The Lanesborough will exceed every expectation. From the vibrant Library Bar to the intimate Garden Room to the stately Withdrawing Room, to the Michelin-starred restaurant Céleste, The Lanesborough offers an exclusive culinary experience.
As Pastry Chef de Partie, you will be part of the delivering of an excellent food offering, being able to adapt when necessary based on guests' requirements and ensuring both you are trained to consistently master the same high level of gastronomy. You and your team must be trained and fully understand both the menu and what is expected in this high level professional brigade. As Chef de Partie you will develop the skills and effectiveness of the team through the appropriate training, coaching and mentoring. Flexibility is required to be involved in different sections and take a pro-active approach in developing your knowledge in all areas. Please note this is a 24 hour kitchen operation.
In return we offer fantastic industry leading rewards and benefits (Conditions apply):
Dental and Optical Benefits
Season Ticket Loan
Private Medical Insurance
Meals on Duty
Enhanced Pension Scheme
Cycle Scheme (Loan to Purchase)
Dry Cleaning (Non Uniformed Ambassadors)
Training & Development Plans
Social Committee Activities
Training Fund Assistance
Awards & Recognition Programs
Eligibility In line with the requirements of the Asylum & Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a fantastic culinary team in one of London’s most exclusive luxury hotels and offers excellent career and development opportunities. The ideal candidate would be able to demonstrate the following attributes:
Experience in as similar role within a fine dining restaurant essential preferably in a Michelin-starred restaurant
Proven track record in running a pastry section
Show drive and passion for baking, chocolate and/or patisserie
Catering School qualifications preferred
Food Hygiene Level 3 preferred although not essential for commencement as will be certified with the Company
Exhibit excellent technical and natural cooking abilities
Excellent command of the English language
Please note this role requires an element of manual handling and on occasion heavy lifting
THE LANESBOROUGH HOTEL LONDON
With its enviable location at the heart of London, in prestigious Knightsbridge, and panoramic views of Hyde Park, The Lanesborough has long been considered one of the world’s most luxurious hotels.
The Lanesborough’s legacy lies with it having been built on the former home of Viscount Lanesborough and remains one of London’s most revered Regency landmarks. The elegant surroundings, exquisite cuisine, unsurpassed attention to detail and world-renowned service will be second to none.
The Lanesborough captures the sense of a grand residence and offers 93 guest rooms, including 43 suites, and a personal butler service for all guests. Oetker Collection manages the hotel, they have the most inspiring selection of masterpiece hotels in the world. Oetker Collection embodies the finest of traditional European hospitality. These elite luxury hotels are strung together like pearls on a chain. Each is one-of-a-kind, unified by a desire to deliver the very best of life.
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