Job Role

Sous Chef – Rosette – £42K Package

Job Description

Sous Chef, Gastro Pub
Location: Abingdon, OX13
Salary: £35,000 + £7K Service charge

Located a few miles from Abingdon on the A420 between Swindon and Oxford is a busy destination gastro pub with an excellent reputation for its food and service.


  • Package approx. £42,000
  • Base Salary £35,000 + £7,000 Service Charge.
  • Full time 48 hours – Working 5 days out of 7.
  • 28 days holiday per annum.
  • Company pension scheme.
  • Work with fresh ingredients and seasonally changing menus.
  • Be part of a team that will achieve its high culinary goals.
  • Job security.
  • Support and professional development to keep your career moving forward.
  • On the job training.
  • Working within a small but well-established team.

The Role:

  • This is a great opportunity for a Sous Chef from a fine dining or Rosette gastro pub background to work in this amazing venue & neighbourhood restaurant.
  • I am looking for a Sous Chef with a fresh food background and someone who understands seasonal produce.
  • This beautiful boutique gastro pub is set in the Oxfordshire countryside.
  • As the Sous chef you will need to be able to help run the kitchen in a disciplined and systematic manner.
  • This role would suit an experienced Sous Chef who is looking to develop their career.
  • You will be working for a Head Chef who has built a reputation for high quality fresh food in previous roles and who will be running a team of highly skilled and motivated staff.
  • The pub serves a fresh from scratch menu and delivers on average 100 covers per day.


  • Must have great attention to detail.
  • Experienced working with fresh seasonal ingredients.
  • A team player who is happy to get stuck in and help the rest of the team.
  • A passion for food and producing the best plates for guests.
  • A Gastro Pub background or Rosette experience would be ideal but not essential.
  • Candidates must have own motorised transport due to the rural location.
  • Accommodation in a shared house next door can be available.

If you believe you have the required skill set, enthusiasm, and passion to succeed in this role then please apply with your CV to Mark @ Host Staffing