Sous Chef

Job Description

We are looking to recruit a Sous Chef to join our team at Bicester Hotel Golf and Spa on a full time basis working 45 hours per week, supporting the kitchen in all areas of our operation including restaurant and bar food, conferences, weddings and afternoon tea. The ideal candidate is a capable chef who can work well under pressure and as part of a team. We are looking for an ambitious chef with excellent cooking and management skills. This might be your first Sous Chef role. Training and developing you will be paramount to deliver the culinary vision. Kitchen management and hygiene must be as important as the food on the plate, this is an outstanding opportunity for the right candidate.

You will be working 5 out of 7 days per week and rotas include regular evening and weekend work.

Set in 134 acres of stunning Oxfordshire countryside, our site is surrounded by an 18 hole golf course with 11 lakes. The hotel offers 52 rooms, 2 restaurants, 2 bars, 24h room service, 7 function rooms, a Spa, a health club with gym, tennis courts and indoor swimming pool. We are currently building a new High-Performance gym, climbing wall, assault course, and swimming lake.

Requirements of the role:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a 4* hotel kitchen
  • Banquets up to 200
  • Restaurant meals up to 100
  • Rosette, al a carte experience
  • Pro-active and flexible approach to work duties
  • Good team player
  • Willingness to learn and develop


  • Free membership to golf and health club facilities
  • Uniform provided
  • Discount on product purchases, food, drink and room bookings
  • Meals on duty
  • Free Parking
  • 28 days holiday

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £29,000.00 /year


Rooms & Suites

52 spacious bedrooms offering five different styles of accommodation from junior suites to standard rooms. All our rooms have a contemporary décor and have been styled to provide a comfortable and relaxing stay whether for business or leisure.

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Whether it be a quick Coffee after a class or family dinner here at Bicester Hotel Golf and Spa we have a menu and place to suit. Open to non residents and non-members too.

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The Forest of Wellbeing Spa offers a truly holistic approach to making you look and feel fantastic and is the perfect setting to relax and unwind.

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