Hospitality & Tourism

Sous Chef

Full Time

The Loddon School, based in Sherfield-on-Loddon is both a home and school to 30 children aged 8-19, who have the most severe and complex learning difficulties and severe autism. Our children live at the school 52 weeks a year. The Loddon School is a home which provides education, leisure, play and outings.

The Loddon School are looking for a dedicated and passionate Sous Chef to join the Catering team.


The role is to assist the Catering Manager to prepare and serve daily meals for children and staff, and to complete the preparation, cooking and service for the evening meal. Food should be cooked fresh and using healthy methods at all times. The Sous Chef will be responsible to run the kitchen in the Catering Managers absence and may be called upon to help with the ordering of food deliveries ensuring stock is kept up to date in a timely manner. Ideally this candidate will have a wide breadth of experience in a kitchen and knowledge of supervision. This role is varied, working in a fun environment with a flexible team.

This is a full-time role based on the rota in the catering department and will include working 1 in 3 weekends. The salary for the role is between £20,810 – £23,049 per annum.

*Benefits: *

* Bonus scheme
* Free Staff meals on shift
* On-site parking
* Generous referral scheme
* Discounted gym membership
* Training & career development opportunities
* You will receive a £250 welcome bonus after you have passed your 3 month probation

All applicants must have a right to work in the UK and willing to undertake an enhanced DBS check. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


Application deadline: 26/11/2021

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £20,810.00-£23,049.00 per year

Application question(s):
* Do you have, or have the equivalent to a Level 2 NVQ in Catering?

* Chef: 1 year (required)

Work remotely:
* No

Employment Type Permanent

Advertiser Type Agency