Sous Chef

Dunboyne, Co Meath


posted2 months ago

pound €15.00 - €16.00 Per Hour

buildingsCaldwell's Coffee House

closed-date30 Nov 2023




Job Title: Sous Chef

Location: Dunboyne, Ireland

About Us: a charming and cosy cafe nestled in the heart of Dunboyne. We pride ourselves on creating a warm and inviting atmosphere where our guests can enjoy delicious, freshly prepared meals and exceptional service. As we continue to grow, we are seeking a talented and passionate Sous Chef to join our culinary team and support our Head Chef in delivering an outstanding dining experience.


Collaborative Cooking: Work closely with the Head Chef to plan, prepare, and execute a diverse menu that reflects our commitment to quality and innovation.

Menu Development: Contribute creative ideas to menu development, incorporating seasonal and local ingredients to enhance the overall dining experience.

Kitchen Management: Assist in the overall management of the kitchen, ensuring a smooth and efficient operation. Supervise kitchen staff to maintain high standards of cleanliness and organization.

Quality Control: Uphold the highest standards of food quality, presentation, and taste. Conduct regular tastings and inspections to ensure consistency.

Training and Development: Support the training and development of kitchen staff, fostering a positive and collaborative working environment.

Ordering and Inventory: Work with the Head Chef to manage kitchen inventory, monitor stock levels, and place orders as needed to maintain a well-stocked and efficient kitchen.

Adherence to Health and Safety Standards: Ensure strict adherence to health and safety guidelines, including food hygiene and sanitation practices.

Customer Interaction: Occasionally interact with customers to gather feedback and ensure their dining experience meets or exceeds expectations.


Proven experience as a Sous Chef or in a similar role.

Culinary degree or equivalent experience.

Strong knowledge of culinary techniques, kitchen management, and menu development.

Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.

Excellent communication and leadership skills.

Passion for creating exceptional food experiences.


  • Competitive salary
  • Opportunities for professional growth and development
  • Staff discounts
  • Positive and supportive work environment

If you are a skilled and motivated Sous Chef looking to contribute to the success of a cosy cafe in Dunboyne, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you are the ideal candidate for this position.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: €15.00-€16.00 per hour



  • Store discount




  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability


Supplemental pay types:


  • Tips


Ability to commute/relocate:


  • Dunboyne, CO. Meath: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


Work Location: In person

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