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Sous / Second Chef

Fish on the Green, Maidstone

  • Full time & Permanent
  • Negotiable DOE plus great training and benefits
  • You must be able to work some evenings and weekends

The Fish on the Green is a fine seafood restaurant on Bearsted Green in Maidstone, that is listed in the Michelin Guide and is the proud holder of two AA Rosettes.

We have an exciting opportunity for a proven Sous Chef to support the day to day running of our kitchen and team, so we need an experienced chef that is capable of working closely with our Head Chef, overseeing the kitchen and working to uphold our food quality and health and safety standards.

We know that that having a talented and dedicated kitchen team on board is vital, so we believe in investing time and energy into supporting and training our chefs with our Chefs Development Programme, helping you to achieve your full career potential with us in the longer term.

The Salary is approximately £25k - £27k per annum dependent on your experience together with a great range of company benefits.

What are we looking for?

  • Proven experience at Sous Chef level.
  • A strong chef with proven skills ready to take the next step.
  • The ability to run the kitchen in the absence of the Head Chef.
  • Previous experience overseeing a team of kitchen staff.
  • Former stock purchasing, ordering and management experience.
  • Excellent levels of health and safety.
  • The desire to develop your skills and progress in the longer term.
  • A hard working and reliable chef that is flexible in terms of working hours.
  • You must work well under pressure in a fast paced and busy environment.


  • Competitive salary that is negotiable dependent on experience.
  • Structured company induction programme.
  • Ongoing support and training in the kitchen.
  • Potential for career development with our chef’s development programme.
  • Company pension scheme.
  • Paid holiday allowance.
  • You will work as part of a friendly and supportive.

In order to be considered for this post, please apply online with your CV.