Lingfield Park hosts all weather and turf racing, music concerts, conferences and events. We have a Golf Course, Hotel and Spa on site and being located less than 1 hour from London we are the destination of choice for anyone with a sporting interest in the south east.

We are looking for a Sous Chef to join the team at Lingfield Park. Reporting to the Head Chef and acting in the their absence you will be responsible for carrying out kitchen operations and supervising casual chefs and kitchen porters ensuring they maintain high food quality and awareness of hygiene regulations.

Some of the Key Responsibilities

  • Be conscious of cost control when assisting in the costing of menus and targeted GP percentage
  • Maintaining good staff relations
  • To actively assist in future purchases and major redevelopment schemes for the kitchen areas
  • Ensure quality control at all times throughout production process
  • Ensure all EHO and food safety production requirements are met
  • To control portion size and waste factors at all times
  • To assist as required in creative menu designs and ensuring production control
  • To continually update production and presentation methods to realise optional costs and maximum guest satisfaction
  • To actively sell the products and services of the Resort
  • In conjunction with Human Resource department, to supervise all members of the kitchen team towards a happy and motivated workforce
  • To comply with all Health and Safety procedures
  • To control wastage and operate according to the Companies environment policy

Person Specification


  • GCSE or equivalent
  • Level 3 Food Safety in Catering


  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience as a sous chef in a multi outlet environment


  • Works well under pressure
  • Customer service focussed
  • Attention to detail
  • Self-motivated, honest and trustworthy
  • Positive attitude
  • Excellent organisational skills


In return we will offer you

  • A competitive salary
  • 22 days holiday per year plus Bank Holidays
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Accomodation available onsite
  • Free gym and swim onsite
  • Free parking
  • Personal and professional development opportunities
  • A range of racing & leisure benefits including complimentary tickets, offers and discounts at our racecourses and hotels across the Arena Racing Company and group
  • Live in Accomodation


We look forward to hearing from you.

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