Job Description

Candidates must have at least 3 years chef experience at Chef de Partie level in a recognisable quality restaurant or gastro pub business.

If you are a creative, enthusiastic, passionate and ambitious chef then we are the perfect place for you to widen your culinary knowledge and advance your career.

As a Junior Sous Chef, you will support the Head Chef and Sous Chef and be able to step up when required.

This role will suit a current Chef de Partie who wants to contribute, grow, develop and learn in a good food establishment.


A passion for cooking and a willingness to learn more skills 

The personality to keep motivated and motivate those around you

Be responsible and support the Head and Sous Chefs in all sections of a busy kitchen

Ensure all high service standards and food quality within the strict time constraints of a busy gastro site are met

Be required to train and develop junior chefs

Excellent organisational and communication skills

Get involved in menus, training and development

You will need to make sure our standard of food and service always remains high

Contribution to our team spirit and culture will be fundamental to your success and growth with us


Structured career development with opportunities to progress

Pay increases as you develop - you shine we reward

Subsidised live in accommodation available

Share of Tips/Gratuities

FREE team food whilst on shift

Company Pension Scheme

£375 refer a friend scheme

Amazing Team Parties

Paid occasion days off (Wedding Day, Child’s first day at school, Moving into your first house and more!)

Birthday reward - A meal for TWO and a drink on us every year

25% discount on food for you and 3 friends at both our restaurants before 7.00pm Monday to Thursday


We are a family run business where individuality, personality and diversity are encouraged.

 If you want to become part of our friendly team, we’d love to hear from you.

 The Old Mill accepts applicants from UK, EU and International candidates.


The Old Mill is registered as a Licence Holder and can issue sponsorship certificates to EU and International Skilled workers that comply to the rules.

 We are also happy to accept applications from COUPLES and offer support and training if one partner has no industry experience.