Jnr Sous Chef – The Inn on the Lake: Visa sponsorship

Lake District Hotels

Jnr Sous Chef –

Are you an aspiring Junior Sous Chef looking for an exciting opportunity to showcase your culinary skills? Look no further! We are currently seeking a talented and passionate individual to join our team as a Junior Sous Chef.

We are committed to delivering an exceptional dining experience to our guests. As a Junior Sous Chef, you will work closely with our Head Chef and Sous Chef to ensure the efficient and profitable operation of our kitchen department. Your creativity, attention to detail, and ability to work within required deadlines will be vital in maintaining our company standards and delivering innovative and delectable cuisine.


  • Prepare and cook dishes according to established recipes, ensuring exceptional quality and presentation.
  • Maintain high standards of food hygiene and safety, adhering to all relevant regulations.
  • Support the development and training of kitchen staff, fostering a positive and collaborative work environment.
  • Assist with inventory management and ordering to ensure efficient stock control and minimise wastage.

What we promise in return:

· Competitive salary and all overtime paid

· Live in accommodation (including meals, internet, laundry facilities etc)

· Generous staff discounts – 50% off food & up to 50% off accommodation across all 6 of our Lake District Hotels, Restaurant’s & Bars

· Career progression – Accredited compliance training, Hospitality specific online training platform

· Learn while you earn – with our Apprenticeship training up to level 6

· Staff meals for all staff whilst on Duty

· Lake District Hotels Staff Discounts at many of the Lakes local attractions

· Regular division of gratuities

· Pension scheme

· Working in supportive teams of hospitality professionals

· Yearly staff appreciation awards hosted by the Directors

· Free staff Employee Assistance Programme

· Outstanding employee of the quarter award

· Refer a friend scheme to earn up to £500

· Monthly staff prize draws

· 28+ days holidays increasing by one day every year after 5 years, up to 33 days

· Annual salary reviews on all positions

A bit about us:

Lake District Hotels Ltd are a distinctive collection of six award winning hotels in the northern Lake District, family owned and run and situated in the most beautiful parts of the Lake District. From 4-star luxury hotels on the shores of Ullswater and Derwentwater, to traditional coaching inns and hotels in the town centres of Keswick. What sets our Lake District hotels apart is our unwavering commitment to providing a warm welcome, unmatched personal attention, and impeccable service, in luxury surroundings to ensure that every stay with us is truly exceptional.

The Inn on the Lake boasts 48 bedrooms and a 2 AA rosette fine dining Lake View Restaurant; which in-keeping of its four-star status provides the ideal setting for weddings and fine dining. The Orangery is a popular setting for lunches and afternoon tea along with the beautiful Ramblers and Candleroom Bar

Unfortunately, due to the volume of applications we receive, we aren’t able to give status updates. If you are invited for an interview, you will generally be contacted within 1 week of submitting your application. Thank you

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Pay: From £29,250.00 per year


  • Additional leave
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Discounted or free food
  • Employee discount
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • Referral programme
  • Store discount
  • UK visa sponsorship


  • Weekend availability

Supplemental pay types:

  • Tips

Work Location: In person

To apply for this job please visit www.glassdoor.co.uk.