Trent Navigation
 
 
GREAT NORTHERN INNS - CATERING VACANCIES
 
Great Northern Inns are a successful and local independent pub company. Currently operating 7 pubs and a brewery. The company are set to expand further over the next 12 months and this is a brilliant opportunity for a hungry and enthusiastic hospitality professional to get in on the ground floor and progress their career. 
 
We are currently looking to add Head Chefs, Kitchen Managers, Sous Chefs, Line/Trainee Chefs, Kitchen Porters and Pot washers across all of our estate. 
 
Please read through the job descriptions below. An application from can be found at the bottom of the page. Please email your application form, C.V and covering letter to jobs@greatnortherninns.co.uk
 
Head Chef
 
We are looking for a driven and experienced individual to take on an already successful kitchen and take it to the next level, whilst adhering to company policies and budgets. 
 
  • *The right candidate must be able to work under pressure in a fast paced environment and lead a small team of Chefs and Kitchen Staff.
  • *You must have experience in a similar role as well as being professional and enthusiastic about your work.
  • *The candidate must be prepared and able to work evenings and weekends, and be flexible about working hours.
  • *The head chef will be in control of ordering stock and will undertake monthly stock takes with an independent auditor.
  • *A competitive hourly rate is offered 
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If you have past experience in a similar role and think you may be the right candidate for this job then please complete an application form and send it, along with your C.V to jobs@greatnortherninns.co.uk. Once we have reviewed them all, one of our team will be in contact to arrange an interview. 
 
 
Sous Chef/Line Chef
 
Duties include:
 
  • *Running of the kitchen on a day to day basis in the absence of the Head Chef.
  • *Lead and inspire the brigade to ensure the kitchen runs smoothly at all times.
  • *Help develop the junior chefs.
  • *Ensure consistency of produce throughout the kitchen.
  • *Supervise service ensuring presentation of food is compliant with restaurant standards.
  • *Assist the Head Chef in menu compilation and possess an in depth knowledge of the full menu.
  • *Support the management team to ensure targets are met with labour and food costs.
  • *Compliance with food labelling and temperature controls. 
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If you have past experience in a similar role and think you may be the right candidate for this job then please complete an application form and send it, along with your C.V to jobs@greatnortherninns.co.uk. Once we have reviewed them all, one of our team will be in contact to arrange an interview.
 
Kitchen Porter / Pot Washer 
 
Duties & Responsibilities:
 
  • *Wash and polish all operating equipment and cooking utensils, and examine cleanliness before distribution
  • *To distribute clean equipment to appropriate locations
  • *To clear all used operating equipment for washing in accordance with systems in use
  • *To assist in the preparation of operating equipment for functions
  • *To ensure standards of personal hygiene and grooming are consistently met
  • *To uphold standards to ensure a safe, clean and pleasant working environment
  • *To wash, degrease, disinfect, dry and polish all floor surfaces, walls, kitchen equipment, extract vents, ceilings and other equipment after each service and when required
  • *To remove waste from the kitchen and clean bins as required
  • *To perform other cleaning duties as instructed by management
  • *To thoroughly clean and disinfect all areas related to refuse
  • *To report any sightings of pests to management so they may take action
  • *Act in accordance with fire, health and safety regulations and follow the correct procedures when the situation arises
  • *To comply with all Health and Safety at work, COSHH and manual handling regulations
  • *Make and assist with deliveries as and when needed
  • *To help prepare food for service
  • *Fill in cleaning schedules and report any problems to management
  • *Assist with the moving of furniture and equipment as and when required
  • *To carry out additional tasks as instructed by management 
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If you think you may be the right candidate for this job then please complete an application form and send it, along with your C.V to jobs@greatnortherninns.co.uk. Once we have reviewed them all, one of our team will be in contact to arrange an interview.
 
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Coming up in the next 7 days....


Today 18/10

Entertainment:

Fish Fry-Day
Our superb fish and chips or scampi and chips for only 6!

Tomorrow 19/10

Special Event:

Offers at The Trent Navigation
2 mains for 15 plus a load of other tasty offers and ever changing home cooked specials! Ask at the bar for one of our loaylty cards to collect points and Navigation S/Ales vouchers!
Sunday Morning Football League Reunion (7:30pm)
Join Andy Hallam and his Sunday Morning Football League legends for their annual reunion here at The Trent Navigation Inn. They'll be stories, laughs and a fantastic trip down memory lane plus live DJ all night playing all the classic tracks and one hit wonders of the 70s/80s all night long. A light buffet will be provided as well - if you would like any more info then email Andy Hallam: andy@greatnortherninns.co.uk

Sunday 20/10

Entertainment:

Quiz up in a Brewery (7pm)
FREE to enter, Range of Questions, Teams of up to 4 or 5 where you can win beer, wine & other spot prizes. Food served until 9pm with 50% off Mains and Burgers throughout. Prompt 7pm start so no late nights to worry about work the next morning!

Tuesday 22/10

Entertainment:

Roasted
A selection of roast dinners for just 4.50

next Wednesday 23/10

Entertainment:

Steak and Grill Night (5pm)
A main course and drink for 10 - choose from our weekly special steak night menu. Add a starter or dessert for 3.50