CDP Chefs


Established in 2011, The Rocksalt Group is an independently owned and award winning group of restaurants and pubs located across the South Coast of Kent. The operation includes flagship restaurant Rocksalt, which has held 2 AA rosettes for 12 consecutive years running, plus it's sister fish restaurant Little Rock and Pilot beach bar located just a short walk away in Folkestone Harbour. The Rocksalt Group also owns a group of highly regarded pubs under The Pickled Egg Pub Company. Executive Group Chef Marcin Szelag who has worked for the group since Rocksalt first opened it's doors over 12 years ago, now leads a strong team of talented chefs across all venues and oversees the operation and delivery of all menus across the group. With a key focus on locally sourced, seasonal produce from highly regarded local suppliers, Marcin plays a pivotal role in the success of all venues.

About the role
  • Working as part of the team, making a positive contribution to the friendly atmosphere and smooth running of the premises

Up to £13.50 per hour including tips

About You

Rocksalt is a casual fine dining restaurant in Folkestone and serves the best locally sourced and seasonal produce from along the Kent Coast and surrounding countryside with a strong leaning towards fish and seafood. Holding 2 AA Rosette's since its opening in 2011, the restaurant itself sits cantilevered over Folkestone harbour with stunning panoramic views out over the English Channel. The Restaurant also boasts a stunning bar area serving its own separate bar menu and the newly opened Rocksalt Garden on the viaduct plus 4 beautifully restored guest rooms. This is a fantastic opportunity to join the team under the management of Head Chef Akos Mate and General Manager Leon Foissy, who both possess a wealth of experience gained from some of London and The South East's finest dining destinations. We are looking for hardworking and creative industry professionals to join the teams. We are ideally looking for CDP Chefs with at least 1 years experience in a high end fast paced kitchen. You must have a willingness to learn, the ability to remain calm under pressure and have great communication skills. We offer many excellent staff benefits including:- Tips for all staff Perkbox Membership & Discounts £200 Joining Fee plus Retention bonuses (chef roles) Guaranteed Birthday off Staff Discounts Company Pension Regular staff incentives such as performance bonuses Supplier visits Cooking opportunities at off-site events

Your Key Attributes
  • Applicants must be well presented and highly motivated

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CDP Chefs - Rocksalt