Wed, 16th Jan 2019
Sous Chef, Cora Pearl

Cora Pearl is a 52-cover site in Covent Garden, in the heart of London’s theatre-land. Sister-restaurant to Kitty Fisher’s in Mayfair, we opened in Summer 2018 to much critical acclaim (The Times, Evening Standard, The Telegraph, New York Times), serving modern British dishes with playful interpretations of classic recipes.

Job Description: A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a talented and ambitious Sous Chef to help lead the kitchen brigade at Cora Pearl.

As Sous Chef, you will work closely with George Barson, Head Chef of both Cora Pearl and Kitty Fisher’s. You will be responsible for ensuring the quality, consistency, development and delivery of the menu and will have a hands-on approach in running all aspects of an ambitious kitchen. You will be an excellent leader, who motivates and helps to develop the chefs around you.

Proven experience is essential, at Sous Chef level (or above) in a similar quality-focused restaurant.

This is a brilliant opportunity for a talented chef who is ready to take on a fresh challenge in one of London’s most exciting new restaurants. 

In return, we offer:

  • Competitive salary, plus a share of tronc scheme

  • Friendly, positive and supportive working environment

  • Opportunity to help in developing the menu

  • 7-8 shifts per week

  • 28 days paid holiday

  • 50% off food and drink at both Cora Pearl and Kitty Fisher’s

  • Team social events and activities

  • Opportunities for progression across the group

  • Pension scheme

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Proven experience at Sous Chef level or above in a similar quality-focused restaurant.
  • A stable CV

  • Highly organised, reliable and motivated

  • Michelin-star experience preferable but not essential
  • A positive attitude and a strong team-player

  • A proven leader, able to motivate and develop talent

  • The legal right to live & work in the UK, with excellent English

Expiry Date

Covent Garden, Central London

Type of contract
Permanent & full time


Competitive + tronc


George Barson
07854 820 530
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