As Lockdown restrictions lift on the 17th of May, we are looking to recruit a skilled and experienced Sous Chef for SHORYU (Manchester) . Apply NOW to be considered for the role!


Job Title: Sous Chef

Location: MANCHESTER - M1 1RG

Pay: £9.25/ hour 

Working hours: Fully Flexible. Minimum 20-45 hours per week. Shifts are scheduled on a rota basis including early mornings, late nights and weekends.

Role: As Sous Chef you will stand second in the Shoryu kitchen hierarchy after the Head Chef, which will give you full control over the kitchen and direct responsibility for the food quality produced there, under executive head chef supervision


•Responsible for Preparing and Cooking Japanese Cuisine
•Maintain all kitchen duties including stock checking and supplies. 
•Ensure excellent personal and kitchen hygiene
•Be able to direct and guide team of chefs in providing a consistently high quality of food

•Ability to develop and define quality standards of food preparation and presentation of the food
•Work very closely with the management teams



•Must have minimum 1 year experience in a similar position 

•Able to work in a fast pace environment.  

•Good attitude, proactive and reliable 

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Shoryu Ramen Manchester

M2 4NG Manchester Directions 0203 405 6281 View page

Employee Benefits

Join us and you get all these amazing benefits!

  • 20% employee discount

    Employees get 20% off across all our sites including Shoryu, Heddon Yokocho, Japan Centre, and Ichiba

  • Free Staff Lunch

    Tasty rice and noodle dishes. Delish!

  • Perkbox

    Employees get discount from big brand retailers.

  • Auto-enrollment pensions scheme

    3% contribution from Now Pensions


I am excited to welcome you to the Japan Centre family and share with you my passion for Japanese foods, traditions and heritage from my hometown Fukuoka. 

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