The Chef Instructor, Pastry contributes to the success of a Sur La Table store by inspiring customers on all points of their culinary journey. The Chef Instructor blends culinary talent and teaching skills to support the Resident Chef in driving business results. The Chef Instructor reports to the Resident Chef. EXPERIENCE AND REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: 1-2 Years kitchen operations experience. Culinary degree in Pastry or equivalent experience considered in lieu of degree. Demonstrated successful teaching and training experience. Valid Food Handlers and/or Food Managers Certification. Must be at least 21 years old. Familiarity with MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook). Proven ability to drive sales and motivate teams. Proven communication skills. Sur La Table Core Competencies for Everyone: Focus on the Customer: You inspire and delight your customers. Be Genuine: Your communication style is respectful, effective and sincere. Make the Right Call: You effectively blend knowledge, experience, wisdom & decisive action. Take Ownership: You are committed, responsible and provide solutions. Achieve Results: You meet and exceed goals and expectations.