Chef de Partie

Salary: £27,000 per annum + tips +Summer bonus
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Hours: 37.5 Hours Per Week Shift/ Rota Based (Includes Evenings, Weekends and Bank Holidays)

Are you a talented chef with a passion for food? We have a fantastic BOH team who pride themselves on creating the best dining experience for our Guests and Holiday Homeowners as well as having a great work-life balance! If you want to be part of our team then click through to read more and apply!

Why we need you…

The Forge & Terrace bar & restaurant at Kelling Heath Holiday Park is looking for an experienced Chef de Partie who understands the different sections of the kitchen, has a desire to learn and a broad culinary palette to assist in the day to day running of our kitchens.

Whilst the role might occasionally require some overtime during school holidays this is not a 70 hour plus per week role, your work-life balance is as important to us as it is to you.

Are you passionate about food and flavour and can you demonstrate the same degree of care and excellence for every dish you prepare, from the beautifully simple to the more intricate?

Are you a team player who is willing to help others learn and develop. Can you communicate clearly and calmly to those around you, think on your feet and remain calm when the kitchen printer starts clicking?

Then you are the person for us.

What you’ll do…

  • Plan, prepare and deliver our menus (restaurant, bar and pizza) to a consistently high quality.
  • Butchery of both meat and fish – we cook from first principles
  • Maintaining the highest food hygiene and cleanliness standards in all areas of the kitchen.
  • Completion of daily paperwork
  • Ongoing training and coaching for yourself and assist with the development of junior chefs

What you’ll bring…

  • Proven experience working as a Chef de Partie or an experienced Commis.
  • Experience with various cooking methods, ingredients, tools and processes
  • Demonstrable experience of providing exceptional service standards
  • Level 2 (minimum) Food Preparation and Cooking

How to apply:

We are open to all, and we value the unique skills of everyone.  If you’re a suitably qualified applicant we encourage your application whatever your age, disability, gender, gender identity, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation or socio-economic background.

With some recruitment stages, where candidates are equally qualified, we will seek to prioritise diversity to help us to increase representation across the company.

Please apply online with your CV and a cover letter telling us why you are interested in the role and what makes you a good fit for the role.

If you need any adjustments or would like to discuss submitting your application in a different format, please contact us at 01263 589927 or e-mail our careers inbox.

Benefits of Working at Kelling Heath

  • Along with working in a unique setting with amongst 300 acres of woodland and rare open heathland in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in a friendly and supportive environment, we are also proud to be able to offer you a number of key benefits including: Core Benefits 28 days holiday (including Bank Holidays) Free on-site parking Uniform provided Staff Discounts on Park Free use of the Health & Fitness Club

Our Address…

Kelling Heath
NR25 7HW