Job vacancies at Chilton Garden Centre. Welcome to our recruitment page, here you will find job vacancies at Chilton Garden Centre. We are always looking for new talent to join our team so if you think you would like to work for this forward thinking family owned business then why not apply for one of the job roles below. You can apply for jobs by sending in your CV to the addresses provided in the job descriptions.

 

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Chef/Cook

 (Full Time inc weekends)

 We are looking for a person with a passion and flair for the restaurant and catering industry. This is a very hands on role as such you will need to be proactive, highly motivated, organised and results driven with good communication skills. You will be working as part of a team in a fast paced environment. Experience in a similar role in a similar environment is essential. A good working knowledge of till systems is preferred but not essential as training will be provided.

Your responsibilities will include:

• Prepare, cook and present food quickly and efficiently to a high standard

• Work safely around the kitchen equipment

• Maintain accurate food ordering and stock levels

• Assist in keeping the kitchen clean, hygienic and tidy at all times

• Monitor portion size and waste

Skills needed:

• Cooking

• Excellent communications skills and able to work as part of a team

• Professionalism and reliability

• Good time management

• Level 2 basic food hygiene

Job Type:

The successful candidate must be able to cover shifts and be able to adapt to both kitchen and front of house when needed. What can we offer you? As a family run business we understand the importance of work life balance, our working hours for chefs mean no evening work or split shifts are required.

What we Offer:

We offer a competitive salary and benefits include a pension, 28 days holiday (FT) and staff discounts across all of our brands including the Woodthorpe Leisure Park. If you would like to join our family run business and bring your ideas and talents to our fast growing company and forward thinking team we want to hear from you.

How to apply:

Please send your CV and covering letter to Beric Rayner – Restaurant Manager

[email protected]

Applications close – Sunday 10th November 2019

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Head Chef

(Full Time)

We are looking for a Head Chef with both a passion for creating excellent food and the organisational skills to successfully run a busy kitchen. You must be enthusiastic and wish to proactively develop the growing business. This is a hands on role where team work and communication is vital as you will be in charge of a small team.

As Head Chef you must be highly organised, results driven and have excellent overall kitchen management competencies.

Duties include:

Stock rotation and ordering
Food Hygiene
Menu planning
Costing and maintaining the company food GP
Maintaining high standards of cleanliness and adhering to our strict company policy

Skills required:

Basic Food Hygiene Certificate, Minimum NVQ Level 2 in Food Preperation, City & Guild 706 1&2

You will be required to work weekends and bank holidays, but benefits from no split shifts or evening work.

What we offer:

We offer a competitive salary and benefits include a pension, up to 28 days holiday and staff discounts across all of our brands including the Woodthorpe Leisure Park. If you would like to join our family run business and bring your ideas and talents to our fast growing company and forward thinking team we want to hear from you.

How to apply:

Please send in an up-to-date copy of your CV along with a cover letter in a Word Document format to Beric Rayner, Restaurant Manager

[email protected]

 Closing date for applicants is Tuesday 19th November 2019

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Restaurant Front of House Assistant

(Part Time)


We are looking for a person with a passion and flair for the restaurant and catering industry.  This is a very hands on role as such you will need to be proactive, highly motivated, organised and results driven with good communication skills. You will be working as part of a team in a fast paced environment.

Previous experience in a similar role in a similar environment is essential.  A good working knowledge of till systems is preferred but not essential as training will be provided.

Skills required:


Excellent customer service skills
Maintaining high standards of cleanliness
Adhering to company policies

What we offer:

We offer a competitive salary and benefits include a pension, up to 28 days holiday and staff discounts across all of our brands including the Woodthorpe Leisure Park. If you would like to join our family run business and bring your ideas and talents to our fast growing company and forward thinking team we want to hear from you.

How to apply:

Please send in an up-to-date copy of your Curriculum Vitae along with a cover letter in a Word Document format to Beric Rayner, Restaurant Manager

[email protected]

Closing date for applicants is Tuesday 19th November 2019