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Chef (40 hours a week)

Pavilion Gardens

Salary up to £30,000pa

This is an outstanding career opportunity with a market leader committed to providing a diverse and meaningful range of leisure and culture related activities for the local communities in which we serve.

We are searching for a Chef to work within our Food & Beverage Team at Pavilion Gardens.

The Opportunity

  • The post holder will report directly to the Head Chef and be responsible for preparing and cooking meals for customers and clients at all areas of within Pavilion Gardens

  • Deliver a catering offer which produces high quality and nutritionally balanced food to ensure customer satisfaction.

  • Responsible for aspects of the day to day catering including food safety, stock control, ordering and cleaning.

  • To assist with the day to day operations of the catering function in order to maximise business opportunities and profitability in line with the business plan.

The Person

  • Flexible in working evenings, weekends and bank holidays

  • Able and willing to work overtime if and when required

  • Reliable

  • Public transport in the area is limited, you will be required to make your own way into work.

  • Will ideally have experience of working in similar roles

  • Will be able to communicate at different levels of the organisation and portray strong listening skills.

  • Will be able to proactively resolve day-to-day service issues.

What can Parkwood Leisure offer you?

  • Competitive salary

  • Generous annual leave

  • Free gym membership for you and a nominated person

  • Employee health cash plan

  • Employee discount portal - discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending

  • Cycle to Work scheme

  • Pension Scheme

  • Company sick pay

  • Career progression

  • Training and development

Parkwood Leisure is a well established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.

How to Apply

If you feel like you could bring some fresh ideas to the table we want to hear from you.  Please apply with a letter of application and CV to and we will be in touch to arrange an interview if successful.

About Parkwood Leisure

Parkwood Leisure was established over 20 years ago and is now one of the UK's leading operators of publicly owned leisure facilities. Working with Legacy and Lex Leisure, we’re a company that’s proud to deliver a first-class service to each of the facilities we manage and is committed to working with local communities to make a difference and provide a healthier and happier lifestyle to the communities we serve.

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