Posted 6 days ago by St Austell Brewery

Chef - Award-Winning Family Business
Shipwrights, Padstow

Are you looking to build on your kitchen or hospitality experience? Or perhaps you’re fresh out of catering college and eager to kick-start an exciting career?

If you’re passionate about fresh, locally-sourced food and want to work in one of the South West’s most beautiful locations, this is a great opportunity to join St Austell Brewery as one of our Chefs for a fixed term contract until September 2019 (with the potential to extend.)

Who will I be working for?

We are St Austell Brewery, a family-owned, independent business that is passionate about great food and drink and delivering the very best to our customers. We produce award-winning beers and have pubs and hotels across the South West, from Bath and Bristol, to the Isles of Scilly.

Situated in Padstow, Shipwrights offers self-catering accommodation and delicious local pub food. We are now looking for talented and enthusiastic Chefs to join our professional and friendly team.

Are there any benefits?

- Salary of up to £9.50 per hour DOE (plus tips)
- 30% off food and drink at our managed houses and 50% off accommodation from your first day
- Pension scheme
- Excellent training (many of our managers started off in entry level roles)
- Employee reward programme - if you provide a fantastic service, we’ll make sure it’s recognised
- Join a business that supports local charities, good causes and individuals in need
- Cycle to work scheme

This is a brilliant opportunity to become an important member of a tight-knit, hard-working team who are passionate about delivering amazing dishes.

As well as working with fresh, delicious food, you’ll be located in one of the most beautiful parts of Cornwall. What could be better than creating smile -inducing culinary delights just metres away from the Cornish sea?

We believe our people are the heart and soul of our business. As such, we offer excellent development opportunities to enable you to learn, grow and thrive as part of the St Austell family.

What will I be doing?

As a Chef, you’ll deliver high-quality dishes for customers at the Shipwrights.

You’ll help to prepare classic pub food that looks great and tastes delicious, from salads and burgers to South West steamed mussels.

Initially, you’ll be mastering the basics on the griddle, cooking steak and chicken to a high standard and frying sides to accompany meals. You’ll have plenty of support to increase your abilities and take on new challenges as they arise.

What do I need?

To join us as our Chef, you’ll need:

- Some kitchen or hospitality experience OR a catering-related qualification
- Great communication skills
- The ability to work well as part of a team

We’d love to hear from you if you’ve worked as a Kitchen Porter, Kitchen Assistant, Catering Assistant, Bartender, Front of House Assistant, Hospitality Assistant, Waiter or Waitress.

Other companies may call this role Chef, Commis Chef, Chef de Partie, Trainee Chef, Line Chef or Restaurant Chef.

Webrecruit and St Austell Brewery are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

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Reference: 37954251

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