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Chef

Full Time / Permanent position. Salary dependent on experience.

We are looking for an experienced  passionate, food led and team focused Chef to join our friendly catering team.

Roles & Responsibilities 

Working closely with and reporting directly to the Catering Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Food production for The Garden Cafe, Wood Fired Kitchen and the new outdoor catering area. 
  • Maintaining high standards of hygiene, health and safety.
  • Ordering and stock control.
  • Maintaining high standards of presentation at all times.

About You 

  • You will hold a minimum level 2 food hygiene certificate.
  • You will have a pro-active driven attitude towards work and performance.
  • You will have a real passion for producing fresh food at a high standard.
  • You will be professional and approachable and work well as part of a team.
  • Your communication skills will be excellent.
  • You will be experienced in working in a busy kitchen.
  • You will have an understanding of costings, GP, P&L's and stock control.
  • You will be flexible and willing to adapt in a fast changing environment.

Hours

  • Full time position
  • 7.30am - 4pm, 5 days a week including some weekend work
  • No split shifts

Staff Benefits

  • Company Pension
  • Free meal whilst on shift
  • 25% discount in The Garden Cafe
  • 20% discount in The Garden Centre
  • 15% discount in The Food Hall
  • Voucher on your birthday! 

How to Apply

To apply for this role, please send a copy of your CV and covering letter to management@beethamnurseries.co.uk or download an application form or ask for one from our Information Desk and return either by email here or to the following address: Management, Beetham Nurseries, Pool Darkin Lane, Milnthorpe, Cumbria, LA7 7AP.