Term Time - 34 weeks, 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday
(Working until Café close - circa 9pm)
Are you looking for a role with the opportunity to provide a stable income while working regular shifts, and providing career progression prospects? Due to the creation of a new role, we are seeking to appoint a highly passionate Chef De Partie to join the Pit Stop Café in our Catering Department. We are offering the successful candidate the opportunity to work alongside our Chef Manager to create a legacy within the school through the transformation of the Pit Stop Café.
We are looking for either a qualified Chef or an Apprentice who can grow into this developmental opportunity; allowing you to improve your skills and knowledge while working Monday to Friday. You will be a person that thrives on being able to create and innovate, enthusiastic about self-development, and committed to maximising your potential. You must have a true passion and genuine interest and zest for all that is happening in the industry – what’s new, what’s buzzing, whatever you think our pupils will enjoy. You will assist the Chef Manager in the transformation of the Pitstop Café and Coffee Van, extending the services to include first-class delivery and pickup options for the School.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and an ability to act on your own initiative are necessary for this role. You will have an opportunity to develop your transferable skills including problem solving, multitasking, diligence and attention to detail. You will possess a positive approach and willingness to learn and grow within the team.
This is an exciting time to join our Catering Team and in return we offer our own generous salary scale and an enhanced benefits scheme including an employee assistance programme, meal provision and enhanced pension contribution. Employees have access to our facilities and benefit from free parking, social events and discounted school fees. Working as a CDP can bring varied challenges and opportunities for learning development, this opportunity can provide you with specialist training developing your craft with creativity and flair.
Applicants are required to submit an application via the Quick Apply button.
Alternatively, an application form and job details are available from the HR department, E: firstname.lastname@example.org or T:01342 710215
Please ensure you complete the statement in support of your application detailing why you are the right person for the role.
Closing date for applications: 20th September, midday*
*We reserve the right to invite candidates for interview prior to the closing date and to close vacancies early if we have sufficient suitable applications. Therefore, we encourage interested applicants to submit an application as soon as possible.
We are committed to the safeguarding of children. References and DBS checks will be conducted on the successful applicant.
- Mainstream school with independent funding
- Secondary with sixth form
- Students of mixed gender, age 11 - 19 years
Worth is an independent boarding and day school for boys and girls aged 11 to 18, set in the heart of the Sussex countryside between London and Brighton. The School is a vibrant, inclusive community of over 600 pupils and some 300 teaching and suppor...