We are looking for a Grill Chef to join our Cookhouse & Pub team!
Grill Chef – Cookhouse & Pub
Hours:35-40 hours per week
Starting hourly rate: £9.80
At Cookhouse & Pub great food is at the heart of the guest’s journey… With you operating the grill, greatness is guaranteed. Sharing your knowledge, expertise and attention to detail with others in the kitchen team, you will make sure everyone knows how to keep in line with brand standards. Things can get busy in our kitchen, but even at the hottest moments, you’ll remain calm and focus on the guest’s experience.
We have an award-winning apprenticeship programme too, so can offer you the opportunity to earn qualifications alongside completing your core training for the role.
Your skills and experience
Proven experience of a fast-paced kitchen operation and ability to work under pressure
A passion for delivering a consistently high-quality experience to guests through the power of food.
Knowledge of key health and safety and food & hygiene standards.
Experience of coaching others
What is a Grill Chef?
Working alongside the Head Chef you’ll rapidly become an expert on our menus and specifications.
You’ll see that every main meal is prepared safely, cooked perfectly and presented irresistibly to the guest.
You’ll equally care about the rest of the team – from your colleagues working alongside you in the kitchen on the restaurant floor, in the bar and the management team, you’ll communicate effectively with every one of them and support them when needed.
Maintaining a spotless kitchen in line with key health & safety and food & hygiene standards, whilst remaining resilient under pressure.
Work with Whitbread
If you didn’t know… Whitbread is known for the UK’s most loved hotel Premier Inn and some of the best-known restaurant brands. Over the years we’ve grown to have Hotels and Restaurants across the UK, Ireland, Guernsey, Jersey, Isle of Man and Germany. There are no limits to your ambition. We’re truly proud to give great experiences to millions of guests and create long term career opportunities for people like you!
We have a 278-year proven track record of helping people reach their full potential and have been voted a Top Employer for the ELEVENTH year running in 2021.
We’re proud to have a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone is welcome and truly feels able to be themselves. Our aim is to continue to attract, and welcome, a diverse range of applicants from all walks of life to help improve and develop our team every day.
As a Team Member, not only will you get the opportunity to build a career with Whitbread, you’ll enjoy the chance to shine every day with our award-winning induction and training programmes but we will also offer a range of great benefits also, which include:
Exclusive Employee Offers
Whitbread’s Privilege Card gives you up to 60% discount on hotel rooms across UK, Ireland and Germany and 25% discount across our restaurant brands
You will also benefit from huge Discounts on our famous Premier Inn Hypnos Mattresses, pillows and beds
Whilst on shift, choose from our special menu, with meals starting from £2 or get 50% off the standard menu
Financial Wellbeing Benefits
Pension scheme with employer contribution
Annual Sharesave (Save As You Earn) Scheme
Physical, Mental & Emotional Wellbeing Benefits
MyGym & MyActive discounts
Discounts on Cycling Products at Halfords
Access to Hospitality Action (our Employee Assistance Programme), offering a wide range of support options for you and your family
Eye Health and Vision Express Discount
Recognition and Discounts
MyRewards platform, where you recognise and are recognised for delivering the best guest and team experiences. It’s also where you’ll be rewarded for top performance during trading or team incentives
Perks at Work Portal, offering a wide range of retail and leisure discounts
O2 Open Employee Discount
Virgin Experience Days
Charity – we want to support and celebrate your dedication to charitable causes close to your heart through:
Raise & Match Scheme
Give and Match Scheme
If all of this sounds like you…. Apply today to start your Whitbread journey!
Whitbread is an inclusive employer. We believe that everyone is unique and there should be no barriers to entry and no limits to ambition. We welcome your application whatever your background or situation. Under-represented groups such as women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities & members of the LGBTQ+ community (those who identify as gay, lesbian, bi-sexual, trans sexual, non binary or use another term), are strongly encouraged to build a career with us. We are open to part-time and flexible working and, where possible, will try to support this.