Peckforton Castle, are looking to recruit a full time Pastry Chef De Partie to join our busy Kitchen TeamYou will join us on a full time, permanent basis and receive a competitive salary starting at £24,000 per annum depending on experience.

Responsibilities include:

  • Creating desserts, pastries, breads and other baked goods for our restaurants, along with catering for weddings, conferences and other events.
  • Coordinates daily tasks with the Head and Sous Chef and follows all instructions and recommendations.
  • Ensure food is prepared in accordance with recipe, food hygiene and allergen control requirements.
  • Ensure that stock is rotated and controlled within the specific section of the kitchen.
  • Ensure all food hygiene regulations are adhered to and comply with all food regulation standards and HACCP guidelines.
  • Be able to prioritise tasks and demonstrate effective time management

The ideal candidate should have:

  • Previous proven experience in a similar role
  • A positive “can do” attitude to solving issues
  • A team player with good communication skills
  • Good organization skills, be punctual and work well under pressure

We are looking for someone who is passionate, reliable with great attention to detail and creative flair. Our Head Chef is keen to find new talents to nurture and train up through the ranks. The ideal candidate will be keen to receive training and learn new skills.

Benefits of becoming our Junior Sous Chef:

– 28 days holiday a year which increase with loyalty
– A generous employee of the month scheme
– Discounted hotel stays within the group
– Discounted dining
– Full uniform and free staff meals on shift

This role includes evenings, weekends and bank holidays working. If you feel you possess the proven experience required and that you have the qualities to shine, please apply now.

Please note that you must be eligible to live and work in the UK in order to be considered for this position.

If you haven’t heard from us within 14 days please consider your application to have been unsuccessful.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £24,000.00-£26,000.00 per year


  • Company events
  • Discounted or free food
  • Employee discount
  • On-site parking
  • Referral programme


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability


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