Chef de Partie

Permanent - Full Time (48 (4 or 5 days out of 7))

Closing date: 24th December 2021

Salary: Competitive


We currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Chef De Partie to join our team at The Royal Duchy Hotel.

The successful candidate will have previous, relevant experience at a Chef De Partie level.  They would be overseeing all day to day running of their section and must be capable of working with an established team of chefs whilst reporting directly to the Head Chef.

As Chef De Partie you will be expected to organise your own prep, run your section during service and work elsewhere in the kitchen as directed by the Head Chef. 

Great knowledge of current food trends, passion to work with high quality, seasonal produce supported by good organisation, communication & cooking skills are essential.

Required: Qualifications / Skills / Experience:

You will have a passion for fresh quality food, with excellent attention to detail and a creative flair.  We are looking for a reliable, committed and self-motivated professional chef with strong all-round kitchen skills and a positive working attitude to work.  Previous experience in a high volume (around 75 covers)  is desirable but not essential.  The role offers, progression, mentorship and training.

48-hour week  over 4 days (12 hour shifts) or 48-hour week over 5 days. 

*Weekly pay
*Competitive Salary
*4 day working week (4 x 12 hour shift on rota basis)
* Equal share of staff tips 
*Meals on duty
*28 days leave per year pro rata (4 day a week equivilant) 
*Company pension
*Number of staff benefits/discounts also available across the group

The applicant must have:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Friendly and outgoing personality
  • Ability to work in a busy environment
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritise when needed
  • Right to work in United Kingdom

The Venue

The Royal Duchy has a fabulous position on Falmouth’s seafront, with stunning views across the bay to Pendennis Castle.  

Once people discover The Royal Duchy, it tends to become part of their family story. Many guests return time and time again for its award-winning combination of comfort, good food, smart style and excellent facilities in a stunning natural environment. 

Naturally, we’re pretty proud of the lovely experience our guests get to enjoy, but don’t just take our word for it: the hotel was awarded four-star silver status by the AA, holds two AA-rosettes for its superlative cooking and is also a full member of the Trencherman’s Guide

We are part of Brend Hotels, a family-run company that has been a leader in West Country hospitality for over fifty years. We have a passion for excellence and each of the 11 hotels and 18 restaurants offers the same exceptional service and care we have become known for in the south west.

*Conditions apply