Chef de Partie - full time - Ratcliffe College

Chef de Partie – full time

Closing date: 27/10/2023 9:00 am

We are seeking an experienced Chef de Partie to join our Catering team. This role involves working within a team of 7 chefs, producing amazing food (1,100 lunches per day), evening meals and catering for all sorts of events. To succeed in this exceptionally busy college you will have an enthusiastic and flexible approach.

Level 2 Professional Cookery or equivalent is essential.

Post to commence as soon as possible. 

This post can be offered on a 52 week contract or a term time plus contract of 46 weeks (term time is 34 weeks). 

39 hours per week, 3 shift rota, latest shift ends 7.30pm.

Salary: £26,039 for 52 weeks.

What we can offer:

  • Full uniform with on-site laundry service.
  • Free meals
  • On-site parking
  • Company sick pay
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • 4 x salary life assurance scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme with telephone helpline for staff and their families.

For further information or informal chat, please contact Graham Studd, Head of Catering, email: or call 01509 817007.

The College reserves the right to interview and close the vacancy ahead of the closing date.

Closing date for applications: 9am, Friday 27th October 2023.

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We reserve the right to close the advert early if a suitable candidate is appointed prior to the closing date therefore applicants are encouraged to apply early. 

We are committed to safer recruitment, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) and an open-source check will also be undertaken.