Vacancies - Chefs (Kitchen Assistants)

Location: Orchard Tea Room, Highgrove Estate
Department: Catering
Contract: Fixed-term contracts until December 2021
Salary: Up to £10 per hour

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to make a real difference? Come and join our highly professional team on the beautiful Highgrove Estate and help maintain our reputation for creative, delicious and well-cooked food. We are recruiting for seasonal positions to help us during the Garden Tours season, when we reopen on 23rd June.

Highgrove is the private residence of Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall. The Gardens at Highgrove are a showcase for His Royal Highness’s commitment to organic and sustainable practices, helping to encourage wildlife and create a harmonious environment. Highgrove Enterprises was established to manage the commercial activities at Highgrove and all profits from the sale of Highgrove products and events go to the Prince of Wales’s Charities, so you really will be making a difference.

Throughout the days on which the Estate is open to the public, those who have purchased tour tickets can enjoy a selection from our freshly baked Tea Room menu or a Traditional Afternoon Tea, and in the Orchard Room’s private dining room private lunches are available for small groups.

We are looking for chefs/kitchen assistants to join our kitchen team. Your passion will be for fresh, seasonal, and local produce. You will need experience of working in a position within a busy environment. A high degree of confidentiality and discretion is essential.

      Hours of work

      • Up to 40 hours per week
      • Mainly daytime and weekends

      If you would like to apply, select 'Apply Now' above and send your CV (stating 'Chef - Kitchen Assistant' as the subject line) together with information on the skills and experience you will bring as soon as possible.