Chef de Partie - Foresters Bar & Restaurant

About This Position

  • £9.00 per hour
  • Permanent, Full Time

We are currently looking to recruit a Chef de Partie for our Foresters Bar and Restaurant that is set within the grounds of the idyllic Darwin Forest near Matlock.  This is a permanent, full time position (shifts include evenings, weekends and bank holidays).  The Foresters caterers for both residents and non-residents of the park, serving fresh food daily with an extensive menu including childrens and take-away menus. Shifts will be in the majority straights, but flexibility will be required for holiday and sickness cover and any planned special events.

The ideal candidate will be a passionate and experienced Chef de Partie or Commis Chef looking to develop and help implement new ideas to drive the business forward and work as part of a team.We are looking for an individual who will strive for excellence within the kitchen environment and take pride in the dishes they produce. You must enjoy working as part of a team and be able to work under your own initative, ensuring all duties are completed in a timely and effective manner.


The park operates all year round and at Pinelodge Holidays we try to “Delight every Guest so they Wish to Return”. As a member of the Foresters team you maybe come in contact with our guests and must display a friendly and professional image at all times, with a helpful can-do attitude.

Skills and Qualifications required:

• Excellent cooking skills
• An understanding of produce
• Working in the kitchen which is particularly busy on evenings and weekends
• Strong team ethic
• Excellent communication skills.
• Maintain high standards and quality
• Ensuring absolute cleanliness and order in accordance with HACCP rules
• City and Guides diploma in professional cookery or equivalent qualification
• Level 2 Food Hygiene Certificate as a minimum

If you have drive, energy, enthusiasm with a great eye for attention to detail and have a willingness to learn and develop your current skills we’d love to hear from you.

How To Apply

To apply please email recruitment@pinelodgeholidays.co.uk

Company Benefits

Pinelodge Holidays is a family business that is a friendly place to work. Benefits include:

  • 28 days holiday
  • Pension Scheme
  • Discounted holidays at Landal Darwin Forest and Landal Sandybrook
  • Discounts at Hoseasons Holidays
  • Discounts at our Facilities
  • Discounted Gym Membership
  • Discounts at Local Attractions
  • Annual Staff Events