Chef

As a chef at the Red Lion, you will master our menu, with your food being the reason guests keep coming through our doors! You’ll thrive in a fast-paced service, pulling together as a team, because it’s the people that make it all worthwhile.

Join us at Vintage Inns, a collection of rural pubs where muddy boots and paws are welcome. You’ll find roaring log fires, traditional food and a cosy atmosphere. If you want to be part of the Inn crowd, we want to hear from you.

WHAT’S IN IT FOR ME?

  • Love dining out? You’ll love it even more with a massive 33% discount across all our brands. Whether its date night at Miller & Carter, a family roast at Toby Carvery or socialising with friends in the city at All Bar One, we’ve got you covered.
  • With Mitchells & Butlers, your first role isn’t usually your last. On average, more than 200 Chefs are promoted to Head Chef every year.
  • Hastee Pay – No more waiting for payday, you can access your earned pay when you need it
  • Flexible shifts – to fit around the other important things in life
  • Lifelong learning – Funded qualifications up to degree level

On top of this, we offer a pension; 28 days paid holiday; high-street shopping discounts; and we even give you free shares! There’s also a free employee helpline- to support you with whatever life throws at you.

WHAT WILL I BE DOING? AS A CHEF YOU’LL…

  • Be a champion of brand standards
  • Keep your kitchen clean
  • Prepare everything that is needed before a busy shift
  • Maintain the highest standards of cleanliness and safety
  • Cook to spec and know the menu inside out

WHAT DO I NEED?
It takes a mixture of ingredients to make the perfect dish, and our teams are no different. You’ll…

  • Have a passion for hospitality (if you know, you know!)
  • Have a great eye for detail
  • Be super organised 
  • Be a team player

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Part-time hours: 16-40 per week

Salary: £7.83-£10.15 per hour

Additional pay:

  • Tips

Benefits:

  • Discounted or free food
  • Flexible schedule
  • On-site parking

Schedule:

  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Chester, CH4 9NG: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Application question(s):

  • Do you have your own transport or access to transport as we are not accessible via public transport

Experience:

  • Cooking: 1 year (preferred)