Job Description

You may have experience in catering as a Breakfast Chef, Section Chef or Chef de Partie in a restaurant, gastro pub or the wider hospitality sector. As our Chef de Partie you'll be working across all sections of the kitchen, supporting our Sous Chefs and Head Chef and getting involved in menu development. If you’re passionate about fresh food cookery you’re likely to be our kind of person and we would love to hear from you!

You’ll be joining a solid team with excellent training and development opportunities and not thrown in the deep end. Excellent standards and guest feedback, with a great work life balance and generous tips.


Has a passion and experience of cooking with fresh food

Has an eye for detail and consistency and can work well in a team

Be conscious of Health and Safety in the Kitchen

Manage and rotate your stock and oversee the running of your section

Be highly motivated and eager to develop your skills and progress to the next level

Correct portion control and amount of “mise en place” are prepared and set up for service 

Food is prepared and cooked to agreed standards

Assist with maintaining regular stock taking, rotation and daily checks on food products in stock

Preparing, cooking and presenting dishes

Managing and training junior members of the team

Helping the sous chef and head chef to develop new dishes and menus

Ensuring you and your team have high standards of food hygiene and follow the rules of health and safety

To be willing to learn new things and work as part of the team

To be passionate about delivering great service and great food and drinks


Structured career development with opportunities to progress

Pay increases as you develop - you shine we reward

Subsidised live in accommodation available

Share of Tips/Gratuities

FREE team food whilst on shift

Company Pension Scheme

£375 refer a friend scheme

Amazing Team Parties

Paid occasion days off (Wedding Day, Child’s first day at school, Moving into your first house and more!)

Birthday reward - A meal for TWO and a drink on us every year

25% discount on food for you and 3 friends at both our restaurants before 7.00pm Monday to Thursday



We are a family run business where individuality, personality and diversity are encouraged.

 If you want to become part of our friendly team, we’d love to hear from you.

 The Old Mill accepts applicants from UK, EU and International candidates.


The Old Mill is registered as a Licence Holder and can issue sponsorship certificates to EU and International Skilled workers that comply to the rules.

 We are also happy to accept applications from COUPLES and offer support and training if one partner has no industry experience.