Chef Manager

Blue Recruitment Personnel Limited

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom

Last shared 257 days ago

Job Details


1 - 2 years

Employment Type


Employer Job ID

Not Mentioned

Industry Sector

Functional Area

Hospitality/Restaurants Food & Beverage
Hospitality/Restaurants Customer Service
Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Chef Manager to lead and develop the kitchen operation at Woburn Safari Park.

You will be passionate about delivering excellence in hospitality and have experience of menu creation for both day and event catering.  You will utilise your industry knowledge to coach, develop and inspire the kitchen team, whilst always practicing the values of the Woburn Estate. 

In addition, you will have a sound understanding of due diligence, HACCP and food hygiene legislation and proven experience of purchasing and stock control within set budgets.

As a good communicator, you will be able to demonstrate strong leadership skills, along with a proven ability to support and develop a large team and kitchen operation that fluctuates in line with business seasonality.   

You will work alongside the Catering Services Manager and Commercial Manager in a three pronged management team to achieve exceptional customer service.

This position is a full time role, working 40 hours a week.  Your hours will be mostly during the day, with occasional late nights as required.  Flexibility to work during our peak times, including weekends, Bank Holidays and school holidays will be required.

In view of location you will need your own transport. Accommodation is available, if required.

Company Description
Woburn Safari Park is home to some of the world’s most magnificent and endangered animals. The park consists of a Foot Safari, Road Safari, Retail and catering outlets and is enjoyed by families looking for a fun day out. It is also home to The Safari Lodge, a unique events venue.
  • Free entry into the Woburn Abbey and Woburn Safari Park
  • Courtesy rounds of golf at The Woburn Golf Club, subject to availability and handicap
  • Discounts on selected items within the retail areas of the Abbey, Safari Park and Golf Club
  • Discounted food at The Woburn Hotel, Safari Park, Golf Club and the Duchess Tea Rooms
  • Annual leave entitlement increasing with service
  • Venue hire discount at the Sculpture Gallery, subject to availability
  • Health Cash Plan with Simply Health at preferential rates
  • Life Assurance Cover


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