Chef de Partie - Education School - Oxford

Job Title: Chef de Partie - Education School - Oxford
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxford
Salary: £23000 - £24000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-03-14
Reference: JO-1903-1766
Contact Name: Rob Jones
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 14, 2019 12:29

Job Description

Chef de partie - Education Sector - £24,000 - Oxford

One of the country's leading independent schools is looking for a chef de Partie to join their team. The school prides itself on its outstanding academic, pastoral and co-curricular outcomes. The school caters for children from ages 4-18 year olds. 

This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic, quality focused chef to work with a leading independent school to develop their culinary career in a fantastic environment and with access to fantastic facilities. 

Responsible for producing a variety of dishes for the restaurant and meeting room areas to the highest standard, whilst ensuring the kitchen runs smoothly, safely and hygienically.

The Role: Chef de Partie
The Salary: £24,000
The Days: 5/7 with alternative weekends

Main responsibilities
  • Working together with the team
  • Using fresh ingredients to make good, quality food
  • Implement Health & Safety legislation and COSHH at all times
  • Cooking and preparation of high quality meals for potentially large volumes of customers
  • Extensive food knowledge with the ability to cook and present fresh food to a consistently high standard

Ideal candidate
  • Quality driven.
  • Have excellent culinary skills with an attention to detail.
  • A creative thinker with sound knowledge of the latest food trends.
  • Have sound knowledge of hygiene, health and safety requirements.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work in a pressurised environment.
  • A team player with experience of supervising a team within a similar environment.
  • You will have Qualified to NVQ level 2 in food preparation and cooking or equivalent

  • 8.5 weeks holiday. 
  • Meals provided on duty. 
  • Full uniform included. 
  • Life insurance 3 x gross salary. 
  • Access to swimming pool 

If you are interested in this role or other opportunities available with Blue Arrow please send thorough a CV to or call 01635 34949.

We are always looking for passionate and professional individuals across all catering categories, front and back of house. For a full list of vacancies please send an email to the above address


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