Trainee Chef / Commis Chef - £9.70 ph

We are looking for Trainee and Commis Chefs to join our Food and Beverage team here at Butlins.

About the role:
We truly believe that variety is the spice of life and in this role, you’ll have the opportunity to work and develop your skills not in one kitchen but in a selection of kitchens with a variety of cooking styles across our resorts.

A Butlin’s resort is the home of getting stuck in and our venues include The Beachcomber Inn our traditional pub, Firehouse Grill for great chicken, Ludo’s our pizza and pasta restaurant, The Diner for great shakes and burgers along with The Deck our large family buffet restaurants. 

This role will provide you with the opportunity to train and take the first steps in your career as a chef.

If this is something that interests you, this is what we’re looking for –

Firstly, you will need to be hard working and determined, a reliable person who likes to get things done and who will look for better ways to consistently deliver our brand standards.

We are looking for candidates who are energetic and enthusiastic, high spirited and fun loving and who will understand their role and the value they can add to the guest and the team experience.

We think our chefs at Butlin’s are something special and we know our guests love to keep returning to our restaurants as part of their holiday experience so the cherry on the top for the successful candidate is for them to be fun, keen to join in and work as part of a team, and is interested in ensuring our guests have a great time, every time.

If you think you have what this exciting role needs here’s what’s in it for you to join our team….

We will provide you with the necessary training in order to start your journey in becoming a chef. This will include:

Basic food safety in catering.
Health and safety awareness for catering and hospitality.
Introduction to personal workplace skills.
Prepare and cook food by boiling, poaching and steaming.
Prepare and cook food by stewing, braising, deep frying and shallow frying.
Regeneration of pre-prepared food
Cold food preparation
We will support you to pass your level 2 food safety qualification

In addition to this you may also enjoy:

Discounted Haven, Butlin’s and Warner Leisure Hotels holidays for you, your family and friends
Reward and recognition schemes
Externally recognised qualifications to give you the opportunity to develop and progress
Lifestyle and shopping discounts and benefits

About Us:
We’re introducing the UK to the new attitude and mindset of what Butlin’s is and always has been about - having as much fun as possible. Whether you’re a child or an adult, it’s a place where you go all in, give everything, try everything, and have tons of fun doing it.
For over 80 years we’ve delighted millions of families by giving them a great time with memories that last a lifetime, and our much-loved resorts are places full of excitement, fun, variety and opportunity. We’re not just here to do a job – we’re passionate about Butlin’s

Our founder Billy Butlin said: “You’ll never get more out of life than doing a job that you enjoy.” If you love people, join our great team who love to delight our guests. And you’ll enjoy the opportunity of a lifetime.
The safety of our team has always been our number one priority and now more than ever, we will raise our standards and expectations even higher. We have been working tirelessly since the start of the Coronavirus pandemic to find ways of being able to re-open our business by adapting how we operate, ensuring we continue to give our guests a great time with memories that last a lifetime, in a world of social distancing and an unwavering focus on cleanliness.
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Ingoldmells, Skegness, Lincolnshire PE25 1NJ GBR



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Effective Date

31 December 2021

Expiration Date

17 January 2022