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Chef de Partie - Axminster

Salary: £9 per hour

We are currently looking for a passionate Chef de Partie to join our kitchen team in our Axminster Restaurant, located in the heart of the historic market town, just 5 miles from our humble beginnings at River Cottage HQ.

A Chef de Partie role at a River Cottage Kitchen is like no other. You will be working with a menu that is influenced by the seasons. At River Cottage, we use the very best local, responsibly sourced, seasonal ingredients to create delicious dishes, which reflect our passion and commitment to food provenance.

You will be working with the best ingredients the South West has to offer, as nearly all our menu is created fresh. You will work closely with our suppliers & have creative freedom on our specials board with the guidance of our executive chef Gelf Alderson.

We love our people just as much as we love our food & it’s provenance. We want you to love working for us so we offer a variety of flexible shift patterns & strive for a work life balance.

Here are some of our other benefits for you to look forward too:

• Visits to local suppliers & River Cottage HQ

• Share of our service charge tipping system in addition to your pay rate.

• 30% discount in our restaurants

• Paid annual leave & pension scheme

• Opportunities to grow your career within our restaurants & HQ

• Unlimited free places on our cookery/lifestyle courses and dining events at HQ & reduced rates for friends & family

• Team feed on every shift

If you like what you have read so far then send your CV to us at & we’ll be in touch soon…

The River Cottage Mission Statement and Company Ethos

To teach and inspire people to grow, source and cook food in ways that enhance their lives, increase their well being and connect them more closely to natural, sustainable and ethical sources of food.

To do all of the above in a company guided by principles that are ethical, sustainable and respectful. To look after our team in a way that is nurturing and that helps to further their life goals.