Lacock- Patisserie Chef


Patisserie Chef - 12 Month Maternity Cover

(possibly becoming permanent)

Whitehall Garden Centre, a family run and award winning business since 1968 creates delightful experiences for garden lovers, foodies and children of all ages.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to be part of an inspirational team as a Patisserie Chef reporting to the Head Chef.

We require a qualified patisserie chef who has excellent communication skills, experience and great motivation to create a friendly and welcoming atmosphere.

A passion for customer service and the ability to thrive in a fast paced environment are essential.

The ideal candidate will have an internationally recognized catering qualification and a proven track record in baking and preparing a variety of desserts and pastries.

Days of work over a 2 week rolling rota are as follows;

Week 1, 6 days working with a rest day during the week

Week 2, 4 days working with a rest day during the week plus rest days on Saturday and Sunday.

Key responsibilities include:

·Maintaining high standards of quality control, hygiene and health and safety.

·Checking stock levels and ordering supplies.

·Provide a safe & clean working environment according to Health and Safety legislation and regulations.

·Help ensure all food purchases are correct for the level of trade and that produce arrives in good condition.

·Ensure all products are dated correctly in line with company procedures.

·Ensure you are totally familiar with and adhere to all recipes.

·Ensure that you are trained on all equipment that you are required to use

·Adhere to weekly cleaning schedules in line with company procedures.

·Report all complaints, incidents, accidents and other irregularities to the Head Chef.

·Ensure you wear and maintain the correct protective uniform at all times.

·Maintain and service all equipment regularly to a safe and hygienic standard. Report any failure of equipment to the Head Chef.

·Helping in any area of the restaurant when circumstances dictate.


·Attractive package: according to experience

·Generous Staff discount schemes

·Great social events

Only applicants successfully shortlisted for interviews will be contacted

Contact Details - Whitehall Garden Centre Lacock

Email Application forms to:

Whitehall Garden Centre,
Corsham Road,
SN15 2LZ

Telephone: 01249 730 204
Fax: 01249 730 755