Salary: £13.50 Per Hour

Shift hours: Permanent

Spice up your career as our next Chef

We’re currently recruiting an ambitious Chef to help us create exceptional food experiences for B&I on a full time basis.

As a Chef, you will be responsible for preparing and serving the kind of food that truly brightens our clients? and customers? days. At Compass you’ll get given every opportunity to progress within a company that invests in its people, celebrates individuality, and rewards and recognises employees who go beyond the plate.

Could you bring your spark to B&I? Here?s what you need to know before applying for a Chef position with Compass Group UK&I:

Your key responsibilities will include:


Preparing delicious, high-quality food that delights our clients and customersOverseeing and implementing menu changesIdentifying opportunities to improve our food servicesListening and acting on customer feedback to consistently improve our food servicesSupporting with the creation of new menus and creative food conceptsRepresenting Compass Group UK&I and maintaining a positive brand imageMonitoring inventories to keep our kitchens well-stockedLiaising with our approved suppliers and producers to procure only the freshest ingredientsOverseeing kitchen cleaning responsibilities to maintain hygiene standardsComplying with Food Handling & Hygiene standardsComplying with Health & Safety regulations.

Our ideal Chef will:


  • Be passionate about great-tasting food and exceptional customer service
  • Hold a City & Guilds 706/1 & 2 or NVQ equivalent
  • Have experience supervising a team
  • Have experience in a similar Chef role
  • Hold a Food Hygiene certificate
  • Have a flexible approach to working

Reference: compass/21092021/98664001/52426689/BU

Location: Darlington