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Chef De Partie

Jobs & Volunteering

Chefs Required

LOCATION: The Weld Arms, East Lulworth

PAY: £11.52 – £13.00 + Share of customer tips

HOURS: Full Time, Permanent contract. Wednesday – Sunday working week.

The Weld Arms is the flagship venue, and one of several food establishments at the Lulworth Estate, a privately owned country estate, home to the world-famous Lulworth Cove & Durdle Door.

The Weld Arms is a charming, welcoming 62-seated pub and restaurant, with a large outside dining area that boasts a wood fire pizza oven, outside bar, and canopy courtyard. We believe in championing high-quality, locally sourced seasonal produce, including venison and vegetables grown within the estate’s grounds, all served in a relaxed setting just outside the castle gates.

We are looking for an experienced Chef De Partie, with a strong background from a similar environment to become an integral part of our kitchen team. Under the guidance of our Head Chef and Sous Chef, you will be responsible for leading a section during service, ensuring the kitchen is prepared for service; you MUST have a passion for working with outstanding ingredients and serving excellent food.


The Role:

  • Aid in the development and mentoring of our junior kitchen team members
  • Display great attention to detail and passion for every dish that leaves our kitchen
  • Support the head chef throughout service
  • Work fast, cleanly, and efficiently
  • Work with our senior chefs on dishes and menu writing
  • Follow H&S procedures and complete kitchen admin.
  • Communicate efficiently, support your teammates, and work professionally
  • Portion control, stock management, and controlling wastage

We offer:

  • Great rates of pay
  • Weekly/Monthly share of customer tips
  • Company Pension
  • Employee discount across our estate
  • Flexibility and progression opportunities within the company
  • Professional career development and training
  • Staff meals provided whilst on shift

*There is potential for onsite accommodation

This is a fantastic opportunity to expand your experience and skill set, within an environment with great progression potential across several busy venues.

To apply, please send your CV and covering note to