Chef | Devon's Top Attractions

Location: Northgate House Hotel & Conference Centre, Buckfast Abbey, Devon

Contract type: Permanent and full time

Wage: £13 per hour basic (overtime available x 1.5)

Hours of Work: 40 hours per week – 5 days per week to include evenings and weekends, normally no split shifts

Reporting to: Executive Head Chef

To apply: please submit a CV to [email protected]


What we offer…

  • Competitive pay, reviewed annually
  • Potential for onsite accommodation at nominal rent
  • 10% employer Pension contribution
  • 33 days’ holiday
  • Free onsite parking with free electric charge points
  • Free meals whilst working
  • Free use of onsite, state-of-the-art gym
  • 20% discount in site restaurants and shops
  • Staff social events
  • Employee Assistance Programme


Warm and welcoming hospitality is at the heart of what we offer and we are dedicated to delivering excellence in our hospitality to visitors.  Our dedicated catering teams provide customers with the highest quality service and value.  We are passionate about exceeding our visitors’ experience and due to the success and expansion of our offerings, we’ve got some great opportunities available!


If you have:

  • Experience as a Chef, working in a busy catering environment
  • A real passion for excellence in catering and everything that comes with it – food safety, health and safety, stock control and purchasing
  • The ability to work within a team with a positive, ‘can do’ attitude
  • Excellent customer service skills, and are efficient and organised with good time management and communication skills
  • The ability to deal sensitively and professionally with customer needs and dietary requirements
  • Flexibility – in working hours and to work across our kitchens
  • Relevant NVQ Level 2 or equivalent qualification (desirable)
  • Health and safety awareness and focus (qualifications desirable)
  • A full UK driving licence to enable onsite movement (desirable)


We want to hear from you! 

For more information, or to request an informal discussion about the role, please contact [email protected]