Chef_ 37 hour week_ day shifts

  • £18.00 - £24.00 per hour + Holiday Pay, Pension

  • Leyland, Lancashire

Location: Outskirts of Leyland

Hours: Full-time (37 hours per week), Day Shifts


  • Monday to Friday: £18 per hour
  • Saturdays: £22 per hour
  • Sundays: £24 per hour


  • Weekly Pay
  • Pension Scheme
  • High Street Perks App
  • Temporary role with potential for permanent employment

About Us: We are a dynamic and well-established catering team serving a government-based site on the outskirts of Leyland. Our commitment to delivering quality meals to our clients has led us to expand our team. We are now seeking a Day Shift Chef Manager to join our dedicated kitchen staff.

Role Overview: As a Day Shift Chef Manager, you will be responsible for preparing two meals a day for up to 750 people. This role offers you the opportunity to work day shifts (7:30 am - 5:00 pm), with no evening shifts required. You will lead a team of up to 6 staff members while collaborating with a larger team of 30 kitchen professionals.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and cook meals to a high standard, following specified recipes.
  • Lead and manage a team of up to 6 staff, ensuring a smooth operation.
  • Collaborate with a larger team of 30 kitchen staff.
  • Maintain cleanliness and hygiene standards in the kitchen.
  • Manage food ordering and stock control.
  • Ensure adherence to health and safety regulations.


  • Previous experience as a Chef in a fast-paced kitchen environment.
  • Ability to lead and motivate a team.
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills.
  • A valid security check is required for this role (free, 3-week process).
  • Own transport is desired due to the site's location.

Why Join Us: Joining our team offers a unique opportunity to work in a government-based setting with day shifts and a competitive hourly rate. We provide a supportive working environment and the potential for this temporary role to lead to permanent employment.

If you are a passionate Chef looking for a rewarding role with great pay and benefits, we encourage you to apply. Start your journey with us and help us continue to deliver exceptional meals to our clients.

26 Recruitment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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