Chef de Partie

Contract Type - Permanent
39 hours per week

Employment Type - Full Time

Located close to Longford, just off the Bath Road, Thistle Heathrow is an Airport hotel which delivers a warm welcome no matter how long or short the stay. It has 264 bedrooms and 14 meeting rooms, the largest one seating up to 700 people - meaning it is also an extremely popular local wedding venue. It is the only hotel that has direct access to Heathrow Terminal 5 by POD in just 5 minutes.

The Role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced and enthusiastic Chef de Partie to be a key part of our dedicated team of chefs, working in a professional, and friendly environment, with training and development opportunities and great benefits. You will show willingness to learn new skills, be an active team player with excellent communication skills. You will help keep food hygiene standards up and carry out cleaning tasks efficiently. You will also need to have an eye for quality and be able to work with recipes. Previous experience of working in an busy, high quality restaurant plus experience in high volume, quality banqueting, and different styles of cooking

What we look for

  • Positive, friendly individuals to join a like minded team
  • Top quality food knowledge and preparation skills
  • Passionate about delivering the highest levels of service with a desire to learn, work hard and progress
  • Previous experience in a fast paced service environment
  • Good understanding of the Kitchen Operation.
  • Understanding of the importance of the brigade work.
  • Must be available to work evenings and weekends
  • Passionate about our brand
  • Able to work under pressure and react quickly to resolve issues
  • Able to multitask and be flexible at all times
  • Highly punctual
  • Total commitment to customer service
  • Experience in a similar role
  • You will need to be a resident in the UK and have the right to work

What's in it for you?

  • Great development opportunities
  • Discounted rates on hotel rooms, food and drink across the glh group
  • Interest free season ticket loans (conditions apply)
  • Access to a 24/7 Employee Assistance Program
  • Pension and Healthcare Schemes
  • Generous recommend a friend scheme
  • Apprenticeship (from Level 2 to Level 5)
  • Access to discounts and cashback through a huge range of retailers and service providers via our online benefits portal
  • Great Recognition program
  • ...and many more!