Chef Assistant

Epsom, Surrey
Salary: £8.00 to £9.00 /hour

Job Summary

Hobbledown, an award-winning children’s zoo and adventure park in Epsom is looking for an experienced chef. This is a very exciting opportunity to join Hobbledown’s friendly team. Our kitchen Team along with our F and B manager will work to achieve high standards in food quality. If you are a chef with experience, a passion for food and who enjoys working as part of a team, then we would love to hear from you.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Supporting the team in the preparation of healthy, balanced and nutritious meals
  • Responsible for food ordering and receiving/checking deliveries
  • Overseeing the servery
  • Assisting in managing other satellite food and beverage offerings
  • Assisting in stock and budget control
  • Conforming at all times with health and hygiene regulations
  • Managing the kitchen

Qualifications and Skills

  • Food Safety Level 2
  • NVQ Level 1/2 in Food Prep and Cooking preferable
  • Good communication and organisational skills
  • High Standards of personal hygiene


What we can offer you:

  • Holiday
  • Career progression
  • Pension scheme
  • Family friendly working hours (Kitchen closes 5.30pm in the winter months and 7pm in the summer months)
  • Family Annual Pass for all sites (Hobbledown and Kidspace)

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