Head Chef

Salary: £22,993 – £24,633 per annum, pro rata

(Salary dependent on qualifications and experience)

Contract: Full Time, Permanent, Term Time Only (35 hours per week, 38 weeks per annum)

Required: immediate start available


Are you an awesome foody who thrives on feeding large numbers of people in a short space of time?

We are looking for an experienced chef to support the head of college catering, someone to:

  • Help development of our catering services so that we can comfortably meet the current and future needs of our staff and students
  • To be involved in the planning, develop and delivering of inspirational menus that are desirable and nutritionally sound for learning minds
  • balance value for money and customer affordability with cost effectiveness
  • to oversee the day to day running of the catering team and ensuring a high level of customer service.

If you have knowledge and experience in this type of role, are a good communicator and would like to work with us at our thriving College, we’d love to hear from you.

Closing Date: 15th March 2024, noon

PLEASE APPLY NOW – This position will close once sufficient applications are received.

We regret that due to the large number of applications we receive we are only able to contact those candidates to be interviewed.

Benefits include: LGPS defined benefit pension scheme – 24%+ college pension contribution, reviewed annually (including life assurance), generous holidays, sick pay scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, free on-site car parking, on-site fitness suite, Refectory and Cycle to Work Scheme.

Cirencester College may carry out online searches during the recruitment process on shortlisted candidates, as part of due diligence checks.

This College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Cirencester College welcomes applications from all sectors of the community and is an equal opportunities employer.

Internal Applicants should complete an ‘Internal Application Form’ and send to hr@cirencester.ac.uk Forms are located on CCO under Cross College Documents, Forms, ‘Internal Application Form’