Commis Chef Jobs

Are you fresh out of culinary school? Or do you have a passion and talent for cooking that you would like to turn into a career? Then a position as a commis chef is a good place to start.

Commis chefs are usually given the opportunity to gain experience within a number of different kitchen ‘stations' to identify areas with key strengths and give a rounded experience of all aspects of food preparation. To begin a culinary career, commis chefs should have a great eye for attention to detail, be willing to undertake any job and have militant hygiene standards.

Being a quick-learner with fantastic practical skills will see you accelerate up the kitchen hierarchy. Flexibility towards evening, weekend and shift work is a must. If you are still studying, some kitchens offer part-time and seasonal work to give provide valuable practical expereince.

If you would like the opportunity to join a fantastic kitchen team and learn from some top-class chefs, then have a browse of our below opportunities.

A commis chef can expect an average annual salary of £13,000 - £19,000, depending on experience and location.

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  1. PVG Scheme Assistant; Immediate Shifts; Ayrshire

    Location: Ayrshire

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Catering Staff

    Looking for relief work?

    Available for an immediate start?

    Previous experience in working in a kitchen environment?Stafffinders are currently recruiting for Experienced Temporary PVG Scheme Assistants for various hospitality companies in the Ayrshire area. 

    Main Duties can include;

    - Assisting in preparation and handling of food, as well as serving ...

  2. PVG Scheme Assistants

    Location: Glasgow Area

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Catering Staff

    Experienced PVG Scheme Assistants are required for various Care Homes in Glasgow and surrounding areas. 

    The hours of shift patterns can include: 08:00am – 16:00pm or 10:00am to 18:00pm.
    Main Duties can include;
    - A high, set standard of cleaning and maintenance of rooms (dusting, changing of bed ...

  3. Catering Assistants - Must have recent PVG Certificate

    Location: Glasgow Area

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Catering Staff

    Do you have a passion for hospitality?Work well within a team and on your own accord?Thrive working in a fast, paced environment?Then this could be the perfect job for you!Stafffinders are currently recruiting for Experienced PVG Catering Assistants for various Care Homes and Nurseries in the ...

  4. Baker

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £22000 to £23000 p/a

    Category: Catering Staff

    Stafffinders are currently recruiting on behalf of a stunning artisan Bakery in the vibrant city of Edinburgh. They are currently looking for an experienced Baker looking to work with this award-winning Head Baker & Pastry Chef to assist with the highly skilled artisan breads.
    The role itself for the Baker will ...