Chefs and Cooks Jobs

Stafffinders recruit for a wide range of Chef and Cook jobs in Glasgow, Edinburgh and throughout the rest of Scotland. As well as placing Executive Chefs, Head Chefs, Sous Chefs, Chef de Partie and Commis Chef in new roles, we also recruit for Head Cooks and Pastry Chefs amongst other positions.

Chef and Cook Job Description

As a Chef or Cook, your daily responsibilities will involve:

  • Preparing food
  • Designing menus
  • Storing food correctly
  • Ensuring food is fresh
  • Correctly operating kitchen equipment
  • Ensuring cleanliness is optimal
  • Order and maintain inventory of food and supplies

The majority of Chefs and Cooks will work full time hours including late evenings and weekends. Chefs and Cooks are also expected to work during holidays such as Christmas and New Year given the busy nature of restaurants and hotels at these times of the year.

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Job Listings

  1. Chef de Partie

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £21063 p/a

    Category: Chefs and Cooks

    Hello Chefs!
    I am recruiting for experienced Chef de Parties and Demi Chef de Parties for a busy restaurant in the heart of Edinburgh City Centre. My client offers a competitive rate of pay with an excellent benefits package. Shift patterns are 3.5 days on, 3.5 days off ...

  2. Relief Chef's All Levels

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Chefs and Cooks

    Stafffinders are seeking relief chefs for various roles throughout the west of Scotland.
    Why consider taking a temporary role?

    Flexible working
    Pick and choose your workplace
    Learn in different kitchen environments
    Chance to expand existing culinary knowledge
    Opportunities to work in different areas throughout Scotland
    Competitive rates and weekly pay ...

  3. PVG Cook

    Location: Glasgow Area

    Salary: £10.00 p/h

    Category: Chefs and Cooks

    Want flexible hours to enjoy the rest of the year?
    Looking for chef roles that are office hours?
    Well look no further!
    Stafffinders have vacancies available for PVG cooks within the Glasgow area to work with our prestigious clients based with Schools/Nurseries and Care Homes, your duties will include ...

  4. Chef de Partie

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Chefs and Cooks

    Calling all Chef de Partie’s!
     Are you ready for a fresh, new challenge in an expanding business with big ambition? You are? Then read on!
    My client is based on the outskirts of Edinburgh and they are looking for charismatic chefs who enjoy the buzz of a busy service ...

  5. Relief Chefs Fife

    Location: Fife

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Chefs and Cooks

    Stafffinders are recruiting for commited Relief Chefs of all levels in FIFE who want to gain more experience and diversify skill sets, £10 - £15 per hour
    Why work for Stafffinders?

    Payment by the hour for all assignments worked £10 - £15 PER HOUR
    Holiday pay accrual
    Work in a variety of ...

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