Private Chef - Goodwood Estate (Hound Lodge)

Salary
Negotiable - includes private cottage and excellent benefits
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time  - 40 hours per week
Closing
24 June 2022



We have a rare opportunity for an enthusiastic and inspiring Private Chef to lead, develop and deliver an exceptional dining experience. You  will be responsible for the day-to-day food operation of Hound Lodge, ensuring its smooth, profitable and efficient growth.

We have all the normal great benefits, competitive salary, accommodation and membership of our health club, but we are anything but normal. With a world of wonder outside our door, you’ll be at the very heart of the Goodwood Estate and our major events, catering for a truly unique customer base.

We value individuality and encourage creativity and your unique qualities will only further enhance our food story.

No two days are the same as you develop food concepts, write, cost, and implement menus, and liaise with other Chefs across the estate to share best practice and promote a positive communication network.

You will take pride in delivering the very best locally sourced organic produce, including award winning meats and cheese fresh from our very own Goodwood Home Farm.  Taking inspiration from our surroundings you will create an innovative dining experience at any time of day.

Hound Lodge is a hive of activity and offers an experience that you simply can't get anywhere else.  The magnificent 10-bedroom sporting lodge offers a rare opportunity for our guests to escape the hectic pace of modern life with every need taken care of by you and our team of Butlers.

Our customer’s dining experience is at the heart of all we do, and you will be integral to our joint success, making a difference to our guest’s day, every day.     

What you’ll have:

  • Enthusiasm for what you do with a can-do attitude
  • Proven relevant experience
  • Ability to build long-lasting collaborative relationships
  • Monitor and maintain hygiene standards and procedures
  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Excellent people management skills
  • A team player with a sense of fun and a focus on high quality service.
  • Genuine passion for creating an exceptional dining experience
  • Attention to detail.

What you’ll get:

  • Event tickets
  • Accommodation free of rent,  located on the Goodwood Estate, 10 minutes from Chichester
  • Free gym membership
  • A health cash plan
  • Entry into the company bonus scheme




The Goodwood Estate

Welcome to Goodwood

Goodwood, a beautiful and unique estate in West Sussex, is famous for delivering extraordinary experiences for the c.1 million people who visit each year. The 600 strong team working here are key to its success.

Benefits Life at Goodwood
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