Chef de Partie

Kitchen - The Barbary

Contract: Permanent
Salary: Up to £16/hour

Chef de Partie | The Barbary | Covent Garden, London

The Barbary, situated in London's West End, is on the lookout for a skilled Chef de Partie to become a part of our award-winning kitchen team. Located in the heart of Covent Garden, our small, vibrant space encapsulates the essence of North African coastal cuisine.

You’ll be

  • A passionate and experienced professional who thrives amidst the hustle and bustle of a high-energy kitchen environment. You will have previous experience cooking with fire – the Robata grill in The Barbary's open kitchen is at the heart of our vibrant culinary adventure.
  • A dedicated team player. Our kitchen staff pride themselves on their close-knit camaraderie and commitment to excellence. You'll contribute to daily ingredient preparations and line maintenance while ensuring the highest quality control.
  • A culinary enthusiast keen to learn and grow. Under the tutelage of our Head Chef Aika Levins, you'll further develop your understanding of North African cuisine and ingredients like sumac, za'atar, ras el hanout, amba, mahaleb, and more.
  • A vibrant personality ready to engage with our guests. You'll be part of creating the electric atmosphere that defines us, interacting with diners from your section and contributing to the overall restaurant experience.

Our benefits

  • Employee Referral Scheme – up to £2,000.
  • Paid development courses – WSET, Watershed and more.
  • Generous staff discount of up to 50% across all our PASKIN venues.
  • Cost price wine and supplier discounts.
  • Enhanced parental leave package.
  • Cycle-to-work scheme.
  • Wagestream – put yourself in control of when you get paid.
  • Partnership with Kelly's Cause and automatic enrolment onto Hospitality Action’s Employee Assistance Programme – access to counselling, remote GP/physio services, legal advice, and more.

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About us

Our success across Studio PASKIN venues – The Palomar, The Blue Posts, Evelyn’s Table* and The Mulwray – is rooted in our commitment to heartfelt hospitality. We create places where we want to go, combining elegance, professionalism, and style, and earning us critical acclaim and multiple awards.

We want you to be a part of it.