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Commis Chef

Are you passionate about the art of cuisine? Do you thrive in a fast-paced kitchen environment? We are seeking a talented and enthusiastic Commis Chef to join our dynamic culinary team!

We are committed to helping you reach your full potential, supporting your journey through the ranks. Take advantage of continuous learning opportunities and advance your career in the culinary arts by joining a team where collaboration is key!

What we are looking for:
If you are enthusiastic about self-development and embrace opportunities to improve your skills and knowledge whenever possible, you could build a long and rewarding career as a Commis Chef, progressing to a role as a Chef de Partie, Sous Chef or Head Chef if desired. If you are looking to the future, then it is good to know that career progression prospects are excellent as a Commis Chef. The role provides the opportunity to learn and develop specialist skills and knowledge while developing your craft with creativity and flair. While working as a Commis Chef you will gain a vast cross section of transferable skills such as organisation, communication, problem-solving, multitasking, diligence and attention to detail that can be utilised in many roles and industries.

What's in it for you: 

  • Staff Discounts: 
     20% on Blenheim retail
     50% on Blenheim Café food outlets
     30% on Blenheim Restaurants (Clementine's/Orangery)
  • Free breakfast on Friday
  • Staff Events
  • Annual Holiday Purchase Scheme
  • Access to wellbeing resources and events for you and your Family
  • Refer-a-Friend Scheme
  • Pension 
  • Free Christmas tree
  • Complimentary Event Tickets
  • Annual Pass
  • Access to our Benefits Platform with a range of additional benefits 

 Benefits vary dependant on Contract Type

A bit about us!
Our vision is to be the lifeblood of the local economy, to enhance the lives of the people of Oxfordshire, to share this magnificent Palace and to conserve and protect it for future generations for more than three hundred years, we have been privileged to serve as custodians of somewhere special.
Through the centuries many things have changed, but three things have stayed constant; a duty to preserve our legacy, a responsibility to continually evolve and a need to sustain a strong connection with the community using our three businesses to pave the way. 

Our People Promise is to help our employees, Grow, Give and Belong!
Grow - At Blenheim your talent is nurtured and your wellbeing in championed.
Give - Being apart of something much bigger, giving back to the wider community to work collaboratively and to meet our shared goals
Belong - Be apart of something special, know you matter and belong. 



Blenheim Palace, Woodstock



Job Type

Full time

Contract Type





45 Hours per week, variable hours

Closing Date


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