Hotel Chefs

Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire
26 Aug 2021
23 Sep 2021
Contract Type

Hotel Chefs

Who We Are

Alton Towers Resort is a front-runner in providing high quality family entertainment. Not only does the Resort have the UK’s largest theme park, but there are four premium hotels and a wealth of family activities. Whether it is performing within unique character experiences in CBeebies Land, engaging with the guests in live street theatre, presenting game shows at the hotels or performing at unique events, we are seeking experienced professionals to join our Entertainments Team!

 About the Role

We are currently recruiting for a Chefs to join our Kitchens team at the Alton Towers Resort, the UK's only attraction that specialises in making Britain happy! 

In this role you'll find that keeping one of the county's largest catering establishments running smoothly is no mean feat.  You'll manage and supervise and help develop our menus.  Rising to the challenge, you'll make the Chef de Partie role your own and provide excellent support to the Head Chef.


  • Help recruit, train and manage kitchen staff

  • Make sure that equipment and mise en places are ready to go before each service

  • Ensure health and safety procedures are strictly followed

  • Oversee the daily organisation of the kitchen

  • Help minimise waste, whilst maximising profit levels

  • Strive to exceed our customers' expectations

About You

We are looking for someone with a strong background in the catering industry or experience within a similar role. The role will involve the training of new team members, so having a passion for the development of others would be an advantage.

With us having 5 hotels come with a very large catering team so excellent communication and interpersonal skills are a must. We pride ourselves are the ability to offer a wide variety of food offerings, our next Chef De Partie would need to have a professional approach to their daily work routine whilst allowing for a sense of fun along the way.

The role is fixed term initially, full time and will include regular weekends & Bank Holidays.

The Perks of the job

We’re growing fast and alongside a fun and friendly environment, we offer a fabulous package and amazing prospects. Benefits include Pension, Life Assurance, discretionary company bonus, 25 days’ holiday and, of course, a Merlin Magic Pass which gives you and your friends and family free admission to all of our attractions worldwide, as well as 25% discount in our retail shops and restaurants and 40% discount on LEGO.

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Everyone Matters at Merlin.

At Merlin we welcome the world to our magical attractions and resorts every day and we want to reflect that same multicultural mix inside our business too. We strive to create an inclusive and diverse workplace where people can be themselves, have the same opportunities and thrive together. Because at Merlin, everyone matters!

Together, we work to create a workplace where everyone feels valued, no matter their age, race, gender, disability or sexual orientation. Although we understand that we'll always be learning and growing, we aim to be the most inclusive and flexible employer in our industry.