Commis Chef

£17,622 - £19,548

Fixed Term Contract until End of October 2017

We are reinventing our catering operation at Brockhole on Windermere. Do you want to be part of this transformation?

With an existing visitor base of over 300,000 per annum, we are looking for a  talented Commis Chef who can work with the Head Chef to deliver a high quality locally sourced food offering across 3 Catering outlets at the beautiful lakeshore Brockhole on Windermere site. Brockhole is home to the Lake District National Park Visitor Centre and is now a World Heritage Visitor Centre.

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic team player to join us at Brockhole. Operating over a 7 day operation (c.1000 – 17:30 in the season) we have big ideas for growth. Brockhole is a taste of the lakes discovery centre from adrenaline action to cultural relaxation and stimulation. We have something for everyone. You can help grow that team through delivering fantastic, high quality Cumbrian brunches, lunches, afternoon teas and event catering.  

Our ideal candidate will be a Commis Chef with a passion for creating imaginative menus. Demonstrating excellence in execution.

For an informal discussion and to find out more about the role, please contact Michael Vanheste, Catering Manager on telephone number 015394 46601.

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Role profile

Equality of opportunity

We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applicants from all sectors of society. If you are an applicant with disabilities who meets the essential requirements of the job, we will interview you.

Next steps

Please fill in the application form and email it to

Alternatively, you can post it to:

Human Resources
Lake District National Park Authority
Murley Moss
Oxenholme Road
Kendal LA9 7RL