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Assistant Chef and Kitchen Assistant – Old Forge Bar

Assistant Chef – Old Forge Bar

Reporting to: Park Manager

Bored of your current kitchen ?

Tired of working under ego driven chefs ?

Need room to breath ?

The Old Forge Bar is a traditional yet contemporary Cornish Bar with sit down table service and providing good quality honest catering for our lovely guests

We are set on a peaceful 11 Acre Holiday Park based on the outskirts of Penzance in Cornwall. Kenegie Manor hosts around 15 000 guests annually who choose to visit because of our convenient location and our low-key on site facilities and the excellent service and high standards we deliver to our many guests.

A can do attitude and a customer first approach is at the heart of everything we do!

We are looking for the remaining part of the 2023 Season , starting late June/Early July , for a fun and experienced Assistant chef to work shifts with our talented young team to assist to develop the kitchen.

The ideal candidate will be confident and competent to drive this target driven area of the business forward.

Reporting frequently to Park Management this exciting role includes, cooking and preparing food from our menu, stock ordering and stock control for the Old Forge Bar , developing a range of specials, and other general duties.

This role would suit an an existing chef with a minimum of 12- 18 months catering experience that is looking for a change and a breath of fresh air to work an exciting holiday park environment until 31st October 2023 Please note this role involves evening and weekend work only.

This is a really exciting opportunity to achieve an excellent work life balance and work in a fun, friendly, forward thinking environment that listens and cares for all their employees.


Lot’s of coffee and you can even stroke the park cat ASBO !

Do you have an absolute passion for catering ?

If so, apply today and make that change.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: £21,673.60 per year


Kitchen Assistant 

Do you want to work in a fun and friendly environment with an excellent and hardworking team ?

Do you fancy a fun change ?

Are you fed up in working in ego driven kitchens ?

Due to our seasonal increase in business we are looking for Fun and Friendly hard working Kitchen Assistance who has a genuine passion for hospitality and catering to work as part of a fun forward thinking team for the remainder of the 2023 Season.

We are so excited and now ready to cater, host and look after our 15 000 odd guests that visit us each year.

In this role you will be operating commercial dish washing equipment, cleaning and assisting in the smooth running of the kitchen area and supporting the front of house team in delivering excellent hospitality – and much much more in a fast paced fun and friendly environment.

You will also have the opportunity to engage in a full certificated training programme as as such this is an ideal entry level position into hospitality for someone with the same passion for delivering excellent cuisine and will have the opportunity, for the right candidate, to assist our chef on a commis basis. We will support you to develop your career in catering.

It is with this ethos that we have many 1000’s of regular guests that use Kenegie Manor as their base for their West Cornwall holidays.

Do you have a fun approach to work ?

Are you flexible and happy to work evenings and weekends ?

Do you have an eye for detail and can work alone or as part of a team ?

Do you drive ? (We are located about half a mile outside Gulval so a car really is needed or can you demonstrate the ability to be able to get home in the evenings)

Are you reliable and trustworthy enjoy working for a fun team and willing to learn from a highly experienced team.

If so please get in touch today. We look forward to welcoming you !

Start : early start for the right candidate late June 2023


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We are so excited to be expanding our team here at Kenegie Manor. If you are interested in our positions available please fill out the form below.

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