The Donkey Sanctuary is an international animal welfare organisation, offering care and protection to donkeys and mules worldwide. We are working for a world where donkeys and mules live free from suffering, and their contribution to humanity is fully valued. We are achieving this by transforming the quality of life for donkeys, mules and people worldwide through greater understanding, collaboration and support, and by promoting lasting, mutually life-enhancing relationships.
The Chefs at our award winning restaurant, The Kitchen, are highly experienced in creating mouth-watering menus, producing food fresh onsite from ingredients that are sourced from local producers who share our ethics and commitment to sustainability.
We now have an excellent opportunity for a proactive and flexible team player to join our brigade as Commis Chef.
About the role:
Your principal duties and responsibilities within this varied and rewarding role will include –
What we offer in return:
Based in Sidmouth, Devon – an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty – this is a full-time, permanent contract starting as soon as possible, working 37.5 hours per week, including weekend work as part of a rota. This role does not include evening working or split-shifts.
31 days holiday (including Bank holidays), rising to 34 with each full year of service.
Recorded Pilates classes.
Long service swards.
Healthshield plan –
Subsidised restaurant and shop.
Closing date for completed applications: Tuesday 27 February 2024.
The Donkey Sanctuary is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable people (children and adults), and expects all staff and volunteers to undertake this commitment. Applicants will be subject to safer recruitment processes, including an application for a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check where required for the post.
Please note: The Guaranteed interview scheme is only applicable to candidates who consider themselves to have a disability applying for roles based within the United Kingdom.
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