Ottolenghi - Chef de Partie

Location: Islington
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: £30,000 – £32,000


Ottolenghi in Islington is currently looking for a passionate and skilled Chef de Partie to run the dinner service with our team at the Islington Restaurant.

We are a well-known and established family of restaurants and delis in London’s best spots. We offer all-day Deli and evening dining inspired by the cuisines of the Middle East, Mediterranean and Asia.

Our recipes are bright, fresh, seasonal, full of flavours, complex and multi-layered combinations of herbs, spices, and umami-filled game-changers such as black garlic and pomegranate molasses.

We would love to hear from talented Chefs who would like to be a part of something exciting and looking for a solid career progression within Ottolenghi kitchen.

You need to have at least 2 years of experience in a similar working environment.


What’s in it for you:

• Salary £30,000-32,000 Depending on experience
• 5 days out of 7 – 2 days off
• No doubles shifts!
• Regular evaluation of wage & performance review
• Staff food provided while on duty
• Chefs’ uniforms provided
• 50% staff discounts at our shops, restaurants and online
• Health Benefits through work-sponsored health insurance
• 28 days paid holiday & pension scheme
• Training, food, and wine tasting and cooking demos
• Expanding company with career progression & development
• Refer a friend scheme (£500 for both of you)
• Perkbox benefits such as discounted gym, cinema tickets and high street retailers


Key attributes:

• A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role
• Passionate about the food industry and obsessive about good food 
• You must be highly organised with great attention to detail
• Enjoys being part of a team but is also able to self-manage
• Strong work ethic and flexibility 
• Calm and efficient in a busy environment
• Work with the Head Chef to ensure consistent high standards and delicious flavours in our dishes
• Must be eligible to work in the UK


The role would suit an experienced Chef who is looking to step up in their career in the next few months and want to work with the best chefs in the industry.

We would love to help you find a happy and fulfilling workplace with us.

We do appreciate every applicant who takes the time to submit a CV, but due to the high volume of applications, only successful candidates will be contacted.