We are looking for a pastry chef within the Hertfordshire region. The pastry chef will be employed by a world renowned contract caterer at one of their most exclusive sites within the UK.


The Salary will be up to £32k plus benefits and career progression for ambitious candidates.


The Pastry Chef role:


In-charge of all pastry items and menus. Mostly all prepared and made in house

Responsible for 2 junior pastry chefs and assisting in their development

Ensure that all pastry is consistent and display correctly in the units

Special designs for themed cakes and desserts

Responsible for HACCP in the pastry kitchen

Keeping recipes and photos of all pastry items

In charge of Costing and wastage

Deliver tastings for the client and improve where required


Required from potential pastry chef candidates


Experience of running a pastry kitchen

Used to high volumes of production

Worked in hotels or large volume contract catering

Have relevant pastry qualifications

Live within driving distance or commutable distance to site


This will be a 5 day working week over a 7 day rota. Busy periods of this role are within school holidays


A great opportunity for a pastry chef to be in a hardworking but fun environment within a great company.