We are always on the look out for enthusiastic, like-minded and motivated individuals to be part of our team at Sculpture by the Lakes.



Sculpture by the Lakes – Chef vacancy

Position: Senior Chef de Partie or Junior sous

The Kitchen at Sculpture by the Lakes are looking for a keen chef to join our small kitchen team.

The ideal person would have an obvious passion for food and be of a senior Chef de Partie/Junior Sous standard, with a minimum Level 2 Food Hygiene qualification.

More importantly we’d love to have someone who is genuinely passionate about food, positive and with a flexible attitude. We value all this as much as a long list of kitchens that you have worked in! Though no bad thing.

The Cafe offers seasonal dishes using the finest local meats, fresh fish and vegetables largely from our own stunning Kitchen garden.


– Competitive hourly rate depending on experience, plus share of tips

– 40 Hour week

– 2 consecutive days off

– 28 days holiday

– Christmas and New Year off

– Daytime hours, some occasional evenings through the Spring/Summer working on some exciting outdoor cookery events.

Sense of humor essential

If you like the idea of joining a small, progressive, inclusive kitchen

that will reward you with a rich working environment then drop us a line with your CV.


Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Pay: From £13.00 per hour

Expected hours: 40 per week

• Discounted or free food
• Employee discount
• Free parking
• On-site parking

• 8 hour shift
• Day shift
• Monday to Friday
• Weekend availability

Supplemental pay types:
• Tips

• Chef: 2 years (required)


Our volunteers are a wonderful group of individuals who provide invaluable help with greeting visitors to Sculpture by the Lakes or help our team in the gardens.

If you would like to spend a day a week during the summer months helping our team at Sculpture by the Lakes please get in touch.