Chef de Partie

Looking for a new career as a chef within one of the largest of the Oxford colleges with a minimum of 30 days leave a year and time off over Christmas and the New Year?

Wadham College is looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated chef to join us on a permanent basis.

The successful candidate will join a friendly team of professional chefs with a wealth of experience and who are passionate about delivering high culinary standards. The role will involve preparing meals for a wide range of catered events in the College, including fine dining, garden parties and weddings.

Salary: £31,577 pa, depending on previous skills and experience with two additional £500 payments: on successful completion of your probationary period as well as the anniversary of your appointment.

Working straight-shifts, five days over seven and no need to work over the Christmas period or New Year's Day.

College benefits include: 30 days annual leave plus additional, attractive health and pension schemes, free meals on duty, professional development and training, travel schemes, access to leisure facilities and a huge number of discounts available with local and national suppliers and retailers detailed here: Discounts | HR Support ( There is no parking available on site.

Applications are welcome now and will be considered within one week.

The post is open until filled.


For a copy of the job description and to obtain an application form, please contact the HR Department: / 01865 277900 or visit our job page at:

Wadham College is an equal opportunity and Living Wage employer

Chef de Partie - JDPS