As you’d expect, great taste and exceptional quality are the order of the day in our in-store kitchens. Bring us your culinary skills, and you’ll be helping to make sure we remain a firm favourite with our customers.

About the role

Our café and restaurant kitchens are hives of activity. You’ll add to the buzz that surrounds them with your ability to cook or prepare every dish exquisitely. Keeping things spic and span will be down to you. As well as ensuring rigorous standards of hygiene, you’ll also keep an eye on costs and profits.

Salary & Benefits: £8.75 - £9.90 per hour (following probationary period and dependent on location) plus 20% staff discount

About you

Experience as a chef in a fully operational kitchen environment is a must for this role. You’ll set and expect high standards too. Add in an impressive head for business and you’ll be the ideal all-round package.

About the application process

To start with, you’ll need to complete an online assessment. This includes a kitchen-based knowledge test and a short questionnaire. 

If you’re successful, you’ll take part in a face-to-face assessment made up of kitchen-based knowledge and situational tests and an interview with a line manager.

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Working in Café, Bakery & Deli

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Where you'll work
M&S Kitchen

You'll be working in one of our kitchens nationwide